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Internet providers in 31008

Find internet providers serving the 31008 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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31008 internet providers

Provider
Cox $29.99 25 - 1,000 MbpsCable79%
Windstream $19.99 200 - 2,000 MbpsDSL95%
Windstream $75.00 200 - 2,000 MbpsFiber-optic21%
Flint Cable TV - 30 - 300 MbpsCable15%
Flint Cable TV - 30 - 300 MbpsDSL1.190%
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31008 internet service at a glance

At 97%, broadband coverage in the 31008 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Georgia - 95%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 31008 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 94% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 75% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 48% of those living in the 31008 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 31008 area, and 88.04% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 31008, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 2,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Byron

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Windstream 77 Mbps 42 Mbps DSL
Viasat 11 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
Cox 157 Mbps 25 Mbps Cable
HughesNet 19 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in 31008

The largest internet providers serving the 31008 ZIP code are Cox and Windstream bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to the area.

Cable internet from Cox is available to most in the 31008 ZIP code, covering 79% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Windstream, which covers 95% of the area. Byron’s third most-available internet provider, Windstream, offers fiber-optic to around 21% of residents in the 31008 ZIP code.

Cox cable internet

Provider
Cox
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

79%

Cable from Cox offers broadband to most households in the 31008 ZIP code, covering 79% of the area.

Cox’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 31008 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Cox start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Byron, $54.99.

Cox customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Byron, $0.47.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Cox offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in 31008 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 79% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Byron's providers, 584 Mbps.

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Windstream DSL internet

Provider
Windstream
Starting price*
$19.99/mo.
Max download speed

2,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

95%

DSL from Windstream offers broadband to nearly all households in the 31008 ZIP code, covering 95% of the area.

DSL internet from Windstream uses telephone lines to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for Windstream start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Byron, $54.99.

Windstream customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.10 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Byron, $0.47.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Windstream offers download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 31008 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Byron's providers, 584 Mbps.

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Windstream fiber-optic internet

Provider
Windstream
Starting price*
$75/mo.
Max download speed

2,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

21%

Fiber-optic from Windstream offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 31008 ZIP code, covering 21% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Windstream is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 31008 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Windstream start at $75/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Byron, $54.99.

Windstream customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.38 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Byron, $0.47.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Windstream offers download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 31008 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 21% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Byron's providers, 584 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 31008 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 31008 and the greater Byron area. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Byron at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Byron at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 31008 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 31008 frequently asked questions

Windstream is the fastest internet provider in the 31008 ZIP code with download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 95% of households in 31008. The next fastest internet provider in the 31008 ZIP code is Windstream, offering download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps to 21% of the area.

Cox offers the cheapest internet in the 31008 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Byron, $54.99.

Windstream is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 31008 ZIP code, covering 21% of the city.

If you suspect your slow speeds are the result of your internet provider throttling your connection, the easiest way to determine if you’re being throttled is to perform two speed tests. Run the first test on your regular network, then run the second one on a VPN. If the two speeds are drastically different (and the VPN test was higher), your internet provider may be throttling your speeds.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.