Internet providers in Safford, AZ

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Safford internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Safford 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 Safford area will have access to fiber-optic, which covers 95% of Safford residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 94% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 89% of those living in Safford.

There are five internet providers serving the Safford area, and 92.36% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Safford's five internet providers, prices start at $49 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Safford

The largest internet providers in Safford are CenturyLink and HughesNet bringing DSL and satellite options to Safford.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all Safford residents, covering 89% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area.

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

80 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

89%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Safford covering 89% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Safford 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 lower than the average starting price for internet in Safford, $54.50.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.08 per Mbps, significantly lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Safford, $7.79.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 80 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in Safford. These download speeds are available to 89% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Safford's providers, 53 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 Safford covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Safford 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Safford, $54.50.

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 lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Safford, $7.79.

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 Safford. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Safford's providers, 53 Mbps.

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Safford, AZ internet providers

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Provider
CenturyLink $49/mo. 12 - 80 Mbps DSL 89%
Valley Telephone Cooperative, Inc. (AZ/NM) - - Fiber-optic 95%
Cable One, Inc. - - Cable 94%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
PCC Holdings, Inc. - - Wireless 100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Cable One, Inc. is the fastest internet provider in Safford with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 94% of households in Safford. The next fastest internet provider in Safford is Valley Telephone Cooperative, Inc. (AZ/NM), offering download speeds up to 500 Mbps to 95% of the area.

CenturyLink offers the cheapest internet in Safford with plans starting at $49/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Safford, $54.50.

Valley Telephone Cooperative, Inc. (AZ/NM) is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Safford, covering 95% of the city.

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.

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.

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.