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Soldotna internet service at a glance
Fastest advertised download speeds
Provider: General Communication, Inc.
people have access to broadband internet of any type
1 provider - 96.90%
2 providers - 85.57%
3 providers - 0%
4+ providers - 0%
Most available internet technology
Cable - 92%
DSL - 91%
Fiber - 0.000%
At 97%, broadband coverage in Soldotna 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 Soldotna area will have access to cable, which covers 92% of Soldotna residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 91% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Soldotna, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.
There are three internet providers serving the Soldotna area, and 85.57% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Soldotna's three internet providers, prices start at $59.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.See all providers
Top high-speed internet providers in Soldotna
The largest internet providers in Soldotna are HughesNet bringing satellite options to Soldotna.
Satellite internet from HughesNet is available to nearly all Soldotna 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 Soldotna covering 100% of the area.
HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Soldotna 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 Soldotna, $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 Soldotna, $30.00.
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 Soldotna. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Soldotna's providers, 25 Mbps.
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|General Communication, Inc.||-||-||Cable||92%|
|Alaska Communications Systems Holdings, Inc.||-||-||DSL||91%|
|HughesNet||$59.99/mo.||2 - 25 Mbps||Satellite||100%|
*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 Soldotna?
General Communication, Inc. is the fastest internet provider in Soldotna with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 92% of households in Soldotna. The next fastest internet provider in Soldotna is Alaska Communications Systems Holdings, Inc., offering download speeds up to 50 Mbps to 91% of the area.
What’s the cheapest internet provider in Soldotna?
HughesNet offers the cheapest internet in Soldotna with plans starting at $59.99/mo. This is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Soldotna, $59.99.
How can I boost my internet speeds?
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.
What’s the best internet deal in my area?
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.
Is cable or fiber internet better?
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%.
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.