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Goldstream internet service at a glance
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Provider: Alaska Communications Systems Holdings, Inc.
people have access to broadband internet of any type
1 provider - 74.95%
2 providers - 0%
3 providers - 0%
4+ providers - 0%
Most available internet technology
Cable - 0.000%
DSL - 75%
Fiber - 0.000%
At 75%, broadband coverage in Goldstream is slightly lower than the rest of Alaska - 90%, and slightly lower than broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.
The vast majority of those living in the Goldstream area will have access to DSL, which covers 75% of Goldstream residents. No cable or fiber-optic providers are currently available in Goldstream, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.
There are three internet providers serving the Goldstream area. Among Goldstream's three internet providers, prices start at $59.99 and available download speeds reach up to 40 Mbps.See all providers
Top high-speed internet providers in Goldstream
The largest internet providers in Goldstream are HughesNet bringing satellite options to Goldstream.
Satellite internet from HughesNet is available to nearly all Goldstream residents, covering 100% of households.
HughesNet satellite internet
*Pricing per month plus taxes for length of contract. Additional fees and terms may apply. Pricing varies by location and availability. All prices subject to change at any time. May or may not be available based on service address. Speeds may vary. As of Mar 10, 2020.
Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Goldstream covering 100% of the area.
HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Goldstream 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 Goldstream, $59.99.
HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Goldstream, $30.00.
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 Goldstream. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Goldstream's providers, 2 Mbps.
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Goldstream, AK internet providers
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*Pricing per month plus taxes for length of contract. Additional fees and terms may apply. Pricing varies by location and availability. All prices subject to change at any time. May or may not be available based on service address. As of Mar 10, 2020.Need help?
Internet provider frequently asked questions
What’s the fastest internet provider in Goldstream?
Alaska Communications Systems Holdings, Inc. is the fastest internet provider in Goldstream with download speeds up to 40 Mbps. These speeds are available to 75% of households in Goldstream. The next fastest internet provider in Goldstream is AlasConnect, LLC, offering download speeds up to 4 Mbps to 100% of the area.
What’s the cheapest internet provider in Goldstream?
HughesNet offers the cheapest internet in Goldstream with plans starting at $59.99/mo. This is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Goldstream, $59.99.
Can I get Wi-Fi without a provider?
Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.
What are my internet options?
Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.
Where can I find free Wi-Fi near me?
Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.
How can I lower my cable bill?
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.