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Internet providers in Carmel, IN

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Carmel, IN internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 25 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic8.953%
AT&T $55.00 25 - 75 MbpsDSL99%
Xfinity $30.00 50 - 987 MbpsCable11%
Spectrum $49.99 300-1,000 Mbps **Cable99%
Metronet $39.95 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic2.166%
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Carmel internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Carmel 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 Carmel area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Carmel residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 11% of those living in Carmel.

There are seven internet providers serving the Carmel area, and 99.38% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Carmel's seven internet providers, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Carmel

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
AT&T 216 Mbps 162 Mbps Fiber-optic
Metronet 209 Mbps 162 Mbps Fiber-optic
Xfinity 174 Mbps 22 Mbps Cable
Spectrum 143 Mbps 13 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Carmel

The largest internet providers in Carmel are AT&T, Xfinity, and Spectrum bringing DSL and cable options to Carmel.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Carmel residents, covering 99% of households. Some will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 11% of the area. Carmel’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 99% of Carmel residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to all households in Carmel covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Carmel 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 $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Carmel, $50.82.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.20 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Carmel, $0.56.

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 Carmel. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Carmel's providers, 567 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

11%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to a limited number of households in Carmel covering 11% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Carmel, $50.82.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Carmel, $0.56.

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 Carmel. These download speeds are available to 11% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Carmel's providers, 567 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Carmel covering 99% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Carmel, $50.82.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 1,000 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Carmel, $0.56.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Carmel. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Carmel's providers, 567 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Carmel and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Carmel at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Carmel at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Carmel 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 Carmel with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 8.953% of households in Carmel. The next fastest internet provider in Carmel is Metronet, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 2.166% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Carmel with plans starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Carmel, $50.82.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Carmel, covering 8.953% of the city. Metronet also offers fiber internet in Carmel and is available to 2.166% of households.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.