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Internet providers in Walton, KY

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Walton, KY internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
Altafiber $39.99 250 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic88%
Altafiber $39.99 250 - 1,000 MbpsDSL72%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Walton internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Walton 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 Walton area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Walton residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 95% of those living in Walton.

There are four internet providers serving the Walton area, and 97.50% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Walton's four internet providers, prices start at $39.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Walton

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 109 Mbps 12 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Walton

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

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Walton residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of fiber-optic from Altafiber, which covers 88% of the area. Walton’s third most-available internet provider, Altafiber, offers DSL to around 72% of Walton 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 Walton covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Walton 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 Walton, $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 Walton, $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 Walton. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Walton'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

88%

Fiber-optic from Altafiber offers broadband to nearly all households in Walton covering 88% 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 Walton 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 Walton, $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 Walton, $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 Walton. These download speeds are available to 88% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Walton'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

72%

DSL from Altafiber offers broadband to most households in Walton covering 72% of the area.

DSL internet from Altafiber uses telephone lines in Walton 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 Walton, $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 Walton, $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 Walton. These download speeds are available to 72% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Walton's providers, 342 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Walton and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Walton at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Walton at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Walton 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 Walton with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Walton. The next fastest internet provider in Walton is Altafiber, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 88% of the area.

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

Altafiber is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Walton, covering 88% of the city.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.

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.