Internet providers in Franklin, IN

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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 cable, which covers 96% of Franklin residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 94% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 94% 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 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Franklin

The largest internet providers in Franklin are Xfinity, CenturyLink, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite 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, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Franklin residents.

Xfinity cable internet

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

987 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, $47.24.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Franklin, $4.72.

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 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, 281 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$49/mo.
Max download speed

100 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 $49/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Franklin, $47.24.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.08 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Franklin, $4.72.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Franklin. These download speeds are available to 63% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Franklin's providers, 281 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Franklin covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Franklin where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Franklin, $47.24.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Franklin, $4.72.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Franklin. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Franklin's providers, 281 Mbps.

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Franklin, IN internet providers

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Provider
Xfinity $29.99/mo. 15 - 987 MbpsCable96%
CenturyLink $49/mo. 12 - 100 MbpsDSL63%
Metronet Holdings, LLC - -Fiber-optic94%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Metronet Holdings, LLC is the fastest internet provider in Franklin with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 94% of households in Franklin. The next fastest internet provider in Franklin is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 987 Mbps to 96% 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, $47.24.

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

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.

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.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.