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Internet providers in South Tucson, AZ

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South Tucson, AZ internet providers

Provider
Cox $29.99 10 - 300 MbpsCable94%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 100 MbpsDSL89%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Simply Bits $59.95 30 - 12 MbpsWireless100%
TRANSWORLD NETWORK CORP $49.95 5 - 10 MbpsWireless100%
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South Tucson internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in South Tucson 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 South Tucson area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of South Tucson residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 94% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in South Tucson, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the South Tucson area, and 94.15% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among South Tucson's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in South Tucson

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

Cable internet from Cox is available to nearly all South Tucson residents, covering 94% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 89% of the area. South Tucson’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of South Tucson residents.

Cox cable internet

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

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

94%

Cable from Cox offers broadband to nearly all households in South Tucson covering 94% of the area.

Cox’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but South Tucson 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 South Tucson, $48.98.

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 South Tucson, $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 South Tucson. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all South Tucson's providers, 89 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

89%

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

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in South Tucson 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 South Tucson, $48.98.

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 South Tucson, $2.72.

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

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of South Tucson 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 South Tucson, $48.98.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in South Tucson, $2.72.

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 South Tucson. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all South Tucson's providers, 89 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Cox is the fastest internet provider in South Tucson with download speeds up to 300 Mbps. These speeds are available to 94% of households in South Tucson. The next fastest internet provider in South Tucson is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 89% of the area.

Cox offers the cheapest internet in South Tucson with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in South Tucson, $48.98.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.

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.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.