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Internet providers in 83202

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83202 internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic4.940%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 100 MbpsDSL63%
Sparklight $45.00 200 - 1,000 MbpsCable97%
Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2 $50.00 50 - 100 MbpsFiber-optic71%
Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2 $50.00 50 - 20 MbpsCable71%
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83202 internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in the 83202 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 83202 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 98% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 72% of those living in the 83202 ZIP code.

There are eight internet providers serving the 83202 area, and 96.35% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 83202, prices start at $25 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Pocatello

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
CenturyLink 77 Mbps 112 Mbps Fiber-optic
Sparklight 93 Mbps 17 Mbps Cable
Rise Broadband 29 Mbps 12 Mbps Wireless

Top high-speed internet providers in 83202

The largest internet providers serving the 83202 ZIP code are CenturyLink, Sparklight, and Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2 bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to most in the 83202 ZIP code, covering 63% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Sparklight, which covers 97% of the area. Pocatello’s third most-available internet provider, Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2, offers cable to around 71% of residents in the 83202 ZIP code.

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

63%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in the 83202 ZIP code, covering 63% 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 $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Pocatello, $51.28.

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 Pocatello, $0.81.

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 83202 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 63% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Pocatello's providers, 329 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

97%

Cable from Sparklight offers broadband to nearly all households in the 83202 ZIP code, covering 97% of the area.

Sparklight’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 83202 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 Pocatello, $51.28.

Sparklight customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.23 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pocatello, $0.81.

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 83202 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Pocatello's providers, 329 Mbps.

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Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2 cable internet

Provider

Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2

Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

20 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

71%

Cable from Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2 offers broadband to most households in the 83202 ZIP code, covering 71% of the area.

Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 83202 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2 start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Pocatello, $51.28.

Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2 customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pocatello, $0.81.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2 offers download speeds up to 20 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in 83202 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 71% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Pocatello's providers, 329 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 83202 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 83202 and the greater Pocatello area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Pocatello at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Pocatello at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 5 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 83202 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Pocatello may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $64.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Pocatello cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 83202 frequently asked questions

CenturyLink is the fastest internet provider in the 83202 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 4.940% of households in 83202. The next fastest internet provider in the 83202 ZIP code is Sparklight, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 97% of the area.

Rise Broadband offers the cheapest internet in the 83202 ZIP with service starting at $25/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Pocatello, $51.28.

Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2 is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 83202 ZIP code, covering 71% of the city. CenturyLink also offers fiber internet in 83202 and is available to 4.940% of households.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.

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.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.