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Internet providers in 49017

Find internet providers serving the 49017 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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49017 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL98%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable67%
Clear Rate Communications - 1 - 40 MbpsDSL52%
Clear Rate Communications - 1 - 40 MbpsWired52%
BendBroadband - 300 - 1,000 MbpsDSL44%
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49017 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 49017 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 49017 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 98% of households. Cable 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 80% of those living in the 49017 ZIP code.

There are eight internet providers serving the 49017 area, and 94.07% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 49017, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Battle Creek

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Viasat 20 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
Xfinity 124 Mbps 12 Mbps Cable
AT&T 29 Mbps 6 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 49017

The largest internet providers serving the 49017 ZIP code are AT&T, Xfinity, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 49017 ZIP code, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 67% of the area. Battle Creek’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 49017 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 49017 ZIP code, covering 98% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T 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 AT&T start at $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Battle Creek, $56.38.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.50 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Battle Creek, $2.68.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 49017 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Battle Creek's providers, 44 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

67%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to most households in the 49017 ZIP code, covering 67% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 49017 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Battle Creek, $56.38.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Battle Creek, $2.68.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 49017 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 67% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Battle Creek's providers, 44 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 49017 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 49017 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Battle Creek, $56.38.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Battle Creek, $2.68.

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 49017 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Battle Creek's providers, 44 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 49017 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 49017 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in 49017. The next fastest internet provider in the 49017 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps to 67% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 49017 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Battle Creek, $56.38.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

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.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.