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Internet providers in 46356

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46356 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 25 - 75 MbpsDSL97%
Xfinity $30.00 50 - 987 MbpsCable91%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable13%
NITCO $39.95 1.5 - 50 MbpsDSL0.230%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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46356 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 46356 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 46356 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 98% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 93% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Lowell, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are nine internet providers serving the 46356 area, and 91.86% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among nine internet providers in 46356, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Lowell

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Surf Air Wireless 11 Mbps 4 Mbps Wireless
HughesNet 8 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
Xfinity 155 Mbps 20 Mbps Cable
AT&T 70 Mbps 54 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 46356

The largest internet providers serving the 46356 ZIP code are AT&T, Xfinity, and Mediacom bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 46356 ZIP code, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 91% of the area. Lowell’s third most-available internet provider, Mediacom, offers cable to around 13% of residents in the 46356 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 46356 ZIP code, covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T 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 AT&T start at $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Lowell, $51.09.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lowell, $1.89.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 75 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 46356 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Lowell's providers, 247 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

91%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in the 46356 ZIP code, covering 91% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 46356 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Lowell, $51.09.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lowell, $1.89.

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 46356 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 91% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lowell's providers, 247 Mbps.

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Mediacom cable internet

Provider
Mediacom
Starting price*
$19.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

13%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 46356 ZIP code, covering 13% of the area.

Mediacom’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 46356 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Mediacom start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Lowell, $51.09.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lowell, $1.89.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Mediacom offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in 46356 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 13% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lowell's providers, 247 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 46356 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 46356 and the greater Lowell area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Lowell at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Lowell at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 46356 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 Lowell 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 Lowell DSL and cable internet providers.

Internet providers in 46356 frequently asked questions

Mediacom is the fastest internet provider in the 46356 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 13% of households in 46356. The next fastest internet provider in the 46356 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 987 Mbps to 91% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in the 46356 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Lowell, $51.09.

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If you suspect your slow speeds are the result of your internet provider throttling your connection, the easiest way to determine if you’re being throttled is to perform two speed tests. Run the first test on your regular network, then run the second one on a VPN. If the two speeds are drastically different (and the VPN test was higher), your internet provider may be throttling your speeds.

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.