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Internet providers in Rigby, ID

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Rigby, ID internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 100 MbpsDSL97%
Sparklight $45.00 200 - 1,000 MbpsCable99%
Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2 $50.00 50 - 100 MbpsFiber-optic12%
Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2 $50.00 50 - 20 MbpsCable12%
Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2 $50.00 50 - 20 MbpsDSL12%
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Rigby internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Rigby 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 Rigby area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Rigby residents. DSL 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 17% of those living in Rigby.

There are eight internet providers serving the Rigby area, and 96.64% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Rigby's eight internet providers, prices start at $25 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Rigby

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
CenturyLink 81 Mbps 60 Mbps DSL
Sparklight 76 Mbps 14 Mbps Cable
BCIIDAHO 43 Mbps 41 Mbps DSL
Rise Broadband 10 Mbps 7 Mbps Wireless
HughesNet 30 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in Rigby

The largest internet providers in Rigby are CenturyLink, Sparklight, and Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2 bringing DSL and cable options to Rigby.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all Rigby residents, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Sparklight, which covers 99% of the area. Rigby’s third most-available internet provider, Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2, offers cable to around 12% of Rigby residents.

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Rigby covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Rigby 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 Rigby, $52.12.

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 Rigby, $0.90.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Rigby. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Rigby's providers, 180 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

99%

Cable from Sparklight offers broadband to all households in Rigby covering 99% of the area.

Sparklight’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Rigby 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 Rigby, $52.12.

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 Rigby, $0.90.

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 Rigby. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Rigby's providers, 180 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

12%

Cable from Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2 offers broadband to a limited number of households in Rigby covering 12% of the area.

Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Rigby 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 Rigby, $52.12.

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 Rigby, $0.90.

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 Rigby. These download speeds are available to 12% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Rigby's providers, 180 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Rigby, you’ll likely have options from cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Rigby, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Rigby and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Rigby at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Rigby at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 5 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Rigby residents, 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 Rigby 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 Rigby cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Sparklight is the fastest internet provider in Rigby with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Rigby. The next fastest internet provider in Rigby is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 97% of the area.

Rise Broadband offers the cheapest internet in Rigby with plans starting at $25/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Rigby, $52.12.

Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2 is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Rigby, covering 12% of the city. BCIIDAHO also offers fiber internet in Rigby and is available to 5.532% of households.

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.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.

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.