About: Fort Collins, CO
Originally a US Army outpost, the city is now more known as the home of Colorado State University. The town was named 'Best Place to Live' in 2006 and followed that with a second place showing in 2008 due to its great local school system, low crime and great outdoor environment. Although the University dominates the local economy, many high-tech companies have relocated offices to the area like Hewlett Packard and Agilent.
Local Newspapers: Denver Post
Local Sports Teams: Colorado State Rams
Local Colleges: Colorado State University
Home Internet, whether you live in Fort Collins, or anywhere else in the country is all but essential these days. Like home phone used to be Internet is the ultimate communication tool, it connects you to the people you know and the world you want to. Try and go a day without checking your email and see how essential the Internet really is in this age of worldwide communication. Depending on the size of your household the speed you need your Internet to reach can vary. But no matter the speed you need in Fort Collins, Qwest offers all four of its speed packages for the same monthly rate for the first six months.
For causal users and small households Qwest offers its Essential package at 7 Mbps speed. Download at seven Mbps and upload at five. Download a music file in less than five seconds if you so desire. Starting at twenty dollars with free activation the Essential package covers all your basics. Upgrade one step to the Advanced package and your speed almost doubles to twelve Mbps for downloads. Music files will then download in less than four seconds.
For those with larger households in Fort Collins, CO or more needs from the World Wide Web there's the Extreme package. With download speeds up to twenty Mbps you can download a music file in about two seconds, a nice even number. For the ultimate user there's the Pro package that boasts speeds of forty Mbps for downloads. That means music can download in one second or less. No patience? No problem.
All four of Qwest's Internet packages in Fort Collins, Colorado come with free activation, and all come with a starting price of twenty dollars. Not a bad offer to get your home Internet up and moving (as fast you want). Pick your price and pick your speed with Qwest's many options. The Internet is essential, but so are your savings. With four different packages and price ranges Qwest offers the options consumers have come to desire and the Internet speeds they have all come to expect in Fort Collins.
Zip Codes associated with Fort Collins, Colorado: 80521, 80524, 80525, 80526, 80528, 80536
Towns/Cities near Fort Collins, Colorado : Wellington, Timnath, Windsor, Eaton, Laporte.
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