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Internet providers in Bloomington, IN

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Bloomington, IN internet providers

Provider
AT&T $40.00 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic12%
AT&T $30.00 10 - 75 MbpsDSL97%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 987 MbpsCable99%
Rice Belt Telephone Company $45.00 50 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic8.716%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Bloomington internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Bloomington is comparable to the rest of Indiana - 95%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Bloomington area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Bloomington residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 21% of those living in Bloomington.

There are five internet providers serving the Bloomington area, and 97.19% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Bloomington's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Bloomington

The largest internet providers in Bloomington are AT&T and Xfinity bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to Bloomington.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Bloomington residents, covering 97% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 12% of the area. Bloomington’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 99% of Bloomington residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Bloomington covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Bloomington 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 AT&T start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Bloomington, $43.00.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Bloomington, $1.65.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 75 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Bloomington. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Bloomington's providers, 620 Mbps.

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AT&T fiber-optic internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

12%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to a limited number of households in Bloomington covering 12% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from AT&T is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Bloomington than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $40/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Bloomington, $43.00.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Bloomington, $1.65.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Bloomington. These download speeds are available to 12% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Bloomington's providers, 620 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Bloomington covering 99% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Bloomington, $43.00.

Xfinity 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 Bloomington, $1.65.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 987 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in Bloomington. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Bloomington's providers, 620 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Bloomington, you’ll likely have options from cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Bloomington, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Bloomington and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Bloomington at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Bloomington at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Bloomington residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Bloomington with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 12% of households in Bloomington. The next fastest internet provider in Bloomington is Rice Belt Telephone Company, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 8.716% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Bloomington with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Bloomington, $43.00.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Bloomington, covering 12% of the city. Rice Belt Telephone Company also offers fiber internet in Bloomington and is available to 8.716% of households.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.