Internet providers in 40505

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Provider
Spectrum $44.99 60 - 300 MbpsCable100%
Windstream $19.99 10 - 1,000 MbpsDSL100%
Windstream $75 10 - 100 MbpsFiber-optic14%
Mediacom $29.99 60 - 200 MbpsCable1.099%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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40505 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 40505 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 40505 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. 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 14% of those living in the 40505 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 40505 area, and 99.64% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 40505, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 40505

The largest internet providers serving the 40505 ZIP code are Spectrum and Windstream bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all in the 40505 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Windstream, which covers 100% of the area. Lexington’s third most-available internet provider, Windstream, offers fiber-optic to around 14% of residents in the 40505 ZIP code.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in the 40505 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 40505 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Lexington, $40.99.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.75 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lexington, $1.17.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 40505 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Lexington's providers, 330 Mbps.

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Windstream DSL internet

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

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

8 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from Windstream offers broadband to all households in the 40505 ZIP code, covering 100% 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 Lexington, $40.99.

Windstream customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lexington, $1.17.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Windstream offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 8 Mbps in 40505 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lexington's providers, 330 Mbps.

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Windstream fiber-optic internet

Provider
Windstream
Starting price*
$75/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

8 Mbps

Average availability

14%

Fiber-optic from Windstream offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 40505 ZIP code, covering 14% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Windstream is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 40505 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Windstream start at $75/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Lexington, $40.99.

Windstream customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $7.50 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lexington, $1.17.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Windstream offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 8 Mbps in 40505 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 14% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Lexington's providers, 330 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 40505 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 40505 and the greater Lexington area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Lexington at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Lexington at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 40505 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 40505 frequently asked questions

Windstream is the fastest internet provider in the 40505 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 40505. The next fastest internet provider in the 40505 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Windstream offers the cheapest internet in the 40505 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Lexington, $40.99.

Windstream is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 40505 ZIP code, covering 14% of the city.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.