Hayden, ID High Speed Internet Service

Hayden, ID 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 Hayden. 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 Hayden is Spectrum. A summary of all the results:

Rank Provider Tech Max Download Speed Max Upload Speed Availability
1SpectrumCable940 Mbps35 Mbps100.0%
2Wired or Wirelesswireless30 Mbps10 Mbps100.0%
3Pterawireless25 Mbps10 Mbps100.0%
4Ziply FiberDSL, Fiber115 Mbps115 Mbps51.9%
5ViaSatSatellite100 Mbps3 Mbps100%
6HughesNetSatellite25 Mbps3 Mbps100%
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Hayden ID 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 Hayden which have access to at least two internet service providers with a particular internet access speed:

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Broadband Internet Speeds

Curious how fast the average internet speeds in Hayden are compared to Kootenai County? Also, curious how the speeds compare to Idaho overall?
Average download speeds in Hayden of 28.9 Mbps are faster than the Kootenai County average download speeds and faster than the statewide average for Idaho.

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Hayden Internet Access Facts

  • Fiber optic internet is available to 12.9% of Kootenai County residents

  • The average internet download speed in Kootenai County is 17.3 Mbps based upon 446488 samples taken in the past year

  • The average download speed in Hayden is 44% faster than the average in Idaho and 10.8% slower than the national average of 32.4 Mbps

  • The average upload speed in Hayden is 4.46 Mbps. This is 0.2% slower than the Kootenai County average and 61.6% slower than the national average of 11.56 Mbps

  • Cable internet is available to 99.8% of the Hayden population

  • There are 6 residential internet providers in Hayden, ID providing service to at least 15% of the city

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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 Hayden 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 Spectrum as the top provider for Hayden, Idaho.

How do the internet speeds in Hayden compare to other cities in Idaho?

Click through to see how the Hayden broadband speeds compare to these other cities throughout the state: Eagle, Glenns Ferry, Moscow, Mountain Home Afb, Post Falls, Spirit Lake, Wilder

What locations were used in calculating broadband internet coverage for Hayden, Idaho?

The following zip codes were used: 83815, 83835 and 83858

Who has the fastest internet service in Hayden?

Spectrum with a download speed of 940 Mbps provides the fastest internet service in Hayden.

Is there DSL internet service near me?

Yes, there is 1 DSL provider in Hayden - Ziply Fiber.

What is an internet data cap?

Some internet providers on their lowest end plans limit the amount of data that can be downloaded in a month. Like cellular phone plans, when that usage limit is hit, an additional charge is added to the customer's bill. Data caps are typically 1TB or more. In a month you could send 40,000 emails, streaming music 24 hours a data, surf the web 24 hours a day plus stream HD video 12 hours a day and still not hit a 1TB limit. Fewer than 10% of customers hit their data caps in a month.

What is fixed wireless internet service?

Fixed wireless internet is typical used in rural areas where there are no buried telephone or cable lines. An antenna is attached to the home or business which transmits and receives data from access point towers. Download speeds are typically much better than with satellite.

How many broadband service providers are there near me?

Currently there are 6 companies that provide internet service to at least 15% of Hayden, ID residents.




Hayden 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.


Spectrum

  • 125+ channels
  • Flexible packages
  • 85,000 OnDemand titles
  • All plans feature sports, breaking news, movies plus Spectrum Originals
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DISH

  • 290+ channels
  • Satellite coverage virtually anywhere
  • 4 video package tiers
  • Access to apps, Google assistant and 2000 hour smart DVR
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Hulu Live TV

  • 75+ channels
  • Access to premium Hulu originals
  • Includes Disney+ and ESPN+
  • 2 simultaneous streams supported on a broad array of devices
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YouTube TV

  • 85+ channels
  • Unlimited cloud DVR
  • Local network coverage
  • Sports plus, Spanish plus and premium movie add-ons
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DIRECTV stream

  • 140+ channels
  • Unlimited cloud DVR
  • Local network and sports coverage
  • Unlimited streams in-home. TV to go with the DIRECTV app
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fuboTV

  • 180+ channels
  • 1000 hours of cloud DVR
  • Local network coverage
  • Extensive sports coverage plus sports add-on packages
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