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Internet providers in Fort Carson, CO

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CenturyLink $45 12 - 100 MbpsDSL32%
TDS Telecom $35 1 - 300 MbpsCable94%
TDS Telecom $35 1 - 300 MbpsFiber-optic1.369%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Kellin Communications $69.99 15 - 15 MbpsWireless100%
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Fort Carson internet service at a glance

At 95%, broadband coverage in Fort Carson 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 Fort Carson area will have access to cable, which covers 94% of Fort Carson residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 33% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 1.370% of those living in Fort Carson.

There are six internet providers serving the Fort Carson area, and 32.37% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Fort Carson's six internet providers, prices start at $35 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Fort Carson

The largest internet providers in Fort Carson are CenturyLink, TDS Telecom, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Fort Carson.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to many Fort Carson residents, covering 32% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from TDS Telecom, which covers 94% of the area. Fort Carson’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Fort Carson residents.

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

32%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to some, but not many households in Fort Carson covering 32% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Fort Carson 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 Fort Carson, $49.99.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.75 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fort Carson, $4.17.

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 Fort Carson. These download speeds are available to 32% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Fort Carson's providers, 126 Mbps.

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TDS Telecom cable internet

Provider

TDS Telecom

Starting price*
$35/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

94%

Cable from TDS Telecom offers broadband to nearly all households in Fort Carson covering 94% of the area.

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

Internet prices for TDS Telecom start at $35/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Fort Carson, $49.99.

TDS Telecom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 1 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $35.00 per Mbps, significantly lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fort Carson, $4.17.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, TDS Telecom offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Fort Carson. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Fort Carson's providers, 126 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 Fort Carson covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Fort Carson 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 Fort Carson, $49.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fort Carson, $4.17.

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 Fort Carson. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Fort Carson's providers, 126 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

TDS Telecom is the fastest internet provider in Fort Carson with download speeds up to 300 Mbps. These speeds are available to 94% of households in Fort Carson. The next fastest internet provider in Fort Carson is TDS Telecom, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 1.369% of the area.

TDS Telecom offers the cheapest internet in Fort Carson with plans starting at $35/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Fort Carson, $49.99.

TDS Telecom is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Fort Carson, covering 1.369% of the city.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

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.