Internet providers in 85284

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Cox $119.99 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic91%
Cox $29.99 10 - 300 MbpsCable96%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 140 MbpsDSL78%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
PhoenixInternet - -Wireless100%
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85284 internet service at a glance

At 97%, broadband coverage in the 85284 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 85284 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 96% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 93% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 91% of those living in the 85284 ZIP code.

There are four internet providers serving the 85284 area, and 92.32% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among four internet providers in 85284, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 85284

The largest internet providers serving the 85284 ZIP code are Cox and CenturyLink bringing cable, fiber-optic, and DSL options to the area.

Cable internet from Cox is available to nearly all in the 85284 ZIP code, covering 96% of households. Many will also have the option of fiber-optic from Cox, which covers 91% of the area. Tempe’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers DSL to around 78% of residents in the 85284 ZIP code.

Cox cable internet

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

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

96%

Cable from Cox offers broadband to nearly all households in the 85284 ZIP code, covering 96% of the area.

Cox’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 85284 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 Tempe, $44.99.

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 Tempe, $2.04.

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 85284 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Tempe's providers, 488 Mbps.

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Cox fiber-optic internet

Provider
Cox
Starting price*
$119.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

91%

Fiber-optic from Cox offers broadband to nearly all households in the 85284 ZIP code, covering 91% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Cox is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 85284 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Cox start at $119.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Tempe, $44.99.

Cox customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $12.00 per Mbps, significantly lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Tempe, $2.04.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Cox offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 85284 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 91% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Tempe's providers, 488 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

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

140 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

78%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in the 85284 ZIP code, covering 78% 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 Tempe, $44.99.

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 Tempe, $2.04.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 140 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in 85284 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 78% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Tempe's providers, 488 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 85284 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet offers 100% availability in Tempe and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Tempe at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 85284 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 85284 frequently asked questions

Cox is the fastest internet provider in the 85284 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 91% of households in 85284. The next fastest internet provider in the 85284 ZIP code is Cox, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 96% of the area.

Cox offers the cheapest internet in the 85284 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Tempe, $44.99.

Cox is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 85284 ZIP code, covering 91% of the city.

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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.