Pendleton, OR High Speed Internet Service

There are a total of 5 companies providing internet service to a significant portion of Pendleton, Oregon and meet the minimum accepted broadband definition of 25 Mbps download speed. Our proprietary ranking calculation takes into account different aspects of useable download speed, upload speed and coverage area. For example, an increase of 100 Mbps download speed from 200 Mbps to 300 Mbps is much more significant for users than an increase from 1000 Mbps to 1100Mpbs. Also, for nearly all users download speed is much more important than upload speed. Our ranked ordering of internet service providers in Pendleton:

Rank Provider Tech Max Download Speed Max Upload Speed Availability
1SpectrumCable940 Mbps35 Mbps99.9%
2WtechlinkFiber, wireless800 Mbps800 Mbps100.0%
3CenturyLinkDSL, Fiber940 Mbps940 Mbps18.0%
4ViaSatSatellite100 Mbps3 Mbps100%
5HughesNetSatellite25 Mbps3 Mbps100%
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Pendleton OR Internet Access Options

More internet service competition in a city encourages providers to continue to build out and improve their network in addition to keeping prices fair.
The following represents the percentage of population in Pendleton which have access to at least two internet service providers with a particular internet access speed:

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Broadband Internet Speeds

Curious how fast the average internet speeds in Pendleton are compared to Umatilla County? Also, curious how the speeds compare to Oregon overall?
Average download speeds in Pendleton of 40.79 Mbps are faster than the Umatilla County average download speeds and faster than the statewide average for Oregon.

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Pendleton Internet Access Facts

  • DSL internet is available to 19.9% of the Umatilla County population

  • The average internet download speed in Pendleton is 40.79 Mbps based upon 32928 measurements taken in the last 12 months

  • Cable internet is available to 99.9% of the Pendleton population

  • Fiber optic internet is available to 100.0% of Pendleton residents

  • There are 5 residential internet providers in Pendleton, OR providing service to at least 15% of the city

  • The average download speed in Pendleton is 162.1% faster than the Umatilla County average and 25.9% faster than the national average of 32.4 Mbps

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Internet Access Technologies

DSL, Cable, Fiber and Fixed Wireless are four common types of technology used to provide internet access. The following chart shows the percentage of Pendleton residents who have access to each of these technology types.


Internet Service FAQs

Who has the best internet service near me?

Our proprietary algorithm that takes into consideration download speed, upload speed, availability and overall value ranks Spectrum as the top provider for Pendleton, Oregon.

Who has the fastest internet service in Pendleton?

Spectrum and CenturyLink with a download speed of 940 Mbps provide the fastest internet service in Pendleton.

What locations were used in calculating broadband internet coverage for Pendleton, Oregon?

The following zip codes were used: 97801

What internet download speed do I need?

Consider the following general rules of thumb when determining the download speed you need for your new Pendleton internet service.

Speed Devices Typical Usage
25+ Mbps1-2 devicesWeb browsing
Music streaming
HD video streaming
100+ Mbps3-5 devicesVideo conferencing
4K video streaming
Online gaming
1000+ Mbps6+ devicesMultiple video or 4K streams
Zero latency gaming

How do the internet speeds in Pendleton compare to other cities in Oregon?

Click through to see how the Pendleton broadband speeds compare to these other cities throughout the state: Bunker Hill, Cave Junction, Cedar Hills, Dallas, Glide, Hood River, Tualatin

Is there fiber internet service near me?

Yes, there are fiber internet providers in Pendleton - Wtechlink and CenturyLink.

What is DSL internet service?

DSL provides internet service via phone lines but at speeds typically 100x or more than old fashioned dial-up service over those same phone lines. Download speeds are typically slower than cable, but DSL is more likely to be available in a remote location than cable.

Which internet service provider offers the most coverage in Pendleton, Oregon?

Wtechlink provides broadband internet service to 100.0% of Pendleton.

What is cable internet service?

Cable internet service streams data through the same coaxial cables used for cable television. In nearly all instances cable internet will be faster than DSL. Cable internet is available to nearly 90% of Americans but does not have as much coverage in remote areas as DSL.




Pendleton Cable TV, Satellite TV and Streaming Services

Our ranking of internet service plans can make choosing a new provider fairly easy. Selecting a TV provider is more difficult as additional variables are involved. If you are a heavy TV viewer and/or watch in multiple rooms at the same time, a traditional cable TV package or satellite TV provider may be the best option for you. However, if you live in a rental property or a heavily wooded area, satellite TV may not be a viable option. Streaming TV packages can be a good option for many, especially if your internet plan does not have a data limit. Read through the pros and cons of the various TV packages available to you and chose the best match to your viewing needs.


Spectrum

  • 125+ channels
  • Flexible packages
  • 85,000 OnDemand titles
  • All plans feature sports, breaking news, movies plus Spectrum Originals
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DISH

  • 290+ channels
  • Satellite coverage virtually anywhere
  • 4 video package tiers
  • Access to apps, Google assistant and 2000 hour smart DVR
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Hulu Live TV

  • 75+ channels
  • Access to premium Hulu originals
  • Includes Disney+ and ESPN+
  • 2 simultaneous streams supported on a broad array of devices
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YouTube TV

  • 85+ channels
  • Unlimited cloud DVR
  • Local network coverage
  • Sports plus, Spanish plus and premium movie add-ons
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DIRECTV stream

  • 140+ channels
  • Unlimited cloud DVR
  • Local network and sports coverage
  • Unlimited streams in-home. TV to go with the DIRECTV app
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fuboTV

  • 180+ channels
  • 1000 hours of cloud DVR
  • Local network coverage
  • Extensive sports coverage plus sports add-on packages
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