Internet providers in West Lafayette, IN

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West Lafayette internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in West Lafayette 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 West Lafayette area will have access to fiber-optic, which covers 93% of West Lafayette residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 91% of the area. Cable is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 91% of those living in West Lafayette.

There are nine internet providers serving the West Lafayette area, and 92.53% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among West Lafayette's nine internet providers, prices start at $24.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in West Lafayette

The largest internet providers in West Lafayette are Frontier, Xfinity, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to West Lafayette.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all West Lafayette residents, covering 91% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 91% of the area. West Lafayette’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of West Lafayette residents.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$24.99/mo.
Max download speed

24 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

91%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in West Lafayette covering 91% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in West Lafayette 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 Frontier start at $24.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in West Lafayette, $41.24.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 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 West Lafayette, $4.58.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 24 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in West Lafayette. These download speeds are available to 91% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all West Lafayette's providers, 262 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

91%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in West Lafayette covering 91% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but West Lafayette 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 West Lafayette, $41.24.

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 West Lafayette, $4.58.

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 West Lafayette. These download speeds are available to 91% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all West Lafayette's providers, 262 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 West Lafayette covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of West Lafayette 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 West Lafayette, $41.24.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in West Lafayette, $4.58.

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 West Lafayette. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all West Lafayette's providers, 262 Mbps.

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West Lafayette, IN internet providers

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Provider
Frontier $24.99/mo. 6 - 24 MbpsDSL91%
Xfinity $29.99/mo. 15 - 987 MbpsCable91%
Metronet Holdings, LLC - -Fiber-optic93%
Wintek Corporation - -Fiber-optic37%
Smithville Holding Company, Inc. - -Fiber-optic5.535%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Metronet Holdings, LLC is the fastest internet provider in West Lafayette with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 93% of households in West Lafayette. The next fastest internet provider in West Lafayette is Wintek Corporation, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 37% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in West Lafayette with plans starting at $24.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in West Lafayette, $41.24.

Metronet Holdings, LLC is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in West Lafayette, covering 93% of the city. Wintek Corporation also offers fiber internet in West Lafayette and is available to 37% of households.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.

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.