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Internet providers in 47978

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47978 internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL64%
TV Cable Of Rensselaer $39.95 1.5 - 20 MbpsCable85%
NITCO $39.95 1.5 - 100 MbpsFiber-optic6.160%
NITCO $39.95 1.5 - 100 MbpsDSL2.080%
Monon Telephone Company $35.00 6 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic0.650%
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47978 internet service at a glance

At 97%, broadband coverage in the 47978 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 47978 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 91% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 77% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 6.160% of those living in the 47978 ZIP code.

There are nine internet providers serving the 47978 area, and 85.79% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among nine internet providers in 47978, prices start at $35 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Rensselaer

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
CenturyLink 9 Mbps 2 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 47978

The largest internet providers serving the 47978 ZIP code are CenturyLink, TV Cable Of Rensselaer, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to most in the 47978 ZIP code, covering 64% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from TV Cable Of Rensselaer, which covers 85% of the area. Rensselaer’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 47978 ZIP code.

CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

64%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in the 47978 ZIP code, covering 64% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink 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 CenturyLink start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Rensselaer, $49.98.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Rensselaer, $5.55.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 47978 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 64% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Rensselaer's providers, 59 Mbps.

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TV Cable Of Rensselaer cable internet

Provider

TV Cable Of Rensselaer

Starting price*
$39.95/mo.
Max download speed

20 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

85%

Cable from TV Cable Of Rensselaer offers broadband to nearly all households in the 47978 ZIP code, covering 85% of the area.

TV Cable Of Rensselaer’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 47978 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for TV Cable Of Rensselaer start at $39.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Rensselaer, $49.98.

TV Cable Of Rensselaer customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 1.5 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $26.63 per Mbps, significantly lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Rensselaer, $5.55.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, TV Cable Of Rensselaer offers download speeds up to 20 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 47978 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 85% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Rensselaer's providers, 59 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 47978 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 47978 ZIP 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Rensselaer, $49.98.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Rensselaer, $5.55.

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 47978 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Rensselaer's providers, 59 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 47978 frequently asked questions

Monon Telephone Company is the fastest internet provider in the 47978 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 83% of households in 47978. The next fastest internet provider in the 47978 ZIP code is Monon Telephone Company, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 0.650% of the area.

Monon Telephone Company offers the cheapest internet in the 47978 ZIP with service starting at $35/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Rensselaer, $49.98.

NITCO is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 47978 ZIP code, covering 6.160% of the city. Monon Telephone Company also offers fiber internet in 47978 and is available to 0.650% of households.

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.

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