Internet Providers in Blackfoot, ID

Residential Internet Statistics for Blackfoot, ID
Internet Service Providers: 9
Plans Start From: $45
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Cable

Top Internet Providers in Blackfoot, Idaho:

Showing 1 to 11 Providers

  • 1. CenturyLink
    87.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    87.4% Available
  • 2. Rise Broadband
    97% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    97% Available
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    13.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    13.9% Available
  • 6. 6. Anthem Broadband
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 7. 7. Sparklight
    78.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    78.8% Available
  • 8. 8. Direct
    29.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    29.3% Available
  • 9. 9. SpeedConnect
    24.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *15 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    24.4% Available
  • 10. 10. Fybercom
    15.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    15.1% Available
  • 11. 11. White Cloud Communications
    5.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    5.3% Available

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Internet Access in Blackfoot, Idaho

There are 19 Internet providers operating in Blackfoot. There are 3 LTE options and 11 offer wired or wireless residential broadband.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the main Internet choices in Blackfoot.

The level of competition between broadband providers in the Blackfoot area is high. The average household has at least 4-5 providers available to them. Internet access isn't distributed fairly, however. A notable 20.74 percent of the population still have only one or fewer options for wired broadband service.

Zooming in on the Internet network technologies around Blackfoot, there are essentially two primary choices: cable (Sparklight (formerly Cable One) is an example) and DSL (providers like CenturyLink).

Coverage stats on BroadbandNow comes from FCC reported data, which compels Internet companies in Blackfoot to submit availability data biannually. Using direct relationships with telecom companies, we are able to validate this data against privatized data submitted via Internet providers directly. The speed averages displayed here are calculated based on browser-based speed tests from Blackfoot from M-Labs. The rest of the statistics and data displayed on BroadbandNow are calculated based on NTIA andnational Census archives.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Blackfoot, Idaho

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Sparklight (formerly Cable One) 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 78.8%
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 87.4%
Rise Broadband 50 Mbps Fixed Wireless 2m 43s 97.0%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 13.9%
Direct Communications 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 29.3%
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.

Blackfoot is the 10th most connected city in Idaho ahead of Pocatello, Idaho Falls, Shelley, Firth, and Aberdeen.

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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 7,000 people in Bingham County 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 79% of Blackfoot 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 Bingham County, approximately 16,000 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.

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Compare Blackfoot to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Blackfoot 14.5 Mbps 13 $1.04 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +567.2 Mbps ) 22 ( +9 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +158.3 Mbps ) 21 ( +8 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +185.2 Mbps ) 20 ( +7 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +187.7 Mbps ) 27 ( +14 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +182 Mbps ) 11 ( -2 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )