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Internet providers in 46394

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46394 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 25 - 25 MbpsDSL100%
Xfinity $30.00 50 - 987 MbpsCable100%
WOW! $19.99 100 - 600 MbpsCable54%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $64.99 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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46394 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 46394 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 46394 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Whiting, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the 46394 area, and 99.62% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 46394, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 987 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Whiting

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 131 Mbps 17 Mbps Cable
AT&T 328 Mbps 248 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 46394

The largest internet providers serving the 46394 ZIP code are AT&T, Xfinity, and WOW! bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 46394 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 100% of the area. Whiting’s third most-available internet provider, WOW!, offers cable to around 54% of residents in the 46394 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to all households in the 46394 ZIP code, covering 100% 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Whiting, $47.49.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.20 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Whiting, $1.28.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in 46394 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Whiting's providers, 280 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in the 46394 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 46394 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Whiting, $47.49.

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 Whiting, $1.28.

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 46394 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Whiting's providers, 280 Mbps.

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WOW! cable internet

Provider
WOW!
Starting price*
$19.99/mo.
Max download speed

600 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

54%

Cable from WOW! offers broadband to about half of households in the 46394 ZIP code, covering 54% of the area.

WOW!’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 46394 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for WOW! start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Whiting, $47.49.

WOW! customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Whiting, $1.28.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, WOW! offers download speeds up to 600 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in 46394 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 54% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Whiting's providers, 280 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 46394 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 46394 and the greater Whiting area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Whiting at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Whiting at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 46394 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 Whiting 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 Whiting DSL and cable internet providers.

Internet providers in 46394 frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in the 46394 ZIP code with download speeds up to 987 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 46394. The next fastest internet provider in the 46394 ZIP code is WOW!, offering download speeds up to 600 Mbps to 54% of the area.

WOW! offers the cheapest internet in the 46394 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Whiting, $47.49.

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.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

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.

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%.