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Internet providers in 47905

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47905 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $27.99 6 - 24 MbpsDSL86%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 987 MbpsCable92%
Metronet $49.95 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic73%
Wintek Corporation $65.00 250 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic13%
Mulberry Telecommunications $59.95 100 - 10 MbpsDSL6.643%
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47905 internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in the 47905 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 47905 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 92% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 91% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 78% of those living in the 47905 ZIP code.

There are 10 internet providers serving the 47905 area, and 87.76% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among 10 internet providers in 47905, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 47905

The largest internet providers serving the 47905 ZIP code are Frontier, Xfinity, and Metronet bringing DSL, cable, and fiber-optic options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all in the 47905 ZIP code, covering 86% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 92% of the area. Lafayette’s third most-available internet provider, Metronet, offers fiber-optic to around 73% of residents in the 47905 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$27.99/mo.
Max download speed

24 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

86%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in the 47905 ZIP code, covering 86% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier 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 Frontier start at $27.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Lafayette, $46.98.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lafayette, $0.68.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 24 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in 47905 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 86% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Lafayette's providers, 343 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

92%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in the 47905 ZIP code, covering 92% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 47905 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 Lafayette, $46.98.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lafayette, $0.68.

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 47905 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lafayette's providers, 343 Mbps.

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Metronet fiber-optic internet

Provider

Metronet

Starting price*
$49.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

73%

Fiber-optic from Metronet offers broadband to most households in the 47905 ZIP code, covering 73% 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 47905 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Metronet start at $49.95/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Lafayette, $46.98.

Metronet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lafayette, $0.68.

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 47905 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 73% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lafayette's providers, 343 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 47905 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 47905 and the greater Lafayette area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Lafayette at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Lafayette at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 47905 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 Lafayette 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 Lafayette cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 47905 frequently asked questions

Metronet is the fastest internet provider in the 47905 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 73% of households in 47905. The next fastest internet provider in the 47905 ZIP code is Wintek Corporation, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 13% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in the 47905 ZIP with service starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Lafayette, $46.98.

Metronet is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 47905 ZIP code, covering 73% of the city. Wintek Corporation also offers fiber internet in 47905 and is available to 13% of households.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.

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 internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.