Internet providers in Nicholasville, KY

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Nicholasville internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Nicholasville 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 Nicholasville area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Nicholasville residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 9.110% of those living in Nicholasville.

There are six internet providers serving the Nicholasville area, and 99.07% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Nicholasville's six internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Nicholasville

The largest internet providers in Nicholasville are Spectrum, Windstream, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to Nicholasville.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Nicholasville residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Windstream, which covers 99% of the area. Nicholasville’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Nicholasville residents.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Nicholasville covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Nicholasville, $47.49.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.83 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Nicholasville, $1.98.

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

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Windstream DSL internet

Provider
Windstream
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from Windstream offers broadband to all households in Nicholasville covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from Windstream uses telephone lines in Nicholasville 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 $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Nicholasville, $47.49.

Windstream customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Nicholasville, $1.98.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Windstream offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Nicholasville. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Nicholasville'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 Nicholasville covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Nicholasville 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 Nicholasville, $47.49.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Nicholasville, $1.98.

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

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Nicholasville, KY internet providers

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Provider
Spectrum $49.99/mo. 60 - 300 Mbps Cable 100%
Windstream $29.99/mo. 10 - 1,000 Mbps DSL 99%
Windstream $29.99/mo. 10 - 1,000 Mbps Fiber-optic 9.105%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Windstream is the fastest internet provider in Nicholasville with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Nicholasville. The next fastest internet provider in Nicholasville is Windstream, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 9.105% of the area.

Windstream offers the cheapest internet in Nicholasville with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Nicholasville, $47.49.

Windstream is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Nicholasville, covering 9.105% of the city.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

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.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.