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Internet providers in Gooding, ID

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Gooding, ID internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 100 MbpsDSL100%
Sparklight $45.00 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable99%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Skybeam - -Wireless100%
Safelink Internet $59.00 -Wireless100%
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Gooding internet service at a glance

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

There are six internet providers serving the Gooding area, and 98.83% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Gooding's six internet providers, prices start at $45 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Gooding

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

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all Gooding residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Sparklight, which covers 99% of the area. Gooding’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Gooding residents.

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to all households in Gooding covering 100% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Gooding 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 Gooding, $51.80.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Gooding, $1.33.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Gooding. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Gooding's providers, 283 Mbps.

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Sparklight cable internet

Provider

Sparklight

Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Sparklight offers broadband to all households in Gooding covering 99% of the area.

Sparklight’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Gooding residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Sparklight start at $45/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Gooding, $51.80.

Sparklight customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.45 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Gooding, $1.33.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Sparklight offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in Gooding. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Gooding's providers, 283 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 Gooding covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Gooding 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 Gooding, $51.80.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Gooding, $1.33.

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 Gooding. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Gooding's providers, 283 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Sparklight is the fastest internet provider in Gooding with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Gooding. The next fastest internet provider in Gooding is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Sparklight offers the cheapest internet in Gooding with plans starting at $45/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Gooding, $51.80.

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.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

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.