Best Laporte Internet Service Providers
Laporte, CO has a total of 5 options for high speed internet providers that meet the minimum broadband download speed of 25 Mbps. It can be understandably confusing when trying to determine which of these broadband providers to choose. Hopefully we can eliminate some of the guesswork for you by applying our ranking algorithm to those 5 internet service options in Laporte. The calculation we perform considers the download connection speed, upload connection speed, population covered and overall value provided by each company. Based upon that calculation, our top choice for Laporte is Telephone and Data Systems. A summary of all the results:
|Rank||Provider||Tech||Max Download Speed||Max Upload Speed||Availability|
|1||Telephone and Data Systems||Cable||600 Mbps||20 Mbps||95.9%|
|2||Rise Broadband||wireless||50 Mbps||10 Mbps||89.6%|
|3||CenturyLink||DSL, Fiber||140 Mbps||20 Mbps||58.3%|
|4||ViaSat||Satellite||100 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
|5||HughesNet||Satellite||25 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
Laporte CO Internet Access Options
When it comes to high speed internet availability, download speeds and overall customer satisfaction, cities with more than a single provider more often than not lead in all of these categories.
Does Laporte have more than a single option at 25 Mbps, 100 Mbps, 250 Mbps and 1000 Mbps? The diagram below shows a summary:
Broadband Internet Speeds
Curious how fast the average internet speeds in Laporte are compared to Larimer County? Also, curious how the speeds compare to Colorado overall?
Average download speeds in Laporte of 36.9 Mbps are faster than the Larimer County average download speeds and faster than the statewide average for Colorado.
Laporte Internet Access Facts
The average download speed in Laporte is 33.3% faster than the average in Colorado and 13.9% faster than the national average of 32.4 Mbps
DSL internet is available to 63.9% of the Larimer County population
The average internet download speed in Laporte is 36.9 Mbps based upon 1360 measurements taken in the last 12 months
Cable internet is available to 94.2% of the Laporte population
Fiber optic internet is available to 15.6% of Laporte residents
There are 5 residential internet providers in Laporte, CO providing service to at least 15% of the city
Internet Access Technologies
DSL, Cable, Fiber and Fixed Wireless are four common types of technology used to provide internet access. The following chart shows the percentage of Laporte residents who have access to each of these technology types.
Internet Service FAQs
Who has the best internet service near me?
Our proprietary algorithm that takes into consideration download speed, upload speed, availability and overall value ranks Telephone and Data Systems as the top provider for Laporte, Colorado.
How do the internet speeds in Laporte compare to other cities in Colorado?
Click through to see how the Laporte broadband speeds compare to these other cities throughout the state: Bow Mar, Brush, Carbondale, Manitou Springs, Olathe, Rifle, Woodland Park
How many broadband service providers are there near me?
Currently there are 5 companies that provide internet service to at least 15% of Laporte, CO residents.
What is cable internet service?
Cable internet service streams data through the same coaxial cables used for cable television. In nearly all instances cable internet will be faster than DSL. Cable internet is available to nearly 90% of Americans but does not have as much coverage in remote areas as DSL.
What is Mbps?
Mbps is an abbreviation for Megabits Per Second and represents the rate of data transmission. A larger value for download Mbps or upload Mbps means a file will take less time to be sent than it will with an internet connection with a lower Mbps.
What download speed do I need to stream movies?
For HD movies and shows Amazon Prime Video, Netflix, Disney+ and Hulu all recommend a minimum of 5 Mbps. Streaming 4K/UHD content requires a minimum of 25 Mbps for Amazon Prime Video, Netflix, Disney+ and Hulu.
What locations were used in calculating broadband internet coverage for Laporte, Colorado?
The following zip codes were used: 80524 and 80535
Who has the fastest internet service in Laporte?
Telephone and Data Systems with a download speed of 600 Mbps provides the fastest internet service in Laporte.
Laporte Cable TV, Satellite TV and Streaming Services
Our ranking of internet service plans can make choosing a new provider fairly easy. Selecting a TV provider is more difficult as additional variables are involved. If you are a heavy TV viewer and/or watch in multiple rooms at the same time, a traditional cable TV package or satellite TV provider may be the best option for you. However, if you live in a rental property or a heavily wooded area, satellite TV may not be a viable option. Streaming TV packages can be a good option for many, especially if your internet plan does not have a data limit. Read through the pros and cons of the various TV packages available to you and chose the best match to your viewing needs.
- 290+ channels
- Satellite coverage virtually anywhere
- 4 video package tiers
- Access to apps, Google assistant and 2000 hour smart DVR
Hulu Live TV
- 75+ channels
- Access to premium Hulu originals
- Includes Disney+ and ESPN+
- 2 simultaneous streams supported on a broad array of devices
- 85+ channels
- Unlimited cloud DVR
- Local network coverage
- Sports plus, Spanish plus and premium movie add-ons
- 140+ channels
- Unlimited cloud DVR
- Local network and sports coverage
- Unlimited streams in-home. TV to go with the DIRECTV app
- 180+ channels
- 1000 hours of cloud DVR
- Local network coverage
- Extensive sports coverage plus sports add-on packages
- 50+ channels
- 50 hours of DVR storage
- No annual contracts
- Up to 4 simultaneous streams across a wide variety of devices