Internet Speeds in Boise, ID

There are 2 internet providers operating in Boise, the most popular being Sparklight. Sparklight offers cable and fiber internet service. In 45,289 recent tests, on average, we have been seeing 145 Mbps for download speeds and 22 Mbps for upload speeds for Sparklight customers. In addition to Sparklight, DSL and fiber internet service is also available from CenturyLink.

While these are the real speeds we have been seeing in our research, there are many factors that go into the actual download and upload speeds you will encounter.

Last updated on February 24, 2024
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145 Mbps22 Mbps73 ms
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46 Mbps10 Mbps46 ms
* Data from speed tests taken in the last 3 months

Internet Providers in Boise, ID



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Sparklight is the most popular provider in Boise offering cable and fiber internet service. Users have been getting 145 Mbps for download speeds and 22 Mbps for upload speeds over 45,289 recent tests.

Performance Breakdown

Sparklight has the fastest average download speed, the fastest average upload speed, and the 2nd lowest latency out of all of the providers in Boise. 47% of users saw download speeds between 100-250 Mbps, and 40% of users saw upload speeds between 25-50 Mbps.

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Recent Sparklight Speed Tests in Boise

DateDownload SpeedUpload SpeedLatency
February 23, 2024251 Mbps1 Mbps64 ms
February 23, 20246 Mbps5 Mbps63 ms
February 23, 2024130 Mbps47 Mbps63 ms
February 23, 202488 Mbps46 Mbps62 ms
February 23, 202473 Mbps1 Mbps65 ms
February 23, 2024134 Mbps46 Mbps63 ms
February 23, 2024199 Mbps38 Mbps63 ms
February 23, 2024246 Mbps14 Mbps65 ms
February 23, 2024468 Mbps22 Mbps18 ms
February 23, 2024349 Mbps41 Mbps67 ms

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Frequently Asked Questions

What internet providers are available in Boise, ID?

Sparklight and CenturyLink currently operate in Boise.

What is the most popular internet provider in Boise, ID?

Sparklight is currently the most popular internet provider in Boise based on the number of speed tests in the last 3 months.

What is the fastest internet provider in Boise, ID?

The fastest internet provider for you is going to differ based on your needs, and which providers actually serve your home. However, when it comes to the real speeds users in Boise are getting, Sparklight provides the fastest download speeds and Sparklight provides the fastest upload speeds.

Is there fiber internet in Boise, ID?

Sparklight and CenturyLink provide fiber internet in Boise.