Internet providers in 42164

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Provider
Windstream $19.99 15 - 100 MbpsDSL29%
Windstream $75.00 15 - 100 MbpsFiber-optic1.343%
North Central Communications $73.05 30 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic71%
North Central Communications $73.05 30 - 30 MbpsDSL54%
South Central Telcom $75.00 100 - 15 MbpsDSL3.182%
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42164 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 42164 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 42164 ZIP will have access to fiber-optic, which covers 72% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 56% of the area. No cable providers are currently available in Scottsville, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the 42164 area, and 30.17% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 42164, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 42164

The largest internet providers serving the 42164 ZIP code are Windstream and North Central Communications bringing DSL and fiber-optic options to the area.

DSL internet from Windstream is available to many in the 42164 ZIP code, covering 29% of households. Many will also have the option of fiber-optic from North Central Communications, which covers 71% of the area. Scottsville’s third most-available internet provider, North Central Communications, offers DSL to around 54% of residents in the 42164 ZIP code.

Windstream DSL internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

8 Mbps

Average availability

29%

DSL from Windstream offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 42164 ZIP code, covering 29% 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 Scottsville, $51.33.

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 Scottsville, $0.92.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Windstream offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 8 Mbps in 42164 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 29% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Scottsville's providers, 382 Mbps.

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North Central Communications fiber-optic internet

Provider

North Central Communications

Starting price*
$73.05/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

71%

Fiber-optic from North Central Communications offers broadband to most households in the 42164 ZIP code, covering 71% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from North Central Communications is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 42164 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for North Central Communications start at $73.05/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Scottsville, $51.33.

North Central Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 30 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.44 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Scottsville, $0.92.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, North Central Communications offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 42164 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 71% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Scottsville's providers, 382 Mbps.

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North Central Communications DSL internet

Provider

North Central Communications

Starting price*
$73.05/mo.
Max download speed

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

6 Mbps

Average availability

54%

DSL from North Central Communications offers broadband to about half of households in the 42164 ZIP code, covering 54% of the area.

DSL internet from North Central Communications 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 North Central Communications start at $73.05/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Scottsville, $51.33.

North Central Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 30 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.44 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Scottsville, $0.92.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, North Central Communications offers download speeds up to 30 Mbps and upload speeds up to 6 Mbps in 42164 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 54% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Scottsville's providers, 382 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 42164 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 42164 and the greater Scottsville area. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Scottsville at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Scottsville at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 42164 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Scottsville may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $59.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Scottsville fiber-optic and DSL internet providers.

Internet providers in 42164 frequently asked questions

North Central Communications is the fastest internet provider in the 42164 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 71% of households in 42164. The next fastest internet provider in the 42164 ZIP code is South Central Telcom , offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 0.405% of the area.

Windstream offers the cheapest internet in the 42164 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Scottsville, $51.33.

North Central Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 42164 ZIP code, covering 71% of the city. Windstream also offers fiber internet in 42164 and is available to 1.343% of households.

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.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.

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.