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Internet providers in Kalispell, MT

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Kalispell, MT internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
CenturyLink $50.00 *** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL68%
CenturyLink $50.00 *** 10 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic4.140%
MontanaSky Networks $54.95 50 - 500 MbpsDSL100%
BCIIDAHO $58.00 15 - 1,000 MbpsWired0.784%
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Kalispell internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Kalispell 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 Kalispell area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Kalispell residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 5.470% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 1.820% of those living in Kalispell.

There are seven internet providers serving the Kalispell area, and 99.74% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Kalispell's seven internet providers, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Kalispell

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 104 Mbps 23 Mbps Cable
BCIIDAHO 12 Mbps 16 Mbps Wireless
CenturyLink 16 Mbps 2 Mbps DSL
HughesNet 16 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in Kalispell

The largest internet providers in Kalispell are Spectrum, CenturyLink, and MontanaSky Networks bringing cable and DSL options to Kalispell.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Kalispell residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 68% of the area. Kalispell’s third most-available internet provider, MontanaSky Networks, offers DSL to around 100% of Kalispell residents.

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 Kalispell covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Kalispell, $54.42.

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 Kalispell, $0.63.

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 Kalispell. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Kalispell's providers, 78 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

68%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in Kalispell covering 68% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Kalispell 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 Kalispell, $54.42.

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 Kalispell, $0.63.

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 Kalispell. These download speeds are available to 68% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Kalispell's providers, 78 Mbps.

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MontanaSky Networks DSL internet

Provider

MontanaSky Networks

Starting price*
$54.95/mo.
Max download speed

500 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from MontanaSky Networks offers broadband to all households in Kalispell covering 100% of the area.

DSL internet from MontanaSky Networks uses telephone lines in Kalispell 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 MontanaSky Networks start at $54.95/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Kalispell, $54.42.

MontanaSky Networks customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.10 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Kalispell, $0.63.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, MontanaSky Networks offers download speeds up to 500 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.768 Mbps in Kalispell. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Kalispell's providers, 78 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Kalispell with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Kalispell. The next fastest internet provider in Kalispell is BCIIDAHO, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 1.524% of the area.

Bullitt Communicaitons offers the cheapest internet in Kalispell with plans starting at $33/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Kalispell, $54.42.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Kalispell, covering 4.140% of the city. BCIIDAHO also offers fiber internet in Kalispell and is available to 0.276% 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.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.

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