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 41,174 recent tests, on average, we have been seeing 159 Mbps for download speeds and 25 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 June 4, 2023
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159 Mbps25 Mbps19 ms
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45 Mbps9 Mbps30 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 159 Mbps for download speeds and 25 Mbps for upload speeds over 41,174 recent tests.

Performance Breakdown

Sparklight has the fastest average download speed, the fastest average upload speed, and the lowest latency out of all of the providers in Boise. 32% of users saw download speeds between 100-250 Mbps, and 42% of users saw upload speeds between 25-50 Mbps.

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Recent Sparklight Speed Tests in Boise

DateDownload SpeedUpload SpeedLatency
June 3, 202362 Mbps27 Mbps70 ms
June 3, 2023242 Mbps33 Mbps67 ms
June 3, 2023273 Mbps41 Mbps65 ms
June 3, 2023136 Mbps16 Mbps63 ms
June 3, 2023102 Mbps3 Mbps73 ms
June 3, 202380 Mbps2 Mbps71 ms
June 3, 2023192 Mbps1 Mbps64 ms
June 3, 2023218 Mbps31 Mbps17 ms
June 3, 2023649 Mbps31 Mbps21 ms
June 3, 2023213 Mbps211 Mbps66 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.