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Internet providers in Fort Thomas, KY

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Fort Thomas, KY internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable10%
Altafiber $39.99 250 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic98%
Altafiber $39.99 250 - 1,000 MbpsDSL61%
White Cloud Communications $24.95 1 - 1,000 MbpsCable9.601%
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Fort Thomas internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Fort Thomas 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 Fort Thomas area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Fort Thomas residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 98% of those living in Fort Thomas.

There are six internet providers serving the Fort Thomas area, and 99.91% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Fort Thomas's six internet providers, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Fort Thomas

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 98 Mbps 17 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Fort Thomas

The largest internet providers in Fort Thomas are Spectrum, Mediacom, and Altafiber bringing cable and fiber-optic options to Fort Thomas.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Fort Thomas residents, covering 100% of households. Some will also have the option of cable from Mediacom, which covers 10% of the area. Fort Thomas’s third most-available internet provider, Altafiber, offers fiber-optic to around 98% of Fort Thomas 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 Fort Thomas covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Fort Thomas, $44.98.

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 Fort Thomas, $0.29.

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 Fort Thomas. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Fort Thomas's providers, 407 Mbps.

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Mediacom cable internet

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

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

10%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to a limited number of households in Fort Thomas covering 10% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Mediacom start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Fort Thomas, $44.98.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fort Thomas, $0.29.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Mediacom offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in Fort Thomas. These download speeds are available to 10% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Fort Thomas's providers, 407 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

98%

Fiber-optic from Altafiber offers broadband to nearly all households in Fort Thomas covering 98% 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 Fort Thomas than other internet types.

Internet prices for Altafiber start at $39.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Fort Thomas, $44.98.

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 Fort Thomas, $0.29.

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 Fort Thomas. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Fort Thomas's providers, 407 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Fort Thomas and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Fort Thomas at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Fort Thomas at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Fort Thomas 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 Fort Thomas with download speeds up to 1,00*0 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Fort Thomas. The next fastest internet provider in Fort Thomas is Mediacom, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 10% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in Fort Thomas with plans starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Fort Thomas, $44.98.

Altafiber is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Fort Thomas, covering 98% of the city.

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.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.