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Internet providers in 40059

Find internet providers serving the 40059 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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40059 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 25 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic24%
AT&T $55.00 25 - 75 MbpsDSL94%
Spectrum $49.99 300-1,000 Mbps **Cable99%
Windstream $37.00 15 - 100 MbpsFiber-optic4.830%
All Points Broadband $59.95 10 - 200 MbpsFiber-optic4.440%
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40059 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 40059 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 40059 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable 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 33% of those living in the 40059 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 40059 area, and 98.63% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 40059, prices start at $37 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Prospect

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 128 Mbps 21 Mbps Cable
AT&T 173 Mbps 267 Mbps Fiber-optic
Windstream 24 Mbps 16 Mbps Fiber-optic

Top high-speed internet providers in 40059

The largest internet providers serving the 40059 ZIP code are AT&T and Spectrum bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 40059 ZIP code, covering 94% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 24% of the area. Prospect’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 99% of residents in the 40059 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

94%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 40059 ZIP code, covering 94% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T 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 AT&T start at $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Prospect, $55.32.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.20 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Prospect, $0.80.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 75 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 40059 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Prospect's providers, 285 Mbps.

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AT&T fiber-optic internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

24%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 40059 ZIP code, covering 24% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from AT&T is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 40059 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Prospect, $55.32.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.20 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Prospect, $0.80.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 40059 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 24% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Prospect's providers, 285 Mbps.

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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

99%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in the 40059 ZIP code, covering 99% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 40059 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Prospect, $55.32.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 1,000 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 Prospect, $0.80.

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 40059 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Prospect's providers, 285 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 40059 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 40059 and the greater Prospect area. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Prospect at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Prospect at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 40059 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 40059 frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 40059 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 99% of households in 40059. The next fastest internet provider in the 40059 ZIP code is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 24% of the area.

Windstream offers the cheapest internet in the 40059 ZIP with service starting at $37/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Prospect, $55.32.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 40059 ZIP code, covering 24% of the city. Windstream also offers fiber internet in 40059 and is available to 4.830% of households.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.

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.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.