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Internet providers in Tell City, IN

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Tell City, IN internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL99%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable99%
Perry-Spencer Communications $59.95 50 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic93%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Metronet $39.95 100 - 1,000 MbpsWireless100%
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Tell City internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Tell City 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 Tell City area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Tell City residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 19% of those living in Tell City.

There are six internet providers serving the Tell City area, and 99.02% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Tell City's six internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Tell City

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 73 Mbps 8 Mbps Cable
AT&T 87 Mbps 55 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Tell City

The largest internet providers in Tell City are AT&T, Xfinity, and Perry-Spencer Communications bringing DSL, cable, and fiber-optic options to Tell City.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Tell City residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 99% of the area. Tell City’s third most-available internet provider, Perry-Spencer Communications, offers fiber-optic to around 93% of Tell City residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to all households in Tell City covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Tell City 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 Tell City, $53.31.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.50 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Tell City, $1.07.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in Tell City. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Tell City's providers, 27 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Tell City covering 99% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Tell City 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 Tell City, $53.31.

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 Tell City, $1.07.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Tell City. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Tell City's providers, 27 Mbps.

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Perry-Spencer Communications fiber-optic internet

Provider

Perry-Spencer Communications

Starting price*
$59.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

93%

Fiber-optic from Perry-Spencer Communications offers broadband to nearly all households in Tell City covering 93% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Perry-Spencer Communications is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Tell City than other internet types.

Internet prices for Perry-Spencer Communications start at $59.95/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Tell City, $53.31.

Perry-Spencer Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Tell City, $1.07.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Perry-Spencer Communications offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in Tell City. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Tell City's providers, 27 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Tell City, you’ll likely have options from DSL, cable, and fiber-optic internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Tell City, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Tell City with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Tell City. The next fastest internet provider in Tell City is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Tell City with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Tell City, $53.31.

Perry-Spencer Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Tell City, covering 93% of the city.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

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.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.