Internet providers in Payette, ID

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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 $49 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Payette

The largest internet providers in Payette are CenturyLink, HughesNet, and ViaSat, Inc. bringing DSL 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 satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Payette’s third most-available internet provider, ViaSat, Inc., offers satellite to around 100% of Payette residents.

CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$49/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 $49/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Payette, $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 Payette, $6.06.

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 faster than the average max speeds from all Payette's providers, 36 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 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Payette, $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 Payette, $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 Payette. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Payette's providers, 36 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 Payette covering 100% of the area.

ViaSat, Inc. 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 ViaSat, Inc. start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Payette, $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 Payette, $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 Payette. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Payette's providers, 36 Mbps.

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Payette, ID internet providers

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Provider
CenturyLink $49/mo. 12 - 100 MbpsDSL95%
Cable One, Inc. - -Cable100%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
JAB Wireless, Inc. - -Wireless100%
Safelink Internet $59/mo. 10 - 15 MbpsWireless100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Cable One, Inc. 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.

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

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

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.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.