Internet providers in Lake Station, IN

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At 99%, broadband coverage in Lake Station 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 Lake Station area will have access to cable, which covers 95% of Lake Station residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 84% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Lake Station, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the Lake Station area, and 80.23% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Lake Station's six internet providers, prices start at $24.99 and available download speeds reach up to 987 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Lake Station

The largest internet providers in Lake Station are Frontier, Xfinity, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Lake Station.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to most Lake Station residents, covering 84% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 95% of the area. Lake Station’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Lake Station residents.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$24.99/mo.
Max download speed

12 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

84%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in Lake Station covering 84% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in Lake Station 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 $24.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Lake Station, $41.24.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lake Station, $4.58.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 12 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in Lake Station. These download speeds are available to 84% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Lake Station's providers, 262 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

95%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Lake Station covering 95% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Lake Station 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 Lake Station, $41.24.

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 Lake Station, $4.58.

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 Lake Station. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lake Station's providers, 262 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 Lake Station covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Lake Station 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 Lake Station, $41.24.

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 Lake Station, $4.58.

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 Lake Station. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Lake Station's providers, 262 Mbps.

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Lake Station, IN internet providers

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Provider
Frontier $24.99/mo. 6 - 12 MbpsDSL84%
Xfinity $29.99/mo. 15 - 987 MbpsCable95%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Midwest Telecom of America, Inc. - -Wireless100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Lake Station with download speeds up to 987 Mbps. These speeds are available to 95% of households in Lake Station. The next fastest internet provider in Lake Station is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in Lake Station with plans starting at $24.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Lake Station, $41.24.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.

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.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

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.