Internet providers in 98801

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98801 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $27.99 6 - 24 MbpsDSL93%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable98%
Chelan County PUD - -Fiber-optic99%
LocalTel Communications $46.95 100 - 60 MbpsDSL11%
Telephone Operating Company of Vermont $34.95 24 - 15 MbpsDSL1.668%
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98801 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 98801 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 98801 ZIP will have access to fiber-optic, which covers 99% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 93% of those living in the 98801 ZIP code.

There are eight internet providers serving the 98801 area, and 98.20% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 98801, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 98801

The largest internet providers serving the 98801 ZIP code are Frontier, Spectrum, and LocalTel Communications bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all in the 98801 ZIP code, covering 93% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 98% of the area. Wenatchee’s third most-available internet provider, LocalTel Communications, offers DSL to around 11% of residents in the 98801 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$27.99/mo.
Max download speed

24 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

93%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in the 98801 ZIP code, covering 93% 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 $27.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Wenatchee, $44.15.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Wenatchee, $0.46.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 24 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in 98801 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Wenatchee's providers, 63 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

98%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 98801 ZIP code, covering 98% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 98801 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Wenatchee, $44.15.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.22 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Wenatchee, $0.46.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in 98801 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Wenatchee's providers, 63 Mbps.

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LocalTel Communications DSL internet

Provider

LocalTel Communications

Starting price*
$46.95/mo.
Max download speed

60 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

11%

DSL from LocalTel Communications offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 98801 ZIP code, covering 11% of the area.

DSL internet from LocalTel Communications 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 LocalTel Communications start at $46.95/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Wenatchee, $44.15.

LocalTel Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.47 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Wenatchee, $0.46.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, LocalTel Communications offers download speeds up to 60 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in 98801 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 11% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Wenatchee's providers, 63 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 98801 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 98801 and the greater Wenatchee area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Wenatchee at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Wenatchee at $50/mo. for speeds up to 5 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 98801 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 98801 frequently asked questions

Chelan County PUD is the fastest internet provider in the 98801 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in 98801. The next fastest internet provider in the 98801 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 98% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in the 98801 ZIP with service starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Wenatchee, $44.15.

Chelan County PUD is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 98801 ZIP code, covering 99% of the city.

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.

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.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.