Internet providers in 99709

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ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS $89.99 -DSL69%
Intelsat General Communications - -Cable60%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 2 MbpsSatellite100%
Matanuska Telephone Association $59.99 -Wireless83%
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99709 internet service at a glance

At 89%, broadband coverage in the 99709 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Alaska - 90%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 99709 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 74% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 69% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Fairbanks, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the 99709 area, and 53.62% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among four internet providers in 99709, prices start at $59.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 99709

The largest internet providers serving the 99709 ZIP code are ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS and HughesNet bringing DSL and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS is available to most Fairbanks residents, covering 69% 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

69%

DSL from ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS offers broadband to most households in the 99709 ZIP code, covering 69% 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 Fairbanks, $69.99.

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 99709 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 69% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Fairbanks's providers, 2 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

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

2 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.2 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 99709 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 99709 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 lower than the average starting price for internet in Fairbanks, $69.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fairbanks, $2.80.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 2 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.2 Mbps in 99709 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Fairbanks's providers, 2 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 99709 frequently asked questions

Intelsat General Communications is the fastest internet provider in the 99709 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 60% of households in 99709. The next fastest internet provider in the 99709 ZIP code is ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS, offering download speeds up to 50 Mbps to 69% of the area.

HughesNet offers the cheapest internet in the 99709 ZIP with service starting at $59.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Fairbanks, $69.99.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

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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