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Internet providers in 99672

Find internet providers serving the 99672 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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99672 internet providers

Provider
ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS $79.99 10 - 50 MbpsDSL59%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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99672 internet service at a glance

At 78%, broadband coverage in the 99672 ZIP code 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 99672 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 78% of households. No cable or fiber-optic providers are currently available in Sterling, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are two internet providers serving the 99672 area. Among two internet providers in 99672, prices start at $64.99 and available download speeds reach up to 50 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Sterling

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS 16 Mbps 6 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 99672

The largest internet providers serving the 99672 ZIP code are ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS and HughesNet bringing DSL and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS is available to most Sterling residents, covering 59% 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*
$79.99/mo.
Max download speed

50 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

59%

DSL from ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS offers broadband to about half of households in the 99672 ZIP code, covering 59% 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 $79.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Sterling, $72.49.

ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $8.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sterling, $4.03.

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 99672 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 59% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Sterling's providers, 38 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 99672 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 99672 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Sterling, $72.49.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sterling, $4.03.

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 99672 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Sterling's providers, 38 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

Internet providers in 99672 frequently asked questions

ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS is the fastest internet provider in the 99672 ZIP code with download speeds up to 50 Mbps. These speeds are available to 59% of households in 99672. The next fastest internet provider in the 99672 ZIP code is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

HughesNet offers the cheapest internet in the 99672 ZIP with service starting at $64.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Sterling, $72.49.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

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.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.

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.