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Internet providers in Payette, ID

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Payette, ID internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 100 MbpsDSL95%
Sparklight $45.00 200 - 1,000 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Rise Broadband $25.00 25 - 15 MbpsWireless100%
Safelink Internet $59.00 10 - 15 MbpsWireless100%
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Payette internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Payette 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 Payette area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Payette residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Payette, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are seven internet providers serving the Payette area, and 98.42% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Payette's seven internet providers, prices start at $25 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Payette

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
CenturyLink 109 Mbps 94 Mbps DSL
Sparklight 112 Mbps 16 Mbps Cable
Rise Broadband 24 Mbps 30 Mbps Wireless

Top high-speed internet providers in Payette

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

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all Payette residents, covering 95% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Sparklight, which covers 100% of the area. Payette’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Payette residents.

CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

95%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Payette covering 95% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Payette 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 $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Payette, $49.14.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Payette, $1.20.

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 Payette. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Payette's providers, 173 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

100%

Cable from Sparklight offers broadband to all households in Payette covering 100% of the area.

Sparklight’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Payette 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 Payette, $49.14.

Sparklight customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.23 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Payette, $1.20.

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 Payette. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Payette's providers, 173 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Payette covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Payette 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Payette, $49.14.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Payette, $1.20.

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 Payette. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Payette's providers, 173 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Sparklight is the fastest internet provider in Payette with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Payette. The next fastest internet provider in Payette is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 95% of the area.

Rise Broadband offers the cheapest internet in Payette with plans starting at $25/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Payette, $49.14.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

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.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.