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Internet providers in 48801

Find internet providers serving the 48801 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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Provider
Frontier $27.99 6 - 24 MbpsDSL84%
Spectrum $44.99 60 - 100 MbpsCable92%
Casair, Inc. - -Fiber-optic66%
Winn Telephone Company - -Fiber-optic33%
Winn Telephone Company - -DSL21%
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48801 internet service at a glance

At 94%, broadband coverage in the 48801 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Michigan - 98%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 48801 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 92% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 85% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 66% of those living in the 48801 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 48801 area, and 86.92% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 48801, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 48801

The largest internet providers serving the 48801 ZIP code are Frontier, Spectrum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to most in the 48801 ZIP code, covering 84% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 92% of the area. Alma’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 48801 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$27.99/mo.
Max download speed

24 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

84%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in the 48801 ZIP code, covering 84% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier 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 Frontier start at $27.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Alma, $45.74.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Alma, $1.76.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 24 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in 48801 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 84% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Alma's providers, 44 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

92%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 48801 ZIP code, covering 92% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 48801 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Alma, $45.74.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.75 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Alma, $1.76.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in 48801 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Alma's providers, 44 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 48801 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 48801 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Alma, $45.74.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Alma, $1.76.

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 48801 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Alma's providers, 44 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 48801 frequently asked questions

Casair, Inc. is the fastest internet provider in the 48801 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 66% of households in 48801. The next fastest internet provider in the 48801 ZIP code is Winn Telephone Company, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 33% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in the 48801 ZIP with service starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Alma, $45.74.

Casair, Inc. is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 48801 ZIP code, covering 66% of the city. Winn Telephone Company also offers fiber internet in 48801 and is available to 33% 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.

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No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.