Internet providers in Rochester, IN

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Rochester, IN internet providers

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Provider
Xfinity $29.99 15 - 987 MbpsCable97%
Rochester Telephone Co., Inc. - -Fiber-optic100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
TDS Telecom $35 1 - 1 MbpsWireless100%
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Rochester internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Rochester 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 Rochester area will have access to fiber-optic, which covers 100% of Rochester residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. No DSL providers are currently available in Rochester, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the Rochester area, and 97.07% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Rochester's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 987 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Rochester

The largest internet providers in Rochester are Xfinity, HughesNet, and Viasat bringing cable and satellite options to Rochester.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Rochester residents, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Rochester’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of Rochester residents.

Xfinity cable internet

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

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

97%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Rochester covering 97% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Rochester 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 Rochester, $43.75.

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 Rochester, $3.37.

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 Rochester. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Rochester's providers, 260 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 Rochester covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Rochester 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 Rochester, $43.75.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Rochester, $3.37.

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 Rochester. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Rochester's providers, 260 Mbps.

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Viasat satellite internet

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

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from Viasat offers broadband to all households in Rochester covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Rochester 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 Viasat start at $50/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Rochester, $43.75.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 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 Rochester, $3.37.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Rochester. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Rochester's providers, 260 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Rochester with download speeds up to 987 Mbps. These speeds are available to 97% of households in Rochester. The next fastest internet provider in Rochester is Rochester Telephone Co., Inc., offering download speeds up to 50 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Rochester with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Rochester, $43.75.

Rochester Telephone Co., Inc. is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Rochester, covering 100% of the city.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.

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.

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.