Nearly 10% of Sun City West's wealthy residents telecommute to their jobs. A significant percentage of residents work in sales roles. Sun City West residents value education and many pursue advanced degrees. It's also an artistic community, employing people in arts and media. Residents depend on their internet services to keep in contact with employers and advance their education. While only 88% of Arizona can access high-speed internet, 100% of Sun City West residents have access.
CenturyLink is the sole DSL provider in the area. They reach 100% of homes. Cox Communications has a monopoly on cable internet services, also reaching 100% of residential users. Copper wire is available to 1% of residents Rte. 60 and the Bob Stump Memorial Pkwy. Fiber optics are not yet available to Sun City West residents.
Commercial users have some additional options. Megapath offers copper wire and DSL. Integra Telecom provides an additional DSL option to 78% of businesses.