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Internet providers in 82501

Find internet providers serving the 82501 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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82501 internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable78%
CenturyLink $50.00 *** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL70%
Wyoming.com $50.00 100 - 1,000 MbpsDSL64%
Wind River Internet $34.95 3 - 96 MbpsFiber-optic0.680%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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82501 internet service at a glance

At 85%, broadband coverage in the 82501 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Wyoming - 90%, and slightly lower than broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 82501 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 78% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 72% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 15% of those living in the 82501 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 82501 area, and 75.46% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 82501, prices start at $34.95 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Riverton

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Viasat 12 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
Wind River Internet 93 Mbps 71 Mbps Wireless
Spectrum 106 Mbps 14 Mbps Cable
Wyoming.com 33 Mbps 12 Mbps Wireless
CenturyLink 38 Mbps 7 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 82501

The largest internet providers serving the 82501 ZIP code are Spectrum, CenturyLink, and Wyoming.com bringing cable and DSL options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to most in the 82501 ZIP code, covering 78% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 70% of the area. Riverton’s third most-available internet provider, Wyoming.com, offers DSL to around 64% of residents in the 82501 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

78%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to most households in the 82501 ZIP code, covering 78% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 82501 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 Riverton, $52.84.

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 Riverton, $0.64.

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 82501 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 78% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Riverton's providers, 187 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

70%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in the 82501 ZIP code, covering 70% 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 Riverton, $52.84.

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 Riverton, $0.64.

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 82501 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 70% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Riverton's providers, 187 Mbps.

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Wyoming.com DSL internet

Provider

Wyoming.com

Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

18 Mbps

Average availability

64%

DSL from Wyoming.com offers broadband to most households in the 82501 ZIP code, covering 64% of the area.

DSL internet from Wyoming.com 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 Wyoming.com start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Riverton, $52.84.

Wyoming.com customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Riverton, $0.64.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Wyoming.com offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 18 Mbps in 82501 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 64% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Riverton's providers, 187 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 82501 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 82501 and the greater Riverton area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Riverton at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Riverton at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 82501 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 Riverton 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 Riverton cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 82501 frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 82501 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 78% of households in 82501. The next fastest internet provider in the 82501 ZIP code is Wyoming.com, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Wind River Internet offers the cheapest internet in the 82501 ZIP with service starting at $34.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Riverton, $52.84.

Wind River Internet is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 82501 ZIP code, covering 0.680% of the city.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

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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.