Internet providers in Fountain, CO

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Fountain internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in Fountain 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 Fountain area will have access to DSL, which covers 96% of Fountain residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 8.540% of those living in Fountain.

There are eight internet providers serving the Fountain area, and 94.93% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Fountain's eight 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 Fountain

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

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Fountain residents, covering 96% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 81% of the area. Fountain’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Fountain residents.

Xfinity cable internet

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

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

96%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Fountain covering 96% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Fountain 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 Fountain, $51.79.

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 Fountain, $3.70.

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 Fountain. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Fountain's providers, 256 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

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

140 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

81%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Fountain covering 81% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Fountain 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 Fountain, $51.79.

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 Fountain, $3.70.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 140 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in Fountain. These download speeds are available to 81% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Fountain's providers, 256 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 Fountain covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Fountain 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 Fountain, $51.79.

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 higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fountain, $3.70.

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 Fountain. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Fountain's providers, 256 Mbps.

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Fountain, CO internet providers

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Provider
Xfinity $29.99/mo. 15 - 987 MbpsCable96%
CenturyLink $49/mo. 12 - 140 MbpsDSL81%
CenturyLink $49/mo. 12 - 100 MbpsFiber-optic7.482%
Precision Communications Inc. - -Fiber-optic4.562%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Fountain with download speeds up to 987 Mbps. These speeds are available to 96% of households in Fountain. The next fastest internet provider in Fountain is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 140 Mbps to 81% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Fountain with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Fountain, $51.79.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Fountain, covering 7.482% of the city. Precision Communications Inc. also offers fiber internet in Fountain and is available to 4.562% of households.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.

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.

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.