Internet providers in 83686

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CenturyLink $65.00 20 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic2.458%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 140 MbpsDSL95%
Sparklight $45.00 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable90%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Skybeam - -Wireless100%
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83686 internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in the 83686 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 83686 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 96% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 90% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 2.460% of those living in the 83686 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 83686 area, and 87.60% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 83686, prices start at $45 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 83686

The largest internet providers serving the 83686 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 83686 ZIP code, covering 95% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Sparklight, which covers 90% of the area. Nampa’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 83686 ZIP code.

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

140 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

95%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in the 83686 ZIP code, covering 95% 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 lower than the average starting price for internet in Nampa, $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 Nampa, $1.18.

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 83686 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Nampa's providers, 543 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

90%

Cable from Sparklight offers broadband to nearly all households in the 83686 ZIP code, covering 90% of the area.

Sparklight’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 83686 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 Nampa, $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 Nampa, $1.18.

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 83686 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 90% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Nampa's providers, 543 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 83686 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 83686 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Nampa, $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 Nampa, $1.18.

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 83686 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Nampa's providers, 543 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 83686 frequently asked questions

CenturyLink is the fastest internet provider in the 83686 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 2.458% of households in 83686. The next fastest internet provider in the 83686 ZIP code is Sparklight, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 90% of the area.

Sparklight offers the cheapest internet in the 83686 ZIP with service starting at $45/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Nampa, $51.80.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 83686 ZIP code, covering 2.458% of the city.

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%.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

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.