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Internet providers in 40514

Find internet providers serving the 40514 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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40514 internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
Windstream $19.99 200 - 2,000 MbpsDSL100%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
Blue Zoom - -Wireless100%
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40514 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 40514 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 40514 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 100% of those living in the 40514 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 40514 area, and 100% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 40514, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 2,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Lexington

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Windstream 101 Mbps 69 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 130 Mbps 16 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 40514

The largest internet providers serving the 40514 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 40514 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, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 40514 ZIP code.

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 the 40514 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 40514 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Lexington, $61.66.

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 Lexington, $0.46.

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 40514 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, 113 Mbps.

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Windstream DSL internet

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

2,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

8 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from Windstream offers broadband to all households in the 40514 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, $61.66.

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 Lexington, $0.46.

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 40514 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, 113 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 40514 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 40514 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Lexington, $61.66.

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 Lexington, $0.46.

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 40514 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Lexington's providers, 113 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 40514 frequently asked questions

Windstream is the fastest internet provider in the 40514 ZIP code with download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 40514. The next fastest internet provider in the 40514 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps* to 100% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in the 40514 ZIP with service starting at $49.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Lexington, $61.66.

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.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.