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Internet providers in Burlington, KY

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Burlington, KY internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
Altafiber $39.99 250 - 1,000 MbpsDSL92%
Altafiber $39.99 250 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic66%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Burlington internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Burlington is comparable to the rest of Kentucky - 98%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Burlington area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Burlington residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 86% of those living in Burlington.

There are four internet providers serving the Burlington area, and 99.40% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Burlington's four internet providers, prices start at $39.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Burlington

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 127 Mbps 11 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Burlington

The largest internet providers in Burlington are Spectrum and Altafiber bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to Burlington.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Burlington residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Altafiber, which covers 92% of the area. Burlington’s third most-available internet provider, Altafiber, offers fiber-optic to around 66% of Burlington residents.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Burlington covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Burlington, $56.24.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Burlington, $0.27.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Burlington. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Burlington's providers, 342 Mbps.

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Altafiber DSL internet

Provider
Altafiber
Starting price*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

92%

DSL from Altafiber offers broadband to nearly all households in Burlington covering 92% of the area.

DSL internet from Altafiber uses telephone lines in Burlington 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 Altafiber start at $39.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Burlington, $56.24.

Altafiber customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 250 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.16 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Burlington, $0.27.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Altafiber offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Burlington. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Burlington's providers, 342 Mbps.

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Altafiber fiber-optic internet

Provider
Altafiber
Starting price*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

250 Mbps

Average availability

66%

Fiber-optic from Altafiber offers broadband to most households in Burlington covering 66% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Altafiber start at $39.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Burlington, $56.24.

Altafiber customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 250 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.16 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Burlington, $0.27.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Altafiber offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 250 Mbps in Burlington. These download speeds are available to 66% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Burlington's providers, 342 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Burlington and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Burlington at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Burlington at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Burlington residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Burlington with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Burlington. The next fastest internet provider in Burlington is Altafiber, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 92% of the area.

Altafiber offers the cheapest internet in Burlington with plans starting at $39.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Burlington, $56.24.

Altafiber is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Burlington, covering 66% of the city.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.

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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.