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Internet providers in 49017

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49017 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $30.00 10 - 75 MbpsDSL98%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 75 MbpsCable67%
Clear Rate Communications - -DSL52%
Clear Rate Communications - -Wired52%
BendBroadband - 100 - 5 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 99% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 93% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Battle Creek, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

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 100 Mbps.

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*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

75 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 $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Battle Creek, $42.49.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Battle Creek, $2.36.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 75 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 49017 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Battle Creek's providers, 50 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

75 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, $42.49.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Battle Creek, $2.36.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 75 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 49017 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 67% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Battle Creek's providers, 50 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 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Battle Creek, $42.49.

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 Battle Creek, $2.36.

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, 50 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 49017 frequently asked questions

Iserv is the fastest internet provider in the 49017 ZIP code with download speeds up to 100 Mbps. These speeds are available to 3.854% of households in 49017. The next fastest internet provider in the 49017 ZIP code is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 75 Mbps to 98% 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, $42.49.

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.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.