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Internet providers in Aspen, CO

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Aspen, CO internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable99%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL97%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
Dalton Telephone Co. $74.95 10 - 1,000 MbpsWireless2.168%
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Aspen internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Aspen is comparable to the rest of Colorado - 91%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Aspen area will have access to cable, which covers 93% of Aspen residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 20% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 10% of those living in Aspen.

There are five internet providers serving the Aspen area, and 98.30% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Aspen's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Aspen

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
CenturyLink 40 Mbps 30 Mbps DSL
Xfinity 177 Mbps 19 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Aspen

The largest internet providers in Aspen are Xfinity, CenturyLink, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to Aspen.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Aspen residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 97% of the area. Aspen’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Aspen residents.

Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Aspen covering 99% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Aspen, $57.98.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Aspen, $2.76.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in Aspen. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Aspen's providers, 225 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Aspen covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Aspen 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 lower than the average starting price for internet in Aspen, $57.98.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Aspen, $2.76.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Aspen. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Aspen's providers, 225 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Aspen covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Aspen 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Aspen, $57.98.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Aspen, $2.76.

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 Aspen. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Aspen's providers, 225 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Aspen with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Aspen. The next fastest internet provider in Aspen is Dalton Telephone Co., offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 2.168% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Aspen with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Aspen, $57.98.

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.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.

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.