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Internet providers in 40601

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40601 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL76%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable1.800%
Windstream $19.99 200 - 2,000 MbpsDSL3.310%
Windstream $75.00 200 - 2,000 MbpsFiber-optic0.240%
FrankfortPlantBoard $44.00 25 - 250 MbpsCable99%
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40601 internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in the 40601 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 40601 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 99% of households. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 88% of those living in the 40601 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 40601 area, and 84.09% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 40601, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Frankfort

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Viasat 7 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
Spectrum 88 Mbps 91 Mbps Cable
Windstream 82 Mbps 46 Mbps DSL
HughesNet 31 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
All Points Broadband 3 Mbps 1 Mbps Wireless

Top high-speed internet providers in 40601

The largest internet providers serving the 40601 ZIP code are AT&T, FrankfortPlantBoard, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most in the 40601 ZIP code, covering 76% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from FrankfortPlantBoard, which covers 99% of the area. Frankfort’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 40601 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

76%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to most households in the 40601 ZIP code, covering 76% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T 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 AT&T start at $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Frankfort, $57.32.

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 Frankfort, $0.51.

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 5 Mbps in 40601 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 76% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Frankfort's providers, 54 Mbps.

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FrankfortPlantBoard cable internet

Provider

FrankfortPlantBoard

Starting price*
$44/mo.
Max download speed

250 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from FrankfortPlantBoard offers broadband to all households in the 40601 ZIP code, covering 99% of the area.

FrankfortPlantBoard’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 40601 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for FrankfortPlantBoard start at $44/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Frankfort, $57.32.

FrankfortPlantBoard customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.76 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Frankfort, $0.51.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, FrankfortPlantBoard offers download speeds up to 250 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 40601 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Frankfort's providers, 54 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 the 40601 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 40601 ZIP 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Frankfort, $57.32.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Frankfort, $0.51.

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 40601 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Frankfort's providers, 54 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 40601 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 40601 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 76% of households in 40601. The next fastest internet provider in the 40601 ZIP code is Windstream, offering download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps to 3.310% of the area.

FrankfortPlantBoard offers the cheapest internet in the 40601 ZIP with service starting at $44/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Frankfort, $57.32.

Windstream is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 40601 ZIP code, covering 0.240% of the city.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

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.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.