The team here at CableTV.com put together their favorite reasons for choosing cable service in Idaho. With hundreds of HD channels, movies and On Demand programming, there is always something to entertain. It never drops signal in bad weather and requires less equipment than satellite. Cable TV bundles with high-speed Internet, so you only pay one low monthly bill for both services. Bundles can even save you up to $400 a year. Plus cable is:
There's a lot to know about Idaho cable TV. Here are just a few of the facts the team at CableTV.com have put together. Even though 48% of the population stream content online and 7% use DVR's regularly, there is still a whopping 97% of Idahoans who still watch broadcast television live. That's 1,284,606 Idahoans who watch TV live. Many of those people are two screeners, though, since Idaho has 742,905 online video streamers.
TV shows like to feature buddies, friends and partners. TV service isn't much different. Cable TV and Internet in Idaho are almost always together. Did you know that high-speed Internet use grew from 67% to 72% between 2009 and 2010? According to SpeedMatters.org, Idaho is number 44 in the nation in terms of Internet speeds. That includes the 66% who fall below 4 Mbps download speeds. The average speed for Idaho cable Internet subscribers, however, is between 5-10 Mbps. Approximately 495,270 subscribers can back that up.
For those who are less interested in statistics, here's something interesting about Idaho andTV. Did you know that the "Breaking Bad" actor, Aaron Paul, is a native of Idaho? Paul got started on the small screen in 1998, but got started in life in Emmett in 1979. Even though Paul appears in homes across the nation, Idaho will always be home.
By now you can see we know digital cable television like Cheers knows Norm, and we're here to help you find a cable provider. Most service areas only have one cable provider. Local governments take care of the licensing, and usually only allow one provider in a given area. Put your zip code in the box below to see who provides cable in your part of Idaho.