Internet providers in Buhl, ID

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Buhl internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Buhl is comparable to the rest of Idaho - 93%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Buhl area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Buhl residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Buhl, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the Buhl area, and 96.83% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Buhl's six internet providers, prices start at $49 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Buhl

The largest internet providers in Buhl are CenturyLink, HughesNet, and ViaSat, Inc. bringing DSL and satellite options to Buhl.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all Buhl residents, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Buhl’s third most-available internet provider, ViaSat, Inc., offers satellite to around 100% of Buhl residents.

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

40 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Buhl covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Buhl 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 lower than the average starting price for internet in Buhl, $54.50.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.08 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Buhl, $6.06.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 40 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in Buhl. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Buhl's providers, 21 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 Buhl covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Buhl 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 Buhl, $54.50.

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 lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Buhl, $6.06.

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 Buhl. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Buhl's providers, 21 Mbps.

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ViaSat, Inc. satellite internet

Provider

ViaSat, Inc.

Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

5 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from ViaSat, Inc. offers broadband to all households in Buhl covering 100% of the area.

ViaSat, Inc. satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Buhl 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 ViaSat, Inc. start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Buhl, $54.50.

ViaSat, Inc. customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Buhl, $6.06.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, ViaSat, Inc. offers download speeds up to 5 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in Buhl. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Buhl's providers, 21 Mbps.

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Buhl, ID internet providers

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Provider
CenturyLink $49/mo. 12 - 40 MbpsDSL97%
Cable One, Inc. - -Cable100%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Safelink Internet $59/mo. 10 - 15 MbpsWireless100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 5 MbpsSatellite100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Cable One, Inc. is the fastest internet provider in Buhl with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Buhl. The next fastest internet provider in Buhl is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 40 Mbps to 97% of the area.

CenturyLink offers the cheapest internet in Buhl with plans starting at $49/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Buhl, $54.50.

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 and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.

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.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.