Internet Providers in Mountain Home, ID

Residential Internet Statistics for Mountain Home, ID
Internet Service Providers: 6
Plans Start From: $39.95
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Mountain Home, Idaho:

Showing 1 to 8 Providers

  • 1. CenturyLink
    93.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    93.8% Available
  • 2. Rise Broadband
    79.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    79.5% 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
    5.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    5.8% Available
  • 6. 6. CenturyLink
    5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *10 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    5% Available
  • 7. 7. Zito Media
    76.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    76.6% Available
  • 8. 8. RTI
    2.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    2.1% Available

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Internet Access in Mountain Home, Idaho

Information on this page is drawn from the FCC's bi-annual provider territory filings. BroadbandNow also uses direct provider reports and other private datasets to further validate and enhance that data. Plan, pricing, and other data is hand-gathered manually through our market research team. We've aggregated 283 broadband plans in and near Mountain Home since founding in 2014. Speed test data shown here for Mountain Home is based on the 6,945 speed tests shown in the listings below.

23.16 percent of Mountain Home is stuck with only one or zero options for broadband-level Internet service. Accounting for all addresses in city limits, the average Internet user has 2-3 Internet providers to choose from. Areas with more competition usually see lower prices, since providers will upgrade service to earn subscribers.

DSL and cable are the dominant network types within the Mountain Home metro area, frequently overlapping and generally competing on service quality. Cable speed is overall better. That said, overall performance seen with either system are comparable.

Coverage from the biggest providers, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, as a rule, will overlap. As a result, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is common in Mountain Home.

Besides the Internet providers listed above, CenturyLink provides a third option for Internet in 93 percent of Mountain Home.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Mountain Home, Idaho

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Zito Media 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 76.6%
CenturyLink 940 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 93.8%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
Rise Broadband 50 Mbps Fixed Wireless 2m 43s 79.5%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 5.8%
RTI 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 2.1%
CenturyLink 10 Mbps Fixed Wireless 13m 39s 5.0%
4,000 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.

Mountain Home is the 48th most connected city in Idaho ahead of Gooding and Mountain Home A F B, but behind Boise, Garden City, and Kuna.

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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 2,000 people in Elmore 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 77% of Mountain Home 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 Elmore County, approximately 4,000 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 Mountain Home to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Mountain Home 74.8 Mbps 11 $0.55 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +506.9 Mbps ) 22 ( +11 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +98 Mbps ) 21 ( +10 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +124.9 Mbps ) 20 ( +9 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +127.4 Mbps ) 27 ( +16 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +121.7 Mbps ) 11 $0.39 ( $0.00 )