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Butler, PA internet providers

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Provider
CenturyLink $45 12 - 80 MbpsDSL89%
Armstrong $29.95 12 - 1,000 MbpsCable95%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Butler internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Butler is comparable to the rest of Pennsylvania - 98%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Butler area will have access to DSL, which covers 99% of Butler residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 95% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Butler, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the Butler area, and 94.30% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Butler's four internet providers, prices start at $29.95 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Butler

The largest internet providers in Butler are CenturyLink, Armstrong, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Butler.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all Butler residents, covering 89% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Armstrong, which covers 95% of the area. Butler’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Butler residents.

CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

80 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

89%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Butler covering 89% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Butler 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 $45/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Butler, $46.23.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.75 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Butler, $3.08.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 80 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in Butler. These download speeds are available to 89% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Butler's providers, 279 Mbps.

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Armstrong cable internet

Provider
Armstrong
Starting price*
$29.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

25 Mbps

Average availability

95%

Cable from Armstrong offers broadband to nearly all households in Butler covering 95% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Armstrong start at $29.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Butler, $46.23.

Armstrong customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Butler, $3.08.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Armstrong offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 25 Mbps in Butler. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Butler's providers, 279 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Butler covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Butler where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Butler, $46.23.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Butler, $3.08.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Butler. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Butler's providers, 279 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Armstrong is the fastest internet provider in Butler with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 95% of households in Butler. The next fastest internet provider in Butler is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 80 Mbps to 89% of the area.

Armstrong offers the cheapest internet in Butler with plans starting at $29.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Butler, $46.23.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.

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.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.