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Internet providers in 81303

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81303 internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable38%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 100 MbpsDSL76%
CenturyLink $65.00 20 - 100 MbpsFiber-optic0.244%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
AlignTec $39.95 3 - 10 MbpsWireless100%
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81303 internet service at a glance

At 83%, broadband coverage in the 81303 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Colorado - 91%, and slightly lower than broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 81303 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 81% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 38% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Durango, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the 81303 area, and 36.20% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 81303, prices start at $39.95 and available download speeds reach up to 100 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 81303

The largest internet providers serving the 81303 ZIP code are Spectrum, CenturyLink, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to many in the 81303 ZIP code, covering 38% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 76% of the area. Durango’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 81303 ZIP code.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

38%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 81303 ZIP code, covering 38% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 81303 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Durango, $47.99.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.22 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Durango, $0.86.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in 81303 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 38% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Durango's providers, 68 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

76%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in the 81303 ZIP code, covering 76% 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 Durango, $47.99.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Durango, $0.86.

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 81303 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 76% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Durango's providers, 68 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 81303 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 81303 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 Durango, $47.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Durango, $0.86.

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 81303 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Durango's providers, 68 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 81303 frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 81303 ZIP code with download speeds up to 100 Mbps. These speeds are available to 38% of households in 81303. The next fastest internet provider in the 81303 ZIP code is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 76% of the area.

AlignTec offers the cheapest internet in the 81303 ZIP with service starting at $39.95/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Durango, $47.99.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 81303 ZIP code, covering 0.244% of the city.

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.

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.

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.