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Internet providers in Pikeville, KY

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Pikeville, KY internet providers

Provider
AT&T $30.00 10 - 18 MbpsDSL79%
Suddenlink $30.00 100 - 30 MbpsCable91%
Coalfields Telephone Company - -Cable56%
Fusion Cloud Services - -DSL49%
Coalfields Telephone Company - -DSL4.637%
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Pikeville internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Pikeville 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 Pikeville area will have access to cable, which covers 98% of Pikeville residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 88% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Pikeville, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are seven internet providers serving the Pikeville area, and 91.76% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Pikeville's seven internet providers, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 100 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Pikeville

The largest internet providers in Pikeville are AT&T, Suddenlink, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Pikeville.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most Pikeville residents, covering 79% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Suddenlink, which covers 91% of the area. Pikeville’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Pikeville residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

18 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

79%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to most households in Pikeville covering 79% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Pikeville 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 AT&T start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Pikeville, $41.40.

AT&T 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 Pikeville, $1.34.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 18 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.768 Mbps in Pikeville. These download speeds are available to 79% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Pikeville's providers, 30 Mbps.

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Suddenlink cable internet

Provider
Suddenlink
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

91%

Cable from Suddenlink offers broadband to nearly all households in Pikeville covering 91% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Suddenlink start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Pikeville, $41.40.

Suddenlink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.30 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pikeville, $1.34.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Suddenlink offers download speeds up to 30 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Pikeville. These download speeds are available to 91% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Pikeville's providers, 30 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 Pikeville covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Pikeville 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 Pikeville, $41.40.

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 Pikeville, $1.34.

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 Pikeville. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Pikeville's providers, 30 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Coalfields Telephone Company is the fastest internet provider in Pikeville with download speeds up to 100 Mbps. These speeds are available to 56% of households in Pikeville. The next fastest internet provider in Pikeville is Fusion Cloud Services, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 0.689% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in Pikeville with plans starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Pikeville, $41.40.

If you suspect your slow speeds are the result of your internet provider throttling your connection, the easiest way to determine if you’re being throttled is to perform two speed tests. Run the first test on your regular network, then run the second one on a VPN. If the two speeds are drastically different (and the VPN test was higher), your internet provider may be throttling your speeds.

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.

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.