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Internet providers in 42503

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42503 internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300-1,000 Mbps **Cable94%
Windstream $37.00 15 - 100 MbpsDSL99%
Windstream $37.00 15 - 100 MbpsFiber-optic1.850%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $64.99 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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42503 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 42503 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 42503 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 99% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 94% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 1.850% of those living in the 42503 ZIP code.

There are four internet providers serving the 42503 area, and 93.23% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among four internet providers in 42503, prices start at $37 and available download speeds reach up to 100 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Somerset

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Windstream 71 Mbps 44 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 105 Mbps 15 Mbps Cable
Viasat 8 Mbps 3 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in 42503

The largest internet providers serving the 42503 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 42503 ZIP code, covering 94% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Windstream, which covers 99% of the area. Somerset’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 42503 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

10 Mbps

Average availability

94%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 42503 ZIP code, covering 94% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 42503 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 Somerset, $54.24.

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 Somerset, $0.59.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 42503 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Somerset's providers, 88 Mbps.

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Windstream DSL internet

Provider
Windstream
Starting price*
$37/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

8 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from Windstream offers broadband to all households in the 42503 ZIP code, covering 99% 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 $37/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Somerset, $54.24.

Windstream customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.47 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Somerset, $0.59.

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 42503 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Somerset's providers, 88 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 42503 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 42503 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 significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Somerset, $54.24.

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 Somerset, $0.59.

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 42503 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Somerset's providers, 88 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 42503 frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 42503 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 94% of households in 42503. The next fastest internet provider in the 42503 ZIP code is Windstream, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Windstream offers the cheapest internet in the 42503 ZIP with service starting at $37/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Somerset, $54.24.

Windstream is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 42503 ZIP code, covering 1.850% of the city.

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Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.

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.