Best Plummer Internet Service Providers

Plummer, ID has a total of 3 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 3 internet service options in Plummer. 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 Plummer is Red Spectrum Communications. A summary of all the results:

Rank Provider Tech Max Download Speed Max Upload Speed Availability
1Red Spectrum CommunicationsFiber, wireless100 Mbps20 Mbps84.1%
2ViaSatSatellite100 Mbps3 Mbps100%
3HughesNetSatellite25 Mbps3 Mbps100%
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Plummer ID 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 Plummer have more than a single option at 25 Mbps, 100 Mbps, 250 Mbps and 1000 Mbps? The diagram below shows a summary:

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Broadband Internet Speeds

Curious how fast the average internet speeds in Plummer are compared to Benewah County? Also, curious how the speeds compare to Idaho overall?
Average download speeds in Plummer of 17.26 Mbps are faster than the Benewah County average download speeds and slower than the statewide average for Idaho.

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Plummer Internet Access Facts

  • Cable internet is available to 13.0% of the Plummer population

  • Fiber optic internet is available to 21.8% of Plummer residents

  • There are 3 residential internet providers in Plummer, ID providing service to at least 15% of the city

  • The average download speed in Plummer is 152.7% faster than the Benewah County average and 46.7% slower than the national average of 32.4 Mbps

  • The average internet download speed in Plummer is 17.26 Mbps based upon 2472 measurements taken in the last 12 months

  • DSL internet is available to 100.0% of Plummer residents

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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 Plummer 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 Red Spectrum Communications as the top provider for Plummer, Idaho.

Who has the fastest internet service in Plummer?

Red Spectrum Communications and ViaSat with a download speed of 100 Mbps provide the fastest internet service in Plummer.

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

The following zip codes were used: 83851

What internet download speed do I need?

Consider the following general rules of thumb when determining the download speed you need for your new Plummer internet service.

Speed Devices Typical Usage
25+ Mbps1-2 devicesWeb browsing
Music streaming
HD video streaming
100+ Mbps3-5 devicesVideo conferencing
4K video streaming
Online gaming
1000+ Mbps6+ devicesMultiple video or 4K streams
Zero latency gaming

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

Click through to see how the Plummer broadband speeds compare to these other cities throughout the state: Glenns Ferry, Kamiah, Lewiston, Malad City, Sun Valley, Ucon, Weiser

Is there fiber internet service near me?

Yes, there is 1 fiber internet provider in Plummer - Red Spectrum Communications.

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 Plummer, Idaho?

Red Spectrum Communications provides broadband internet service to 84.1% of Plummer.

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.




Plummer 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.


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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Sling

  • 50+ channels
  • 50 hours of DVR storage
  • No annual contracts
  • Up to 4 simultaneous streams across a wide variety of devices
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