Internet providers in 83401

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Provider
CenturyLink $65.00 20 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic7.139%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 100 MbpsDSL86%
Sparklight $45.00 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable96%
Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2 - -Fiber-optic28%
Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2 - -Cable28%
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83401 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 83401 ZIP code 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 83401 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 99% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 31% of those living in the 83401 ZIP code.

There are eight internet providers serving the 83401 area, and 95.39% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 83401, prices start at $45 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 83401

The largest internet providers serving the 83401 ZIP code are CenturyLink, Sparklight, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all in the 83401 ZIP code, covering 86% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Sparklight, which covers 96% of the area. Idaho Falls’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 83401 ZIP code.

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

86%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in the 83401 ZIP code, covering 86% 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 Idaho Falls, $49.82.

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 Idaho Falls, $1.13.

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 83401 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 86% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Idaho Falls's providers, 533 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

96%

Cable from Sparklight offers broadband to nearly all households in the 83401 ZIP code, covering 96% of the area.

Sparklight’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 83401 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Sparklight start at $45/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Idaho Falls, $49.82.

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 Idaho Falls, $1.13.

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 83401 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Idaho Falls's providers, 533 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 83401 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 83401 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 Idaho Falls, $49.82.

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 Idaho Falls, $1.13.

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 83401 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Idaho Falls's providers, 533 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 83401 frequently asked questions

CenturyLink is the fastest internet provider in the 83401 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 7.139% of households in 83401. The next fastest internet provider in the 83401 ZIP code is Sparklight, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 96% of the area.

SpeedConnect offers the cheapest internet in the 83401 ZIP with service starting at $39.95/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Idaho Falls, $49.82.

Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2 is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 83401 ZIP code, covering 28% of the city. CenturyLink also offers fiber internet in 83401 and is available to 7.139% of households.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.

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.