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Internet providers in 83263

Find internet providers serving the 83263 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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83263 internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable4.280%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL73%
Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2 $50.00 -Cable74%
Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2 $50.00 -DSL74%
Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2 $50.00 -Fiber-optic74%
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83263 internet service at a glance

At 79%, broadband coverage in the 83263 ZIP code is slightly lower than the rest of Idaho - 93%, and slightly lower than broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 83263 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 75% of households. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 74% of the area. Cable is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 6.310% of those living in the 83263 ZIP code.

There are eight internet providers serving the 83263 area, and 67.62% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 83263, prices start at $29.95 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Preston

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Rise Broadband 21 Mbps 5 Mbps Wireless
Xfinity 21 Mbps 6 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 83263

The largest internet providers serving the 83263 ZIP code are CenturyLink and Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2 bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to most in the 83263 ZIP code, covering 73% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2, which covers 74% of the area. Preston’s third most-available internet provider, Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2, offers DSL to around 74% of residents in the 83263 ZIP code.

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

73%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in the 83263 ZIP code, covering 73% 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 Preston, $47.84.

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 Preston, $1.33.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in 83263 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 73% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Preston's providers, 157 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

null Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

74%

Cable from Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2 offers broadband to most households in the 83263 ZIP code, covering 74% of the area.

Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 83263 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 Preston, $47.84.

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 Preston, $1.33.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2 offers download speeds up to null Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in 83263 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 74% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Preston's providers, 157 Mbps.

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Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2 DSL internet

Provider

Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2

Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

null Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

74%

DSL from Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2 offers broadband to most households in the 83263 ZIP code, covering 74% of the area.

DSL internet from Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2 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 Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2 start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Preston, $47.84.

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 Preston, $1.33.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2 offers download speeds up to null Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in 83263 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 74% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Preston's providers, 157 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 83263 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 83263 and the greater Preston area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Preston at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Preston at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 83263 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 Preston 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 Preston cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 83263 frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in the 83263 ZIP code with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 4.280% of households in 83263. The next fastest internet provider in the 83263 ZIP code is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 73% of the area.

Rise Broadband offers the cheapest internet in the 83263 ZIP with service starting at $29.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Preston, $47.84.

Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2 is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 83263 ZIP code, covering 74% of the city.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

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.