The medium size coastal city of Mukilteo is one of the most expensive place to live in America. Many of the white-collar employees who work there are in management. They are wealthy and well-educated. In addition, the community is quite ethnically diverse. More than 20% of residents were born overseas. Residents depend on internet services to keep in touch with loved ones overseas and pursue education and career goals. 100% of Mukilteo residents have access to high-speed internet compared with 94% of Washington state.
Frontier Fios provides DSL to 100% of Mukilteo homes. Xfinity reaches 100% of residents with cable internet services. Fiber optics is beginning to enter the area. Frontier Fios currently reaches 64% of residents in the Harbour Pointe neighborhood with this service.
Businesses can also connect to copper wire and DSL from Megpath and Integra telecom.