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Internet providers in Hammond, IN

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Hammond, IN internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL98%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic7.864%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable99%
WOW! $29.99 200 - 1,200 MbpsCable90%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Hammond internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Hammond 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 Hammond area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Hammond residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 37% of those living in Hammond.

There are six internet providers serving the Hammond area, and 99.16% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Hammond's six internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Hammond

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
WOW! 211 Mbps 147 Mbps Cable
AT&T 96 Mbps 66 Mbps DSL
Xfinity 87 Mbps 83 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Hammond

The largest internet providers in Hammond are AT&T, Xfinity, and WOW! bringing DSL and cable options to Hammond.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Hammond residents, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 99% of the area. Hammond’s third most-available internet provider, WOW!, offers cable to around 90% of Hammond residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Hammond covering 98% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Hammond 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Hammond, $49.99.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.50 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hammond, $0.94.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Hammond. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hammond's providers, 455 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

99%

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

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Hammond 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 Hammond, $49.99.

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 Hammond, $0.94.

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 Hammond. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hammond's providers, 455 Mbps.

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WOW! cable internet

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

1,200 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

90%

Cable from WOW! offers broadband to nearly all households in Hammond covering 90% of the area.

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

Internet prices for WOW! start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Hammond, $49.99.

WOW! customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.15 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hammond, $0.94.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, WOW! offers download speeds up to 1,200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in Hammond. These download speeds are available to 90% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hammond's providers, 455 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Hammond and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Hammond at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Hammond at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Hammond residents, 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 Hammond may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $64.99 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 Hammond cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Hammond with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in Hammond. The next fastest internet provider in Hammond is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 7.864% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Hammond with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Hammond, $49.99.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Hammond, covering 7.864% of the city.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.

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.