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Internet providers in Franklin, IN

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Franklin, IN internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable96%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL63%
Metronet $39.95 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic94%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Franklin internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in Franklin 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 Franklin area will have access to fiber-optic, which covers 96% of Franklin residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 95% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 16% of those living in Franklin.

There are five internet providers serving the Franklin area, and 96.14% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Franklin's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Franklin

The largest internet providers in Franklin are Xfinity, CenturyLink, and Metronet bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to Franklin.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Franklin residents, covering 96% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 63% of the area. Franklin’s third most-available internet provider, Metronet, offers fiber-optic to around 94% of Franklin residents.

Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

96%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Franklin covering 96% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Franklin 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 Franklin, $50.98.

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 Franklin, $1.31.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in Franklin. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Franklin's providers, 425 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

63%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in Franklin covering 63% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Franklin 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 $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Franklin, $50.98.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Franklin, $1.31.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Franklin. These download speeds are available to 63% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Franklin's providers, 425 Mbps.

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Metronet fiber-optic internet

Provider

Metronet

Starting price*
$39.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

94%

Fiber-optic from Metronet offers broadband to nearly all households in Franklin covering 94% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Metronet start at $39.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Franklin, $50.98.

Metronet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.40 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Franklin, $1.31.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Metronet offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in Franklin. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Franklin's providers, 425 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Franklin with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 96% of households in Franklin. The next fastest internet provider in Franklin is Metronet, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 94% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Franklin with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Franklin, $50.98.

Metronet is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Franklin, covering 94% of the city.

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.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

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.