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Internet providers in Homer, AK

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Homer, AK internet providers

Provider
Intelsat General Communications - -Cable93%
ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS $89.99 -DSL87%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
SPITwSPOTS $89.00 10 - 100 MbpsWireless100%
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Homer internet service at a glance

At 94%, broadband coverage in Homer 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 Homer area will have access to cable, which covers 93% of Homer residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 87% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Homer, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the Homer area, and 86.63% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Homer's four internet providers, prices start at $59.99 and available download speeds reach up to 250 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Homer

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

DSL internet from ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS is available to nearly all Homer residents, covering 87% 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

87%

DSL from ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS offers broadband to nearly all households in Homer covering 87% of the area.

DSL internet from ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS uses telephone lines in Homer 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 Homer, $79.66.

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 Homer. These download speeds are available to 87% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Homer's providers, 63 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 Homer covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Homer 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 significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Homer, $79.66.

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 Homer, $4.43.

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 Homer. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Homer's providers, 63 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Intelsat General Communications is the fastest internet provider in Homer with download speeds up to 250 Mbps. These speeds are available to 93% of households in Homer. The next fastest internet provider in Homer is SPITwSPOTS, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 100% of the area.

HughesNet offers the cheapest internet in Homer with plans starting at $59.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Homer, $79.66.

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.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.

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.

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.