Internet providers in Thornton, CO

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Thornton internet service at a glance

At 97%, broadband coverage in Thornton 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 Thornton area will have access to DSL, which covers 95% of Thornton residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 94% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 3.160% of those living in Thornton.

There are eight internet providers serving the Thornton area, and 92.99% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Thornton's eight internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Thornton

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

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Thornton residents, covering 94% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 94% of the area. Thornton’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Thornton residents.

Xfinity cable internet

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

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

94%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Thornton covering 94% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Thornton 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 Thornton, $47.24.

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 Thornton, $3.63.

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 Thornton. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Thornton's providers, 541 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

94%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Thornton covering 94% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Thornton 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 Thornton, $47.24.

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 Thornton, $3.63.

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 Thornton. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Thornton's providers, 541 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 Thornton covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Thornton 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 Thornton, $47.24.

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 Thornton, $3.63.

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 Thornton. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Thornton's providers, 541 Mbps.

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Thornton, CO internet providers

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Provider
Xfinity $29.99/mo. 15 - 987 Mbps Cable 94%
CenturyLink $49/mo. 12 - 1,000 Mbps Fiber-optic 3.155%
CenturyLink $49/mo. 12 - 140 Mbps DSL 94%
Pivotal Global Capacity, LLC - - DSL 4.093%
iLOKA Inc. - - Wired 2.539%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

CenturyLink is the fastest internet provider in Thornton with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 3.155% of households in Thornton. The next fastest internet provider in Thornton is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 987 Mbps to 94% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Thornton with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Thornton, $47.24.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Thornton, covering 3.155% of the city.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.

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