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Internet providers in 59401

Find internet providers serving the 59401 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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59401 internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
CenturyLink $50.00 *** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL100%
Montana Internet $65.00 8 - 1,000 MbpsDSL100%
BCIIDAHO $58.00 15 - 1,000 MbpsWired2.130%
BCIIDAHO $58.00 15 - 1,000 MbpsDSL0.930%
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59401 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 59401 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Montana - 97%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 59401 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 4.920% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 4.450% of those living in the 59401 ZIP code.

There are eight internet providers serving the 59401 area, and 0.93% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 59401, prices start at $38.95 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Great Falls

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 104 Mbps 10 Mbps Cable
BCIIDAHO 6 Mbps 4 Mbps Wired

Top high-speed internet providers in 59401

The largest internet providers serving the 59401 ZIP code are Spectrum, CenturyLink, and Montana Internet bringing cable and DSL options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all in the 59401 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 100% of the area. Great Falls’s third most-available internet provider, Montana Internet, offers DSL to around 100% of residents in the 59401 ZIP code.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in the 59401 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 59401 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Great Falls, $56.70.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Great Falls, $0.99.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in 59401 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Great Falls's providers, 55 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to all households in the 59401 ZIP code, covering 100% 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 lower than the average starting price for internet in Great Falls, $56.70.

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 Great Falls, $0.99.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 59401 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Great Falls's providers, 55 Mbps.

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Montana Internet DSL internet

Provider

Montana Internet

Starting price*
$65/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from Montana Internet offers broadband to all households in the 59401 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

DSL internet from Montana Internet 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 Montana Internet start at $65/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Great Falls, $56.70.

Montana Internet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 8 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $8.13 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Great Falls, $0.99.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Montana Internet offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in 59401 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Great Falls's providers, 55 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 59401 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 59401 and the greater Great Falls area. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Great Falls at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Great Falls at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 59401 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 Great Falls 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 Great Falls cable and DSL internet providers.

Internet providers in 59401 frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 59401 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 59401. The next fastest internet provider in the 59401 ZIP code is Montana Internet, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 100% of the area.

KDS Networks offers the cheapest internet in the 59401 ZIP with service starting at $38.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Great Falls, $56.70.

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Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

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Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.