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Internet providers in 85256
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85256 internet service at a glance
Fastest advertised download speeds
Provider: Saddleback Communications Inc.
people have access to broadband internet of any type
1 provider - 92.26%
2 providers - 1.61%
3 providers - 0%
4+ providers - 0%
Most available internet technology
Cable - 0.000%
DSL - 43%
Fiber - 64%
At 92%, broadband coverage in the 85256 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Arizona - 84%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.
The vast majority of those living in the 85256 ZIP will have access to fiber-optic, which covers 64% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 43% of the area. No cable providers are currently available in Scottsdale, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.
There are four internet providers serving the 85256 area, and 1.61% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among four internet providers in 85256, prices start at $45 and available download speeds reach up to 50 Mbps.
Top high-speed internet providers in 85256
The largest internet providers serving the 85256 ZIP code are HughesNet bringing satellite options to the area.
Satellite internet from HughesNet is available to nearly all Scottsdale residents, covering 100% of households.
HughesNet satellite internet
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Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 85256 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.
HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 85256 ZIP 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 Scottsdale, $51.66.
HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Scottsdale, $3.44.
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 85256 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Scottsdale's providers, 27 Mbps.
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Internet providers in 85256 frequently asked questions
What’s the fastest internet provider in 85256?
Saddleback Communications Inc. is the fastest internet provider in the 85256 ZIP code with download speeds up to 50 Mbps. These speeds are available to 64% of households in 85256. The next fastest internet provider in the 85256 ZIP code is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 40 Mbps to 1.613% of the area.
What’s the cheapest internet provider in 85256?
CenturyLink offers the cheapest internet in the 85256 ZIP with service starting at $45/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Scottsdale, $51.66.
Is fiber internet available in 85256?
Saddleback Communications Inc. is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 85256 ZIP code, covering 64% of the city.
How much should I pay for internet?
What internet speeds do I get?
Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.
How do I get cheaper internet?
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.