Internet providers in 85552

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CenturyLink $45 12 - 100 MbpsDSL41%
Sparklight $30 15 - 1,000 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
TWN Communications $49.95 5 - 10 MbpsWireless100%
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85552 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 85552 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 85552 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 86% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Thatcher, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the 85552 area, and 86.24% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among four internet providers in 85552, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 85552

The largest internet providers serving the 85552 ZIP code are CenturyLink, Sparklight, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to many in the 85552 ZIP code, covering 41% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Sparklight, which covers 100% of the area. Thatcher’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 85552 ZIP code.

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

41%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to about half of households in the 85552 ZIP code, covering 41% 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 Thatcher, $46.23.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.75 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Thatcher, $3.30.

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 85552 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 41% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Thatcher's providers, 284 Mbps.

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Sparklight cable internet

Provider
Sparklight
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Sparklight offers broadband to all households in the 85552 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Sparklight’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 85552 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Sparklight start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Thatcher, $46.23.

Sparklight customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Thatcher, $3.30.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Sparklight offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in 85552 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Thatcher's providers, 284 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 the 85552 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 85552 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 significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Thatcher, $46.23.

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 Thatcher, $3.30.

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 85552 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Thatcher's providers, 284 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 85552 frequently asked questions

Sparklight is the fastest internet provider in the 85552 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 85552. The next fastest internet provider in the 85552 ZIP code is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 41% of the area.

Sparklight offers the cheapest internet in the 85552 ZIP with service starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Thatcher, $46.23.

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.

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.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

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.