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Internet providers in Cottonwood, AZ

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Cottonwood, AZ internet providers

Provider
Frontier $27.99 6 - 24 MbpsDSL1.069%
CenturyLink $49.00 20 - 140 MbpsDSL71%
Suddenlink $35.00 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable13%
Sparklight $45.00 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable84%
HughesNet $49.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Cottonwood internet service at a glance

At 94%, broadband coverage in Cottonwood is slightly higher than the rest of Arizona - 84%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Cottonwood area will have access to cable, which covers 92% of Cottonwood residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 91% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Cottonwood, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are nine internet providers serving the Cottonwood area, and 89.21% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Cottonwood's nine internet providers, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Cottonwood

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
CenturyLink 77 Mbps 50 Mbps DSL
HughesNet 35 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
Sparklight 123 Mbps 18 Mbps Cable
Viasat 24 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in Cottonwood

The largest internet providers in Cottonwood are CenturyLink, Suddenlink, and Sparklight bringing DSL and cable options to Cottonwood.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to most Cottonwood residents, covering 71% of households. Some will also have the option of cable from Suddenlink, which covers 13% of the area. Cottonwood’s third most-available internet provider, Sparklight, offers cable to around 84% of Cottonwood residents.

CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$49/mo.
Max download speed

140 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

71%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in Cottonwood covering 71% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Cottonwood 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 CenturyLink start at $49/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Cottonwood, $43.99.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.45 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Cottonwood, $1.16.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 140 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in Cottonwood. These download speeds are available to 71% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Cottonwood's providers, 316 Mbps.

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Suddenlink cable internet

Provider
Suddenlink
Starting price*
$35/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

13%

Cable from Suddenlink offers broadband to a limited number of households in Cottonwood covering 13% of the area.

Suddenlink’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Cottonwood residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Suddenlink start at $35/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Cottonwood, $43.99.

Suddenlink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.35 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Cottonwood, $1.16.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Suddenlink offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in Cottonwood. These download speeds are available to 13% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Cottonwood's providers, 316 Mbps.

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Sparklight cable internet

Provider

Sparklight

Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

84%

Cable from Sparklight offers broadband to nearly all households in Cottonwood covering 84% of the area.

Sparklight’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Cottonwood residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Sparklight start at $45/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Cottonwood, $43.99.

Sparklight customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.45 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Cottonwood, $1.16.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Sparklight offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in Cottonwood. These download speeds are available to 84% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Cottonwood's providers, 316 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Cottonwood, you’ll likely have options from cable and DSL internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Cottonwood, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Cottonwood and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Cottonwood at $49.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Cottonwood at $50/mo. for speeds up to 5 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Cottonwood residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Cottonwood may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $49.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Cottonwood cable and DSL internet providers.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Suddenlink is the fastest internet provider in Cottonwood with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 13% of households in Cottonwood. The next fastest internet provider in Cottonwood is Sparklight, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 84% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in Cottonwood with plans starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Cottonwood, $43.99.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.

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%.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.