Internet providers in Tukwila, WA

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Tukwila internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Tukwila 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 Tukwila area will have access to cable, which covers 98% of Tukwila residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 91% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 41% of those living in Tukwila.

There are five internet providers serving the Tukwila area, and 94.47% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Tukwila's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Tukwila

The largest internet providers in Tukwila are Xfinity and CenturyLink bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to Tukwila.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Tukwila residents, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 84% of the area. Tukwila’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers fiber-optic to around 41% of Tukwila residents.

Xfinity cable internet

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

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

98%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Tukwila covering 98% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Tukwila 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 Tukwila, $47.24.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Tukwila, $3.63.

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 Tukwila. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Tukwila's providers, 544 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$49/mo.
Max download speed

140 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

84%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Tukwila covering 84% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Tukwila 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 $49/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Tukwila, $47.24.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.08 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Tukwila, $3.63.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 140 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in Tukwila. These download speeds are available to 84% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Tukwila's providers, 544 Mbps.

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CenturyLink fiber-optic internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$49/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

41%

Fiber-optic from CenturyLink offers broadband to about half of households in Tukwila covering 41% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from CenturyLink is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Tukwila than other internet types.

Internet prices for CenturyLink start at $49/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Tukwila, $47.24.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.08 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Tukwila, $3.63.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Tukwila. These download speeds are available to 41% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Tukwila's providers, 544 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Tukwila, you’ll likely have options from cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Tukwila, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and ViaSat, Inc. offers 100% availability in Tukwila and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Tukwila at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. The starting price for ViaSat, Inc. plans is about average for Tukwila at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Tukwila residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Tukwila, WA internet providers

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Provider
Xfinity $29.99/mo. 15 - 987 MbpsCable98%
CenturyLink $49/mo. 12 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic41%
CenturyLink $49/mo. 12 - 140 MbpsDSL84%
Pivotal Global Capacity, LLC - -DSL1.730%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

CenturyLink is the fastest internet provider in Tukwila with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 41% of households in Tukwila. The next fastest internet provider in Tukwila is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 987 Mbps to 98% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Tukwila with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Tukwila, $47.24.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Tukwila, covering 41% of the city.

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.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

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.