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Spectrum $44.99 60 - 100 MbpsCable100%
CenturyLink $45 12 - 100 MbpsDSL75%
USConnect Holdings, Inc. - -Fiber-optic0.893%
USConnect Holdings, Inc. - -DSL0.893%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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81501 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 81501 ZIP code 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 81501 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Grand Junction, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the 81501 area, and 99.11% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 81501, prices start at $39.95 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 81501

The largest internet providers serving the 81501 ZIP code are Spectrum, CenturyLink, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all in the 81501 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 75% of the area. Grand Junction’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 81501 ZIP code.

Spectrum cable internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in the 81501 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 81501 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 Grand Junction, $47.99.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.75 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Grand Junction, $2.09.

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 81501 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Grand Junction's providers, 49 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

75%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in the 81501 ZIP code, covering 75% 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 Grand Junction, $47.99.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.75 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Grand Junction, $2.09.

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 81501 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 75% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Grand Junction's providers, 49 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 81501 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 81501 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 Grand Junction, $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, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Grand Junction, $2.09.

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 81501 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Grand Junction's providers, 49 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 81501 frequently asked questions

USConnect Holdings, Inc. is the fastest internet provider in the 81501 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 0.893% of households in 81501. The next fastest internet provider in the 81501 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Rise Broadband offers the cheapest internet in the 81501 ZIP with service starting at $39.95/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Grand Junction, $47.99.

USConnect Holdings, Inc. is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 81501 ZIP code, covering 0.893% of the city.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.

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.