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Internet providers in 85142

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85142 internet providers

Provider
Cox $29.99 10 - 300 MbpsCable100%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 40 MbpsDSL100%
Mediacom $29.99 60 - 200 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
PhoenixInternet - -Wireless100%
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85142 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 85142 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 85142 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. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Queen Creek, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the 85142 area. Among five internet providers in 85142, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Queen Creek

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Cox 186 Mbps 32 Mbps Cable
Mediacom 29 Mbps 6 Mbps Cable
CenturyLink 60 Mbps 39 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 85142

The largest internet providers serving the 85142 ZIP code are Cox, CenturyLink, and Mediacom bringing cable and DSL options to the area.

Cable internet from Cox is available to nearly all in the 85142 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 100% of the area. Queen Creek’s third most-available internet provider, Mediacom, offers cable to around 100% of residents in the 85142 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 85142 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Cox’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 85142 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 Queen Creek, $41.24.

Cox customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Queen Creek, $1.42.

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 85142 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Queen Creek's providers, 141 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

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

40 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to all households in the 85142 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 Queen Creek, $41.24.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Queen Creek, $1.42.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 40 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in 85142 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Queen Creek's providers, 141 Mbps.

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Mediacom cable internet

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

200 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to all households in the 85142 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Mediacom’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 85142 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Mediacom start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Queen Creek, $41.24.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Queen Creek, $1.42.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Mediacom offers download speeds up to 200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 85142 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Queen Creek's providers, 141 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 85142 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet offers 100% availability in Queen Creek and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Queen Creek at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 85142 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 85142 frequently asked questions

Cox is the fastest internet provider in the 85142 ZIP code with download speeds up to 300 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 85142. The next fastest internet provider in the 85142 ZIP code is Mediacom, offering download speeds up to 200 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Cox offers the cheapest internet in the 85142 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Queen Creek, $41.24.

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.

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.

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.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.