Internet providers in 99503

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99503 internet providers

Provider
Intelsat General Communications - -Cable100%
ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS $89.99 -DSL83%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Borealis Broadband $40.00 3 - 25 MbpsWireless100%
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99503 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 99503 ZIP code is slightly higher than the rest of Alaska - 90%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 99503 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 83% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Anchorage, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the 99503 area, and 82.52% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among four internet providers in 99503, prices start at $40 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 99503

The largest internet providers serving the 99503 ZIP code are ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS and HughesNet bringing DSL and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS is available to most Anchorage residents, covering 83% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area.

ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS DSL internet

Provider

ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS

Starting price*
$89.99/mo.
Max download speed

50 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

83%

DSL from ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS offers broadband to nearly all households in the 99503 ZIP code, covering 83% of the area.

DSL internet from ALASKA 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 ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS start at $89.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Anchorage, $63.33.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS offers download speeds up to 50 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 99503 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 83% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Anchorage's providers, 25 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 99503 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 99503 ZIP where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $59.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Anchorage, $63.33.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Anchorage, $4.52.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in 99503 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Anchorage's providers, 25 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 99503 frequently asked questions

Intelsat General Communications is the fastest internet provider in the 99503 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 99503. The next fastest internet provider in the 99503 ZIP code is ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS, offering download speeds up to 50 Mbps to 83% of the area.

Borealis Broadband offers the cheapest internet in the 99503 ZIP with service starting at $40/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Anchorage, $63.33.

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.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.