Internet providers in 46733

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46733 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $27.99 6 - 24 MbpsDSL1.745%
CenturyLink $65.00 20 - 100 MbpsFiber-optic0.873%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 80 MbpsDSL87%
Mediacom $29.99 60 - 1,000 MbpsCable92%
Benton Ridge Telephone $29.99 0.768 - 50 MbpsFiber-optic88%
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46733 internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in the 46733 ZIP code 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 46733 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 97% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 92% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 88% of those living in the 46733 ZIP code.

There are 10 internet providers serving the 46733 area, and 96.06% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among 10 internet providers in 46733, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 46733

The largest internet providers serving the 46733 ZIP code are CenturyLink, Mediacom, and Benton Ridge Telephone bringing DSL, cable, and fiber-optic options to the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all in the 46733 ZIP code, covering 87% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Mediacom, which covers 92% of the area. Decatur’s third most-available internet provider, Benton Ridge Telephone, offers fiber-optic to around 88% of residents in the 46733 ZIP code.

CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

80 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

87%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in the 46733 ZIP code, covering 87% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink 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 CenturyLink start at $45/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Decatur, $40.65.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Decatur, $1.85.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 80 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 46733 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 87% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Decatur's providers, 172 Mbps.

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Mediacom cable internet

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

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

92%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to nearly all households in the 46733 ZIP code, covering 92% of the area.

Mediacom’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 46733 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Mediacom start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Decatur, $40.65.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Decatur, $1.85.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Mediacom offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in 46733 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Decatur's providers, 172 Mbps.

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Benton Ridge Telephone fiber-optic internet

Provider

Benton Ridge Telephone

Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

50 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

88%

Fiber-optic from Benton Ridge Telephone offers broadband to nearly all households in the 46733 ZIP code, covering 88% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Benton Ridge Telephone is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 46733 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Benton Ridge Telephone start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Decatur, $40.65.

Benton Ridge Telephone customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 0.768 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $39.05 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Decatur, $1.85.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Benton Ridge Telephone offers download speeds up to 50 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 46733 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 88% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Decatur's providers, 172 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 46733 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 46733 and the greater Decatur area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Decatur at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Decatur at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 46733 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Decatur may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $59.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Decatur cable, fiber-optic, and DSL internet providers.

Internet providers in 46733 frequently asked questions

Mediacom is the fastest internet provider in the 46733 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 92% of households in 46733. The next fastest internet provider in the 46733 ZIP code is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 0.873% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in the 46733 ZIP with service starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Decatur, $40.65.

Benton Ridge Telephone is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 46733 ZIP code, covering 88% of the city. CenturyLink also offers fiber internet in 46733 and is available to 0.873% of households.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

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.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.