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Internet providers in 83442

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83442 internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 100 MbpsDSL55%
Sparklight $45.00 200 - 1,000 MbpsCable72%
Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2 $50.00 50 - 100 MbpsFiber-optic27%
Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2 $50.00 50 - 20 MbpsCable27%
Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2 $50.00 50 - 20 MbpsDSL27%
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83442 internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in the 83442 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 83442 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 97% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 75% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 31% of those living in the 83442 ZIP code.

There are nine internet providers serving the 83442 area, and 73.61% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among nine internet providers in 83442, 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
HughesNet 30 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
Rise Broadband 16 Mbps 7 Mbps Wireless
CenturyLink 81 Mbps 60 Mbps DSL
Sparklight 76 Mbps 14 Mbps Cable
BCIIDAHO 43 Mbps 41 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 83442

The largest internet providers serving the 83442 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 83442 ZIP code, covering 55% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Sparklight, which covers 72% of the area. Rigby’s third most-available internet provider, Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2, offers cable to around 27% of residents in the 83442 ZIP code.

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

55%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to about half of households in the 83442 ZIP code, covering 55% 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 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 40 Mbps in 83442 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 55% 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

72%

Cable from Sparklight offers broadband to most households in the 83442 ZIP code, covering 72% of the area.

Sparklight’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 83442 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 83442 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 72% 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

27%

Cable from Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2 offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 83442 ZIP code, covering 27% of the area.

Direct Communications Cedar Valley 2’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 83442 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 83442 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 27% 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 have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 83442 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 83442 and the greater Rigby area. 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 in the 83442 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 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 providers in 83442 frequently asked questions

Sparklight is the fastest internet provider in the 83442 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 72% of households in 83442. The next fastest internet provider in the 83442 ZIP code is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 55% of the area.

Rise Broadband offers the cheapest internet in the 83442 ZIP with service 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 serving the 83442 ZIP code, covering 27% of the city. BCIIDAHO also offers fiber internet in 83442 and is available to 3.630% of households.

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.

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.

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.