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Internet providers in 40508

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40508 internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 300 MbpsCable100%
Windstream $19.99 15 - 1,000 MbpsDSL93%
Windstream $75.00 15 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic0.801%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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40508 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 40508 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 40508 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 93% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Lexington, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the 40508 area, and 92.76% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among four internet providers in 40508, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 40508

The largest internet providers serving the 40508 ZIP code are Spectrum, Windstream, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all in the 40508 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Windstream, which covers 93% of the area. Lexington’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 40508 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 40508 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 40508 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, $43.74.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.22 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lexington, $0.65.

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 40508 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Lexington's providers, 588 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

93%

DSL from Windstream offers broadband to nearly all households in the 40508 ZIP code, covering 93% 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, $43.74.

Windstream customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.33 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lexington, $0.65.

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 40508 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lexington's providers, 588 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 40508 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 40508 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Lexington, $43.74.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lexington, $0.65.

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 40508 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Lexington's providers, 588 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 40508 frequently asked questions

Windstream is the fastest internet provider in the 40508 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 93% of households in 40508. The next fastest internet provider in the 40508 ZIP code is Windstream, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 0.801% of the area.

Windstream offers the cheapest internet in the 40508 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Lexington, $43.74.

Windstream is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 40508 ZIP code, covering 0.801% of the city.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

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.

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.