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Internet providers in College, AK

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College, AK internet providers

Provider
Intelsat General Communications - -Cable80%
ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS $79.99 10 - 50 MbpsDSL79%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Matanuska Telephone Association $59.99 -Wireless57%
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College internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in College 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 College area will have access to DSL, which covers 95% of College residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 94% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in College, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the College area, and 76.93% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among College's four internet providers, prices start at $64.99 and available download speeds reach up to 50 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in College

The largest internet providers in College are ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS and HughesNet bringing DSL and satellite options to College.

DSL internet from ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS is available to most College residents, covering 79% 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*
$79.99/mo.
Max download speed

50 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

79%

DSL from ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS offers broadband to most households in College covering 79% of the area.

DSL internet from ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS uses telephone lines in College 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 $79.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in College, $68.32.

ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $8.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in College, $3.80.

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 College. These download speeds are available to 79% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all College's providers, 26 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.2 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in College covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of College 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in College, $68.32.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in College, $3.80.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.2 Mbps in College. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all College's providers, 26 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

Internet provider frequently asked questions

ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS is the fastest internet provider in College with download speeds up to 50 Mbps. These speeds are available to 79% of households in College. The next fastest internet provider in College is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Matanuska Telephone Association offers the cheapest internet in College with plans starting at $59.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in College, $68.32.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

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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.