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Internet providers in 47586

Find internet providers serving the 47586 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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47586 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL71%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable73%
Perry-Spencer Communications $59.95 50 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic90%
Perry-Spencer Communications $59.95 50 - 1,000 MbpsDSL28%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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47586 internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in the 47586 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 47586 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 94% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 73% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 27% of those living in the 47586 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 47586 area, and 72.61% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 47586, 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
AT&T 87 Mbps 55 Mbps DSL
Xfinity 73 Mbps 8 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 47586

The largest internet providers serving the 47586 ZIP code are AT&T, Xfinity, and Perry-Spencer Communications bringing DSL, cable, and fiber-optic options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most in the 47586 ZIP code, covering 71% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 73% of the area. Tell City’s third most-available internet provider, Perry-Spencer Communications, offers fiber-optic to around 90% of residents in the 47586 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

71%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to most households in the 47586 ZIP code, covering 71% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T 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 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, $0.92.

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 47586 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 71% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Tell City's providers, 34 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

73%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to most households in the 47586 ZIP code, covering 73% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 47586 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, $0.92.

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 47586 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 73% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Tell City's providers, 34 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

10 Mbps

Average availability

90%

Fiber-optic from Perry-Spencer Communications offers broadband to nearly all households in the 47586 ZIP code, covering 90% 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 47586 ZIP code 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, $0.92.

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 10 Mbps in 47586 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 90% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Tell City's providers, 34 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 47586 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 47586 and the greater Tell City area. 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 in the 47586 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 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 fiber-optic, cable, and DSL internet providers.

Internet providers in 47586 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 47586 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 71% of households in 47586. The next fastest internet provider in the 47586 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps to 73% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 47586 ZIP with service 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 serving the 47586 ZIP code, covering 90% of the city.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

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