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Internet providers in Southgate, KY

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Southgate, KY internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
Altafiber $39.99 250 - 1,000 MbpsDSL78%
Altafiber $39.99 250 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic62%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Southgate internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Southgate 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 Southgate area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Southgate 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 67% of those living in Southgate.

There are four internet providers serving the Southgate area, and 99.95% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Southgate's four internet providers, prices start at $39.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Southgate

The largest internet providers in Southgate are Spectrum and Altafiber bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to Southgate.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Southgate residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Altafiber, which covers 78% of the area. Southgate’s third most-available internet provider, Altafiber, offers fiber-optic to around 62% of Southgate residents.

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

100%

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

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Southgate 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 Southgate, $56.24.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 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 Southgate, $0.27.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Southgate. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Southgate's providers, 342 Mbps.

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Altafiber DSL internet

Provider
Altafiber
Starting price*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

78%

DSL from Altafiber offers broadband to most households in Southgate covering 78% of the area.

DSL internet from Altafiber uses telephone lines in Southgate 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 Altafiber start at $39.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Southgate, $56.24.

Altafiber customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 250 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.16 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Southgate, $0.27.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Altafiber offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Southgate. These download speeds are available to 78% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Southgate's providers, 342 Mbps.

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Altafiber fiber-optic internet

Provider
Altafiber
Starting price*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

250 Mbps

Average availability

62%

Fiber-optic from Altafiber offers broadband to most households in Southgate covering 62% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Altafiber is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Southgate than other internet types.

Internet prices for Altafiber start at $39.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Southgate, $56.24.

Altafiber customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 250 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.16 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Southgate, $0.27.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Altafiber offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 250 Mbps in Southgate. These download speeds are available to 62% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Southgate's providers, 342 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Southgate, you’ll likely have options from cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Southgate, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Southgate and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Southgate at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Southgate at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Southgate residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Southgate with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Southgate. The next fastest internet provider in Southgate is Altafiber, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 78% of the area.

Altafiber offers the cheapest internet in Southgate with plans starting at $39.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Southgate, $56.24.

Altafiber is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Southgate, covering 62% of the city.

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.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

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.