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There are 100 home TV and internet providers and 110 business providers across all of Washington. 75.6% of homes can get more than one wired (cable, DSL, fiber) internet provider, which is below average (#40 out of 52, including Puerto Rico and Washington D.C.). Competition is generally good for the customer, which means internet in Washington is more likely to offer competitive speeds or prices. All home internet providers are listed below.

Washington Internet Service Providers

Internet Provider State Coverage Link
CenturyLink 79.4% Visit site
XFINITY (Comcast) 73.3% Visit site
StarTouch Broadband 37.2% Visit site
Frontier Communications 34.6% Visit site
Wave Broadband 10.3% Visit site
Spectrum 9.6% Visit site
Desert Winds Wireless 9.2% Visit site
Wired or Wireless 7.7% Visit site
Ptera Inc 6.6% Visit site
Columbia Energy 6.4% Visit site

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Internet Provider State Coverage Link
ClickCableTV 5.6% Visit site
PogoZone 3.8% Visit site
Washington Broadband 2.7% Visit site
GTT 2.7% Visit site
Odessa Office 2.5% Visit site
NCI 1.7% Visit site
Benton Rural Electric Association 1.6% Visit site
Consolidated Communications 1.5% Visit site
Public Utility District #2 of Grant County, WA 1.5% Visit site
RainierConnect 1.1% Visit site
First Step Internet 1% Visit site
Chelan County PUD 0.9% Visit site
LocalTel Communications 0.9% Visit site
Northland Communications 0.8% Visit site
OKPUD 0.7% Visit site
Rock Island Communications 0.6% Visit site
Douglas County PUD 0.6% Visit site
Pend Oreille Valley Networks 0.6% Visit site
Hood Canal Communications 0.5% Visit site
Kittitas Broadband 0.5% Visit site
King Street Wireless 0.4% Visit site
TDS 0.4% Visit site
Whidbey Telecom 0.3% Visit site
Cable One 0.3% Visit site
Salish Networks 0.2% Visit site
Gorge Networks 0.2% Visit site
The Toledo Telephone 0.2% Visit site
Inland Networks 0.2% Visit site
Tenino Telephone Company 0.1% Visit site
North Olympic Peninsula Data Centers 0.1% Visit site
Rebus Communications 0.1% Visit site
Stephouse Networks 0.1% Visit site
Kalama Telephone Company 0.1% Visit site
Coast Communications Company 0.1% Visit site
HFN 0.1% Visit site
Cascades Computing 0.1% Visit site
Orcas Online 0.1% Visit site
Wahkiakum West 0.1% Visit site
CougarWireless 0.1% Visit site
Methownet 0.1% Visit site
Symplified Technologies 0.1% Visit site
Coulee Internet Services 0.1% Visit site
Television Association of Republic 0.1% Visit site
Zito Media LP 0.1% Visit site
Concept Cable <.1% Visit site
Colfax Highline Cable <.1% Visit site
Visionary Communications <.1% Visit site
Seymour Channels Satellite <.1% Visit site
eastlink <.1% Visit site
St. John Cable <.1% Visit site
Red Spectrum Communications <.1% Visit site
RTI Rural Telecom <.1% Visit site
Eastern Oregon Telecom <.1% Visit site
Skyline Telecom <.1% Visit site
Pioneer Telephone Company <.1% Visit site
Mosier WiNet <.1% Visit site
CresComm WiFi <.1% Visit site <.1% Visit site
Blackfoot Communications <.1% N/A
WiFiby CV <.1% Visit site
ZochNet <.1% Visit site
GeoLinks <.1% Visit site
WeavTel <.1% Visit site
Evertek <.1% Visit site
Leader Communications <.1% Visit site
Uniti <.1% Visit site
Hat Island Telephone Company <.1% Visit site
Birch Communications <.1% Visit site
Leaco Rural Telephone Cooperative <.1% Visit site
Infostructure <.1% Visit site

15.9% of Washingtonians have only 1 wired provider connected to their block. 2.2% have no options at their homes except for satellite internet. This places Washington as the 12th most connected state.

Internet Provider Types

97.8% of Washington homes can get some type of internet. The table below shows which types of service are available.

Internet Type % of Washington
Fiber 32.2%
Cable 90.4%
DSL 91.9%
Fixed Wireless 41.3%

Washington Internet Speeds

We measure two different types of max speeds. The first is a measure of the fastest speed a home could get for any price. For Washington the average is 32.1 Mbps. This measure puts Washington #16 out of 52 in the US.

Download Speed % of Washington
.1 to 5 Mbps 0.3%
6 to 10 Mbps 0.4%
11 to 20 Mbps 0.5%
21 to 30 Mbps 3.4%
31 to 75 Mbps 1.0%
76 to 100 Mbps 11.6%
101 to 250 Mbps 23.4%
251 to 500 Mbps 0.0%
501 to 999 Mbps 41.7%
1 Gbps or more 16.9%

Our second measure of speed is the actual average speed in Mbps for all Washingtonians. Real-world average speeds in Washington are about 32.1 Mbps, meaning Washington ranks #3 out of 52.

Detailed Internet Data by City

DecisionData has obsessively collected and calculated the most comprehensive data for ISPs (internet service providers) in Washington. Click on a city to view detailed information including speeds by provider by city and much more.

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