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Internet providers in 85641

Find internet providers serving the 85641 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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85641 internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable7.330%
Cox $29.99 25 - 1,000 MbpsCable71%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL65%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic12%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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85641 internet service at a glance

At 75%, broadband coverage in the 85641 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Arizona - 84%, and slightly lower than broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 85641 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 95% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 75% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 15% of those living in the 85641 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 85641 area, and 68.68% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 85641, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Vail

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Cox 190 Mbps 23 Mbps Cable
HughesNet 43 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
CenturyLink 60 Mbps 36 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 85641

The largest internet providers serving the 85641 ZIP code are Cox and CenturyLink bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to the area.

Cable internet from Cox is available to most in the 85641 ZIP code, covering 71% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 65% of the area. Vail’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers fiber-optic to around 12% of residents in the 85641 ZIP code.

Cox cable internet

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

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

71%

Cable from Cox offers broadband to most households in the 85641 ZIP code, covering 71% of the area.

Cox’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 85641 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 Vail, $44.98.

Cox customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Vail, $1.80.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Cox offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in 85641 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 71% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Vail's providers, 345 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

65%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in the 85641 ZIP code, covering 65% 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 $50/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Vail, $44.98.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Vail, $1.80.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in 85641 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 65% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Vail's providers, 345 Mbps.

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CenturyLink fiber-optic internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

12%

Fiber-optic from CenturyLink offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 85641 ZIP code, covering 12% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from CenturyLink is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 85641 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for CenturyLink start at $50/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Vail, $44.98.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Vail, $1.80.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 85641 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 12% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Vail's providers, 345 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 85641 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet offers 100% availability in Vail and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Vail at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 85641 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Vail may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $64.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Vail cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 85641 frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in the 85641 ZIP code with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 7.330% of households in 85641. The next fastest internet provider in the 85641 ZIP code is Cox, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 71% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 85641 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Vail, $44.98.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 85641 ZIP code, covering 12% of the city.

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.

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.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.