Rockaway Beach, Oregon Broadband Internet Service

There are a total of 4 companies providing internet service to a significant portion of Rockaway Beach, 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 Rockaway Beach:

Rank Provider Tech Max Download Speed Max Upload Speed Availability
1SpectrumCable940 Mbps35 Mbps99.6%
2ViaSatSatellite100 Mbps3 Mbps100%
3CenturyLinkDSL25 Mbps2 Mbps43.0%
4HughesNetSatellite25 Mbps3 Mbps100%
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Rockaway Beach OR Internet Access Options

Studies have shown that the competition from having two or more broadband internet providers in a community leads to lower prices and better overall service.
The chart below graphs the segment of the population which has a choice of internet providers at four different ranges of download speeds.

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Broadband Internet Speeds

Curious how fast the average internet speeds in Rockaway Beach are compared to Tillamook County? Also, curious how the speeds compare to Oregon overall?
Average download speeds in Rockaway Beach of 27.02 Mbps are faster than the Tillamook County average download speeds and faster than the statewide average for Oregon.

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Rockaway Beach Internet Access Facts

  • Fiber optic internet is available to 5.8% of Tillamook County residents

  • The average internet download speed in Tillamook County is 11.69 Mbps based upon 71664 samples taken in the past year

  • The average download speed in Rockaway Beach is 8.9% faster than the average in Oregon and 16.6% slower than the national average of 32.4 Mbps

  • The average upload speed in Rockaway Beach is 6.55 Mbps. This is 166.3% faster than the Tillamook County average and 43.5% slower than the national average of 11.56 Mbps

  • Cable internet is available to 99.6% of the Rockaway Beach population

  • There are 4 residential internet providers in Rockaway Beach, OR providing service to at least 15% of the city

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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 Rockaway Beach 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 Rockaway Beach, Oregon.

Who has the fastest internet service in Rockaway Beach?

Spectrum with a download speed of 940 Mbps provides the fastest internet service in Rockaway Beach.

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

The following zip codes were used: 97136

What internet download speed do I need?

Consider the following general rules of thumb when determining the download speed you need for your new Rockaway Beach 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
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How do the internet speeds in Rockaway Beach compare to other cities in Oregon?

Click through to see how the Rockaway Beach broadband speeds compare to these other cities throughout the state: Beaverton, Cedar Hills, Elgin, Lakeview, North Bend, Salem, Wilsonville

Is there fiber internet service near me?

Most likely there is not. Our latest information shows there are no fiber internet providers offering coverage to more than 15% of the Rockaway Beach, Oregon population.

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 Rockaway Beach, Oregon?

Spectrum provides broadband internet service to 99.6% of Rockaway Beach.

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.




Rockaway Beach 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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