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Internet providers in Palmer, AK

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Palmer, AK internet providers

Provider
AlasConnect $59.99 -DSL100%
Intelsat General Communications - -Cable99%
AlasConnect $59.99 -Fiber-optic3.983%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 2 MbpsSatellite100%
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Palmer internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Palmer 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 Palmer area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Palmer residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 3.980% of those living in Palmer.

There are three internet providers serving the Palmer area, and 98.72% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Palmer's three internet providers, prices start at $59.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Palmer

The largest internet providers in Palmer are AlasConnect and HughesNet bringing DSL and satellite options to Palmer.

DSL internet from AlasConnect is available to nearly all Palmer residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area.

AlasConnect DSL internet

Provider

AlasConnect

Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

40 Mbps

Max upload speed

15 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from AlasConnect offers broadband to all households in Palmer covering 100% of the area.

DSL internet from AlasConnect uses telephone lines in Palmer 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 AlasConnect start at $59.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Palmer, $59.99.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AlasConnect offers download speeds up to 40 Mbps and upload speeds up to 15 Mbps in Palmer. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Palmer'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 Palmer covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Palmer 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 Palmer, $59.99.

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 Palmer, $2.40.

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 Palmer. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Palmer's providers, 2 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Intelsat General Communications is the fastest internet provider in Palmer with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Palmer. The next fastest internet provider in Palmer is AlasConnect , offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 3.983% of the area.

HughesNet offers the cheapest internet in Palmer with plans starting at $59.99/mo. This is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Palmer, $59.99.

AlasConnect is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Palmer, covering 3.983% of the city.

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.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.

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.