Internet providers in Lawrence, KS

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Lawrence, KS internet providers

Provider
AT&T $40.00 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic1.282%
AT&T $30.00 10 - 75 MbpsDSL99%
Midcontinent Communications $49.95 10 - 200 MbpsCable98%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Mercury Wireless Indiana . $39.95 -Wireless100%
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Lawrence internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Lawrence is comparable to the rest of Kansas - 94%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Lawrence area will have access to DSL, which covers 99% of Lawrence residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 1.280% of those living in Lawrence.

There are seven internet providers serving the Lawrence area, and 97.21% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Lawrence's seven internet providers, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Lawrence

The largest internet providers in Lawrence are AT&T, Midcontinent Communications, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Lawrence.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Lawrence residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Midcontinent Communications, which covers 98% of the area. Lawrence’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Lawrence residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

99%

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

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Lawrence 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 $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Lawrence, $48.56.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lawrence, $3.74.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 75 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Lawrence. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Lawrence's providers, 225 Mbps.

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Midcontinent Communications cable internet

Provider

Midcontinent Communications

Starting price*
$49.95/mo.
Max download speed

200 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

98%

Cable from Midcontinent Communications offers broadband to nearly all households in Lawrence covering 98% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Midcontinent Communications start at $49.95/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Lawrence, $48.56.

Midcontinent Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lawrence, $3.74.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Midcontinent Communications offers download speeds up to 200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Lawrence. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Lawrence's providers, 225 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 Lawrence covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Lawrence 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 Lawrence, $48.56.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lawrence, $3.74.

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 Lawrence. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Lawrence's providers, 225 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Lawrence with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 1.282% of households in Lawrence. The next fastest internet provider in Lawrence is Midcontinent Communications, offering download speeds up to 200 Mbps to 98% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in Lawrence with plans starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Lawrence, $48.56.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Lawrence, covering 1.282% of the city.

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.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

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.