Internet providers in Parker, CO

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Parker, CO internet providers

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Provider
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 987 MbpsCable97%
CenturyLink $65.00 20 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic14%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 140 MbpsDSL87%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
DirectLink $69.90 15 - 15 MbpsWireless100%
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Parker internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Parker 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 Parker area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Parker residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 15% of those living in Parker.

There are seven internet providers serving the Parker area, and 97.26% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Parker's seven internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Parker

The largest internet providers in Parker are Xfinity and CenturyLink bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to Parker.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Parker residents, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 87% of the area. Parker’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers fiber-optic to around 14% of Parker residents.

Xfinity cable internet

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

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

97%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Parker covering 97% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Parker 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 Parker, $54.15.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Parker, $2.46.

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 Parker. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Parker's providers, 366 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

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

140 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

87%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Parker covering 87% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Parker 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 lower than the average starting price for internet in Parker, $54.15.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Parker, $2.46.

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 Parker. These download speeds are available to 87% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Parker's providers, 366 Mbps.

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CenturyLink fiber-optic internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$65/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

14%

Fiber-optic from CenturyLink offers broadband to a limited number of households in Parker covering 14% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from CenturyLink is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Parker than other internet types.

Internet prices for CenturyLink start at $65/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Parker, $54.15.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.25 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Parker, $2.46.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Parker. These download speeds are available to 14% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Parker's providers, 366 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Parker, you’ll likely have options from cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Parker, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Parker and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Parker at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Parker at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Parker residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Parker may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $59.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Parker cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

CenturyLink is the fastest internet provider in Parker with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 14% of households in Parker. The next fastest internet provider in Parker is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 987 Mbps to 97% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Parker with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Parker, $54.15.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Parker, covering 14% of the city.

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.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

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.