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42141 internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable3.700%
Windstream $19.99 200 - 2,000 MbpsDSL53%
Windstream $75.00 200 - 2,000 MbpsFiber-optic0.060%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable27%
South Central Telcom $60.00 8 - 15 MbpsDSL86%
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42141 internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in the 42141 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 42141 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 94% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 58% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 54% of those living in the 42141 ZIP code.

There are eight internet providers serving the 42141 area, and 74.11% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 42141, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Glasgow

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Glasgow Electric Plant Board 57 Mbps 12 Mbps Cable
Windstream 135 Mbps 72 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 42141

The largest internet providers serving the 42141 ZIP code are Windstream, Mediacom, and South Central Telcom bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from Windstream is available to most in the 42141 ZIP code, covering 53% of households. Some will also have the option of cable from Mediacom, which covers 27% of the area. Glasgow’s third most-available internet provider, South Central Telcom , offers DSL to around 86% of residents in the 42141 ZIP code.

Windstream DSL internet

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

2,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

8 Mbps

Average availability

53%

DSL from Windstream offers broadband to about half of households in the 42141 ZIP code, covering 53% 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 Glasgow, $43.99.

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 Glasgow, $0.49.

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 42141 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 53% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Glasgow's providers, 338 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

27%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 42141 ZIP code, covering 27% of the area.

Mediacom’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 42141 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 Glasgow, $43.99.

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 Glasgow, $0.49.

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 42141 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 27% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Glasgow's providers, 338 Mbps.

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South Central Telcom DSL internet

Provider

South Central Telcom

Starting price*
$60/mo.
Max download speed

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

86%

DSL from South Central Telcom offers broadband to nearly all households in the 42141 ZIP code, covering 86% of the area.

DSL internet from South Central Telcom 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 South Central Telcom start at $60/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Glasgow, $43.99.

South Central Telcom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 8 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $7.50 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Glasgow, $0.49.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, South Central Telcom offers download speeds up to 15 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in 42141 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 86% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Glasgow's providers, 338 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 42141 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 42141 and the greater Glasgow area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Glasgow at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Glasgow at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 42141 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 42141 frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in the 42141 ZIP code with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 3.700% of households in 42141. The next fastest internet provider in the 42141 ZIP code is Windstream, offering download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps to 53% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in the 42141 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Glasgow, $43.99.

South Central Telcom is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 42141 ZIP code, covering 53% of the city. Windstream also offers fiber internet in 42141 and is available to 0.060% of households.

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.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

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%.