Best New Castle Internet Service Providers
New Castle, CO has a total of 6 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 6 internet service options in New Castle. 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 New Castle is Xfinity. A summary of all the results:
|Rank||Provider||Tech||Max Download Speed||Max Upload Speed||Availability|
|1||Xfinity||Cable||987 Mbps||35 Mbps||99.6%|
|2||Windfield Enterprises||wireless||50 Mbps||15 Mbps||100.0%|
|3||Rise Broadband||wireless||25 Mbps||5 Mbps||84.9%|
|4||CenturyLink||DSL, Fiber||80 Mbps||20 Mbps||50.2%|
|5||ViaSat||Satellite||100 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
|6||HughesNet||Satellite||25 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
New Castle CO Internet Access Options
More internet service competition in a city encourages providers to continue to build out and improve their network in addition to keeping prices fair.
The following represents the percentage of population in New Castle which have access to at least two internet service providers with a particular internet access speed:
Broadband Internet Speeds
How does the average download speed for broadband internet in New Castle compare to Garfield County? The average speed in New Castle is 27.97 Mbps which is faster than Garfield County overall.
On a statewide basis this download speed is faster than the Colorado average of 27.69 Mbps.
New Castle Internet Access Facts
The average upload speed in New Castle is 5.22 Mbps. This is 37.7% slower than the average in Colorado and 55% slower than the national average of 11.56 Mbps
The average download speed in New Castle is 17.7% faster than the Garfield County average and 13.7% slower than the national average of 32.4 Mbps
The average upload speed in New Castle is 5.22 Mbps. This is 33.6% slower than the Garfield County average and 55% slower than the national average of 11.56 Mbps
Cable internet is available to 77.7% of Garfield County residents
Fiber optic internet is available to 6.1% of Garfield County residents
The average internet download speed in Garfield County is 23.77 Mbps based upon 70328 samples taken in the past year
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 New Castle 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 Xfinity as the top provider for New Castle, Colorado.
Who has the fastest internet service in New Castle?
Xfinity with a download speed of 987 Mbps provides the fastest internet service in New Castle.
What locations were used in calculating broadband internet coverage for New Castle, Colorado?
The following zip codes were used: 81647
What is fiber internet service?
Fiber internet service transmits data by sending pulses of light over thin glass fiber optic cable. In most cases fiber internet service download speeds will be faster than cable or DSL, however, fiber service is limited with less than half of Americans living in an area with fiber coverage.
What internet download speed do I need?
Consider the following general rules of thumb when determining the download speed you need for your new New Castle internet service.
|25+ Mbps||1-2 devices||Web browsing|
HD video streaming
|100+ Mbps||3-5 devices||Video conferencing|
4K video streaming
|1000+ Mbps||6+ devices||Multiple video or 4K streams|
Zero latency gaming
How do the internet speeds in New Castle compare to other cities in Colorado?
Is there fiber internet service near me?
Yes, there is 1 fiber internet provider in New Castle - CenturyLink.
What is DSL internet service?
DSL provides internet service via phone lines but at speeds typically 100x or more than old fashioned dial-up service over those same phone lines. Download speeds are typically slower than cable, but DSL is more likely to be available in a remote location than cable.
Which internet service provider offers the most coverage in New Castle, Colorado?
Windfield Enterprises provides broadband internet service to 100.0% of New Castle.
New Castle 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.
- 260+ channels
- Award winning voice remote
- Customize your plan
- Watch TV, DVR and OnDemand anywhere with the Xfinity Stream app
- 290+ channels
- Satellite coverage virtually anywhere
- 4 video package tiers
- Access to apps, Google assistant and 2000 hour smart DVR
- 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