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Internet providers in Rochester, IN

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Rochester, IN internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable97%
Rochester Telephone Company $59.95 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic100%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
BendBroadband - 300 - 1,000 MbpsWireless100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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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 94% 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 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Rochester

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 203 Mbps 15 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Rochester

The largest internet providers in Rochester are Xfinity, Rochester Telephone Company, and HughesNet bringing cable, fiber-optic, 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 fiber-optic from Rochester Telephone Company, which covers 100% of the area. Rochester’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Rochester residents.

Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 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, $56.23.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Rochester, $1.20.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 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, 272 Mbps.

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Rochester Telephone Company fiber-optic internet

Provider

Rochester Telephone Company

Starting price*
$59.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Fiber-optic from Rochester Telephone Company offers broadband to all households in Rochester covering 100% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Rochester Telephone Company is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Rochester than other internet types.

Internet prices for Rochester Telephone Company start at $59.95/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Rochester, $56.23.

Rochester Telephone Company customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Rochester, $1.20.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Rochester Telephone Company offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Rochester. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Rochester's providers, 272 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 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Rochester, $56.23.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Rochester, $1.20.

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, 272 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Rochester with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 97% of households in Rochester. The next fastest internet provider in Rochester is Rochester Telephone Company, offering download speeds up to 1,000 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, $56.23.

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

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

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.