Internet providers in Basalt, CO

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Basalt internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in Basalt 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 Basalt area will have access to cable, which covers 98% of Basalt residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 88% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Basalt, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the Basalt area, and 87.67% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Basalt's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 987 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Basalt

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

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Basalt residents, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 62% of the area. Basalt’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Basalt residents.

Xfinity cable internet

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

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

98%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Basalt covering 98% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Basalt 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 Basalt, $47.24.

Xfinity 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 Basalt, $4.72.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 987 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in Basalt. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Basalt's providers, 279 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$49/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

62%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in Basalt covering 62% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Basalt 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 $49/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Basalt, $47.24.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.08 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Basalt, $4.72.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Basalt. These download speeds are available to 62% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Basalt's providers, 279 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 Basalt covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Basalt 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 Basalt, $47.24.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Basalt, $4.72.

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 Basalt. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Basalt's providers, 279 Mbps.

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Basalt, CO internet providers

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Provider
Xfinity $29.99/mo. 15 - 987 MbpsCable98%
CenturyLink $49/mo. 12 - 100 MbpsDSL62%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 5 MbpsSatellite100%
JAB Wireless, Inc. - -Wireless94%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Basalt with download speeds up to 987 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in Basalt. The next fastest internet provider in Basalt is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 62% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Basalt with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Basalt, $47.24.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.

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.