Internet providers in Gilbert, AZ

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Gilbert internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in Gilbert 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 Gilbert area will have access to DSL, which covers 96% of Gilbert residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 95% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 8.460% of those living in Gilbert.

There are five internet providers serving the Gilbert area, and 93.29% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Gilbert's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Gilbert

The largest internet providers in Gilbert are Cox, CenturyLink, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to Gilbert.

Cable internet from Cox is available to nearly all Gilbert residents, covering 95% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 96% of the area. Gilbert’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Gilbert residents.

Cox cable internet

Provider
Cox
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

95%

Cable from Cox offers broadband to nearly all households in Gilbert covering 95% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Cox start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Gilbert, $46.33.

Cox customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Gilbert, $3.09.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Cox offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in Gilbert. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Gilbert's providers, 822 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

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

140 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

96%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Gilbert covering 96% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Gilbert 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Gilbert, $46.33.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.08 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Gilbert, $3.09.

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 Gilbert. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Gilbert's providers, 822 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 Gilbert covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Gilbert 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Gilbert, $46.33.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Gilbert, $3.09.

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 Gilbert. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Gilbert's providers, 822 Mbps.

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Gilbert, AZ internet providers

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Provider
Cox $29.99/mo. 10 - 1,000 Mbps Fiber-optic 2.170%
Cox $29.99/mo. 10 - 300 Mbps Cable 95%
CenturyLink $49/mo. 12 - 1,000 Mbps Fiber-optic 7.094%
CenturyLink $49/mo. 12 - 140 Mbps DSL 96%
Pivotal Global Capacity, LLC - - DSL 2.100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Cox is the fastest internet provider in Gilbert with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 2.170% of households in Gilbert. The next fastest internet provider in Gilbert is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 7.094% of the area.

Cox offers the cheapest internet in Gilbert with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Gilbert, $46.33.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Gilbert, covering 7.094% of the city. Cox also offers fiber internet in Gilbert and is available to 2.170% of households.

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.

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.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.