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Internet providers in 85736

Find internet providers serving the 85736 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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85736 internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 100 MbpsDSL83%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
TRANSWORLD NETWORK CORP $49.95 5 - 10 MbpsWireless100%
Bluespan - -Wireless1.358%
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85736 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 85736 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 85736 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. No cable or fiber-optic providers are currently available in Tucson, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the 85736 area, and 0.00% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among four internet providers in 85736, prices start at $45 and available download speeds reach up to 100 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 85736

The largest internet providers serving the 85736 ZIP code are CenturyLink and HughesNet bringing DSL and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to most Tucson residents, covering 83% 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*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

83%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in the 85736 ZIP code, covering 83% 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 lower than the average starting price for internet in Tucson, $51.65.

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 Tucson, $3.04.

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 85736 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 83% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Tucson's providers, 45 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 85736 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 85736 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 Tucson, $51.65.

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 Tucson, $3.04.

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 85736 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Tucson's providers, 45 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 85736 frequently asked questions

CenturyLink is the fastest internet provider in the 85736 ZIP code with download speeds up to 100 Mbps. These speeds are available to 83% of households in 85736. The next fastest internet provider in the 85736 ZIP code is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

CenturyLink offers the cheapest internet in the 85736 ZIP with service starting at $45/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Tucson, $51.65.

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.

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.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.