Internet providers in 98402

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Xfinity $29.99 15 - 987 MbpsCable100%
CenturyLink $45 12 - 20 MbpsDSL100%
Click Cable TV - -Cable100%
GTT Communications - -DSL7.365%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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98402 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 98402 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 98402 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Tacoma, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the 98402 area, and 100% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 98402, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 987 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 98402

The largest internet providers serving the 98402 ZIP code are Xfinity, CenturyLink, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to the area.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all in the 98402 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 100% of the area. Tacoma’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 98402 ZIP code.

Xfinity cable internet

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

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in the 98402 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 98402 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 Tacoma, $46.24.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Tacoma, $2.89.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 987 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in 98402 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Tacoma's providers, 264 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

20 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to all households in the 98402 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink 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 CenturyLink start at $45/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Tacoma, $46.24.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.75 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Tacoma, $2.89.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 20 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in 98402 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Tacoma's providers, 264 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 98402 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 98402 ZIP where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Tacoma, $46.24.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Tacoma, $2.89.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in 98402 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Tacoma's providers, 264 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 98402 frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in the 98402 ZIP code with download speeds up to 987 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 98402. The next fastest internet provider in the 98402 ZIP code is Click Cable TV, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 98402 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Tacoma, $46.24.

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There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

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.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.