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Internet providers in 98294

Find internet providers serving the 98294 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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98294 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL98%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable93%
Ziply Fiber $20.00 50 - 5,000 MbpsDSL98%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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98294 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 98294 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Washington - 97%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 98294 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 92% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 1.160% of those living in the 98294 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 98294 area, and 91.70% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 98294, prices start at $20 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Sultan

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
HughesNet 19 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
Viasat 1 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
Frontier 159 Mbps 133 Mbps DSL
Xfinity 71 Mbps 7 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 98294

The largest internet providers serving the 98294 ZIP code are Frontier, Xfinity, and Ziply Fiber bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all in the 98294 ZIP code, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 93% of the area. Sultan’s third most-available internet provider, Ziply Fiber, offers DSL to around 98% of residents in the 98294 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$54.99/mo.
Max download speed

Varies

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in the 98294 ZIP code, covering 98% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for Frontier start at $54.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Sultan, $47.99.

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Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

93%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in the 98294 ZIP code, covering 93% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 98294 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Sultan, $47.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sultan, $1.41.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in 98294 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Sultan's providers, 265 Mbps.

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Ziply Fiber DSL internet

Provider

Ziply Fiber

Starting price*
$20/mo.
Max download speed

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from Ziply Fiber offers broadband to nearly all households in the 98294 ZIP code, covering 98% of the area.

DSL internet from Ziply Fiber uses telephone lines to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for Ziply Fiber start at $20/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Sultan, $47.99.

Ziply Fiber customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.40 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sultan, $1.41.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Ziply Fiber offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in 98294 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Sultan's providers, 265 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 98294 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 98294 and the greater Sultan area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Sultan at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Sultan at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 98294 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 98294 frequently asked questions

Ziply Fiber is the fastest internet provider in the 98294 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in 98294. The next fastest internet provider in the 98294 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps to 93% of the area.

Ziply Fiber offers the cheapest internet in the 98294 ZIP with service starting at $20/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Sultan, $47.99.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.