Internet Providers in Anchorage, AK

Residential Internet Statistics for Anchorage, AK
Internet Service Providers: 4
Plans Start From: $40
Top Download Speed: 2 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Anchorage, Alaska:

Showing 1 to 6 Providers

  • 1. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 2. Viasat
    99.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    99.3% Available
  • 3. GCI
    99.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    99.1% Available
  • 4. Alaska Communications
    98% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    98% Available
  • 5. 5. Borealis Broadband
    97.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *30 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    97.9% Available
  • 6. ASTAC
    0.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *10 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    0.6% Available
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Best Internet Providers in Anchorage, AK

The best internet providers in Anchorage are GCI Communications and Alaska Communications. GCI has advertised speeds of up to 2 Gbps. It’s the fastest cable internet provider in Alaska.

Alaska Communications offers speeds up to 1 Gbps. It’s the most widely available fiber internet provider in Anchorage. Thanks to the fiber network, it suffers from less throttling than its competitors. It also allows for symmetrical upload and download speeds — something that’s not possible on a cable internet network.

5,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

Anchorage is the 7th most connected city in Alaska ahead of Jber, Wasilla, Chugiak, Eagle River, and Big Lake.

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The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 600 people in Anchorage don't have access to any wired internet.

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This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Approximately 98% of Anchorage residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Anchorage , approximately 2,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

Cheapest Internet Providers in Anchorage, Alaska

Provider Plan Starting From Connection Contract Length Data Caps
HughesNet $40 Fixed Wireless 2 Years 90 GB/mo.
GCI Communication $64.99 DSL N/A 10 GB/mo.
HughesNet $79.99 DSL None No Caps

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