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Internet providers in 42701

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42701 internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable99%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable1.260%
Windstream $19.99 200 - 2,000 MbpsDSL99%
Windstream $75.00 200 - 2,000 MbpsFiber-optic1.680%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable1.020%
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42701 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 42701 ZIP code 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 42701 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable 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 85% of those living in the 42701 ZIP code.

There are eight internet providers serving the 42701 area, and 99.99% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 42701, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Elizabethtown

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 135 Mbps 16 Mbps Cable
Spectrum 89 Mbps 35 Mbps Cable
Mediacom 75 Mbps 44 Mbps Cable
Windstream 33 Mbps 18 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 42701

The largest internet providers serving the 42701 ZIP code are Xfinity, Windstream, and Brandenburg Telecom bringing cable and DSL options to the area.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all in the 42701 ZIP code, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Windstream, which covers 99% of the area. Elizabethtown’s third most-available internet provider, Brandenburg Telecom , offers DSL to around 100% of residents in the 42701 ZIP code.

Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in the 42701 ZIP code, covering 99% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 42701 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 Elizabethtown, $46.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Elizabethtown, $0.36.

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 42701 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Elizabethtown's providers, 387 Mbps.

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Windstream DSL internet

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

2,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

8 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from Windstream offers broadband to all households in the 42701 ZIP code, covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from Windstream 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 Windstream start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Elizabethtown, $46.99.

Windstream customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.10 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Elizabethtown, $0.36.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Windstream offers download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 8 Mbps in 42701 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Elizabethtown's providers, 387 Mbps.

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Brandenburg Telecom DSL internet

Provider

Brandenburg Telecom

Starting price*
$29.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from Brandenburg Telecom offers broadband to all households in the 42701 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

DSL internet from Brandenburg Telecom 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 Brandenburg Telecom start at $29.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Elizabethtown, $46.99.

Brandenburg Telecom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Elizabethtown, $0.36.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Brandenburg Telecom offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 42701 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Elizabethtown's providers, 387 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 42701 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 42701 and the greater Elizabethtown area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Elizabethtown at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Elizabethtown at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 42701 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 42701 frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in the 42701 ZIP code with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in 42701. The next fastest internet provider in the 42701 ZIP code is Windstream, offering download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in the 42701 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Elizabethtown, $46.99.

Brandenburg Telecom is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 42701 ZIP code, covering 64% of the city. Windstream also offers fiber internet in 42701 and is available to 1.680% of households.

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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Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.