Jerome, ID High Speed Internet Service
Jerome, 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 Jerome. 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 Jerome is Sparklight. A summary of all the results:
|Rank||Provider||Tech||Max Download Speed||Max Upload Speed||Availability|
|1||Sparklight||Cable||1000 Mbps||50 Mbps||98.4%|
|2||Safelink Internet||wireless||25 Mbps||5 Mbps||100.0%|
|3||Rise Broadband||wireless||25 Mbps||5 Mbps||63.6%|
|4||CenturyLink||DSL, Fiber||100 Mbps||40 Mbps||51.4%|
|5||ViaSat||Satellite||100 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
|6||HughesNet||Satellite||25 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
Jerome ID Internet Access Options
Studies have shown that the competition from having two or more broadband internet providers in a community leads to lower prices and better overall service.
The chart below graphs the segment of the population which has a choice of internet providers at four different ranges of download speeds.
Broadband Internet Speeds
How does the average download speed for broadband internet in Jerome compare to Jerome County? The average speed in Jerome is 15.03 Mbps which is faster than Jerome County overall.
On a statewide basis this download speed is slower than the Idaho average of 20.07 Mbps.
Jerome Internet Access Facts
Cable internet is available to 59.6% of Jerome County residents
Fiber optic internet is available to 0.2% of Jerome County residents
The average internet download speed in Jerome County is 10.47 Mbps based upon 16584 samples taken in the past year
The average download speed in Jerome is 25.1% slower than the average in Idaho and 53.6% slower than the national average of 32.4 Mbps
The average upload speed in Jerome is 3.13 Mbps. This is 19.9% faster than the Jerome County average and 73% slower than the national average of 11.56 Mbps
Fiber optic internet is available to 0.2% of Jerome residents
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 Jerome 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 Sparklight as the top provider for Jerome, Idaho.
How do the internet speeds in Jerome compare to other cities in Idaho?
What locations were used in calculating broadband internet coverage for Jerome, Idaho?
The following zip codes were used: 83338
Who has the fastest internet service in Jerome?
Sparklight with a download speed of 1000 Mbps provides the fastest internet service in Jerome.
Is there DSL internet service near me?
Yes, there is 1 DSL provider in Jerome - CenturyLink.
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 Jerome, ID residents.
Jerome 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.
- 100+ channels
- 200 hours of cloud DVR
- 2 TV plans
- No cable box required. Streams on Amazon Fire, Apple TV, Google-powered smart TVs or similiar
- 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