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Internet providers in 47250

Find internet providers serving the 47250 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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47250 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL81%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable79%
CenturyLink $50.00 *** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL2.510%
Metronet $39.95 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic75%
SEI Data $64.95 25 - 1,000 MbpsDSL5.940%
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47250 internet service at a glance

At 97%, broadband coverage in the 47250 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 47250 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 95% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 81% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 76% of those living in the 47250 ZIP code.

There are eight internet providers serving the 47250 area, and 79.15% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 47250, prices start at $39.95 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Madison

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Metronet 104 Mbps 77 Mbps Fiber-optic
HughesNet 21 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
Frontier 16 Mbps 3 Mbps DSL
SEI Data 198 Mbps 140 Mbps Wireless
Spectrum 102 Mbps 12 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 47250

The largest internet providers serving the 47250 ZIP code are Frontier, Spectrum, and Metronet bringing DSL, cable, and fiber-optic options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to most in the 47250 ZIP code, covering 81% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 79% of the area. Madison’s third most-available internet provider, Metronet, offers fiber-optic to around 75% of residents in the 47250 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$54.99/mo.
Max download speed

Varies

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

81%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in the 47250 ZIP code, covering 81% 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 $54.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Madison, $57.98.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

79%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to most households in the 47250 ZIP code, covering 79% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 47250 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Madison, $57.98.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Madison, $0.72.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 47250 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 79% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Madison's providers, 209 Mbps.

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Metronet fiber-optic internet

Provider

Metronet

Starting price*
$39.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

75%

Fiber-optic from Metronet offers broadband to most households in the 47250 ZIP code, covering 75% 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 47250 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Metronet start at $39.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Madison, $57.98.

Metronet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Madison, $0.72.

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 47250 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 75% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Madison's providers, 209 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 47250 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 47250 and the greater Madison area. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Madison at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Madison at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 47250 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 Madison 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 Madison DSL, cable, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 47250 frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 47250 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 79% of households in 47250. The next fastest internet provider in the 47250 ZIP code is Metronet, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 75% of the area.

Metronet offers the cheapest internet in the 47250 ZIP with service starting at $39.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Madison, $57.98.

Metronet is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 47250 ZIP code, covering 75% of the city. SEI Data also offers fiber internet in 47250 and is available to 0.370% of households.

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.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.

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.