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Internet providers in Salem, UT

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Salem, UT internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable96%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL99%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic5.905%
Spanish Fork City - -Cable11%
Alpha Enterprises - -Fiber-optic2.167%
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Salem internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Salem is comparable to the rest of Utah - 95%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Salem area will have access to cable, which covers 98% of Salem residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 83% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 11% of those living in Salem.

There are nine internet providers serving the Salem area, and 97.89% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Salem's nine internet providers, prices start at $29.95 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Salem

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 145 Mbps 12 Mbps Cable
Spanish Fork City 106 Mbps 116 Mbps Cable
CenturyLink 226 Mbps 173 Mbps DSL
Rise Broadband 20 Mbps 5 Mbps Wireless

Top high-speed internet providers in Salem

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

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Salem residents, covering 96% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 99% of the area. Salem’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Salem residents.

Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

96%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Salem covering 96% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Salem, $51.65.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Salem, $2.15.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in Salem. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Salem's providers, 356 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

99%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to all households in Salem covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Salem 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 Salem, $51.65.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Salem, $2.15.

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 Salem. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Salem's providers, 356 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Salem 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Salem, $51.65.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Salem, $2.15.

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 Salem. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Salem's providers, 356 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Salem with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 96% of households in Salem. The next fastest internet provider in Salem is STRATA Networks, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 4.117% of the area.

Rise Broadband offers the cheapest internet in Salem with plans starting at $29.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Salem, $51.65.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Salem, covering 5.905% of the city. Alpha Enterprises also offers fiber internet in Salem and is available to 2.167% of households.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.

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.