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Internet providers in Tipton, IN

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Tipton, IN internet providers

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Provider
Xfinity $29.99 15 - 987 MbpsCable94%
TDS Telecom $35 1 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic89%
TDS Telecom $35 1 - 50 MbpsDSL53%
Smithville Holding Company, Inc. - -Fiber-optic1.306%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Tipton internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Tipton 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 Tipton area will have access to cable, which covers 94% of Tipton residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 89% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 58% of those living in Tipton.

There are six internet providers serving the Tipton area, and 94.38% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Tipton's six internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Tipton

The largest internet providers in Tipton are Xfinity and TDS Telecom bringing cable, fiber-optic, and DSL options to Tipton.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Tipton residents, covering 94% of households. Many will also have the option of fiber-optic from TDS Telecom, which covers 89% of the area. Tipton’s third most-available internet provider, TDS Telecom, offers DSL to around 53% of Tipton residents.

Xfinity cable internet

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

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

94%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Tipton covering 94% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Tipton 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 Tipton, $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 Tipton, $3.13.

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 Tipton. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Tipton's providers, 519 Mbps.

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TDS Telecom fiber-optic internet

Provider

TDS Telecom

Starting price*
$35/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

120 Mbps

Average availability

89%

Fiber-optic from TDS Telecom offers broadband to nearly all households in Tipton covering 89% of the area.

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

Internet prices for TDS Telecom start at $35/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Tipton, $43.75.

TDS Telecom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 1 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $35.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Tipton, $3.13.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, TDS Telecom offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 120 Mbps in Tipton. These download speeds are available to 89% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Tipton's providers, 519 Mbps.

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TDS Telecom DSL internet

Provider

TDS Telecom

Starting price*
$35/mo.
Max download speed

50 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

53%

DSL from TDS Telecom offers broadband to about half of households in Tipton covering 53% of the area.

DSL internet from TDS Telecom uses telephone lines in Tipton 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 TDS Telecom start at $35/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Tipton, $43.75.

TDS Telecom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 1 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $35.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Tipton, $3.13.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, TDS Telecom offers download speeds up to 50 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Tipton. These download speeds are available to 53% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Tipton's providers, 519 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Tipton and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Tipton at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Tipton at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Tipton residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

TDS Telecom is the fastest internet provider in Tipton with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 89% of households in Tipton. The next fastest internet provider in Tipton is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 987 Mbps to 94% of the area.

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

TDS Telecom is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Tipton, covering 89% of the city. Smithville Holding Company, Inc. also offers fiber internet in Tipton and is available to 1.306% of households.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.