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Internet providers in 85298

Find internet providers serving the 85298 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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85298 internet providers

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Provider
Cox $29.99 10 - 300 MbpsCable100%
CenturyLink $65 12 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic100%
CenturyLink $45 12 - 120 MbpsDSL100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Phoenix Internet $50 7 - 15 MbpsWireless100%
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85298 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 85298 ZIP code 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 85298 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 100% of those living in the 85298 ZIP code.

There are four internet providers serving the 85298 area. Among four internet providers in 85298, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 85298

The largest internet providers serving the 85298 ZIP code are Cox and CenturyLink bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to the area.

Cable internet from Cox is available to nearly all in the 85298 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 100% of the area. Gilbert’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers fiber-optic to around 100% of residents in the 85298 ZIP code.

Cox cable internet

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

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Cox offers broadband to all households in the 85298 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Cox’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 85298 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, $46.24.

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, $2.72.

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 85298 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Gilbert's providers, 365 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

120 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to all households in the 85298 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink 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 CenturyLink start at $45/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Gilbert, $46.24.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.75 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Gilbert, $2.72.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 120 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 85298 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Gilbert's providers, 365 Mbps.

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CenturyLink fiber-optic internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$65/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Fiber-optic from CenturyLink offers broadband to all households in the 85298 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from CenturyLink is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 85298 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for CenturyLink start at $65/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Gilbert, $46.24.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.42 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Gilbert, $2.72.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 85298 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Gilbert's providers, 365 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 85298 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet offers 100% availability in Gilbert and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Gilbert at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 85298 ZIP, 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 Gilbert may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $59.99 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 Gilbert cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 85298 frequently asked questions

CenturyLink is the fastest internet provider in the 85298 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 85298. The next fastest internet provider in the 85298 ZIP code is Cox, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Cox offers the cheapest internet in the 85298 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Gilbert, $46.24.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 85298 ZIP code, covering 100% of the city.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

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.