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Internet providers in Central City, KY

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Central City, KY internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL98%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable98%
Cameron Communications $30.00 6 - 15 MbpsDSL7.036%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Central City internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in Central City 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 Central City area will have access to DSL, which covers 98% of Central City residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Central City, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the Central City area, and 98.37% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Central City's six internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Central City

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 97 Mbps 18 Mbps Cable
AT&T 7 Mbps 1 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Central City

The largest internet providers in Central City are AT&T, Xfinity, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Central City.

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

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Central City covering 98% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Central City 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 Central City, $49.99.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.50 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Central City, $2.38.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.768 Mbps in Central City. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Central City's providers, 42 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

98%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Central City covering 98% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Central City 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 Central City, $49.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Central City, $2.38.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Central City. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Central City's providers, 42 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Central City covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Central City 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Central City, $49.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Central City, $2.38.

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 Central City. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Central City's providers, 42 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Central City with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in Central City. The next fastest internet provider in Central City is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps to 98% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Central City with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Central City, $49.99.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.

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%.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

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.