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Internet providers in 48116

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48116 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 25 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic2.360%
AT&T $55.00 25 - 75 MbpsDSL98%
Xfinity $30.00 50 - 987 MbpsCable75%
Spectrum $49.99 300-1,000 Mbps **Cable35%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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48116 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 48116 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 48116 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 99% of households. Cable 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 2.360% of those living in the 48116 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 48116 area, and 98.54% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 48116, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Brighton

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 78 Mbps 26 Mbps Cable
Xfinity 140 Mbps 16 Mbps Cable
AT&T 80 Mbps 49 Mbps Fiber-optic

Top high-speed internet providers in 48116

The largest internet providers serving the 48116 ZIP code are AT&T, Xfinity, and Spectrum bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 48116 ZIP code, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 75% of the area. Brighton’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 35% of residents in the 48116 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/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 48116 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 Brighton, $52.99.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.20 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Brighton, $0.61.

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 48116 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Brighton's providers, 482 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

75%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to most households in the 48116 ZIP code, covering 75% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 48116 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Brighton, $52.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Brighton, $0.61.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 987 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in 48116 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 75% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Brighton's providers, 482 Mbps.

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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

35%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 48116 ZIP code, covering 35% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 48116 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Brighton, $52.99.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 1,000 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 Brighton, $0.61.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 48116 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 35% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Brighton's providers, 482 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 48116 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 48116 and the greater Brighton area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Brighton at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Brighton at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 48116 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 48116 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 48116 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 2.360% of households in 48116. The next fastest internet provider in the 48116 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 987 Mbps to 75% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 48116 ZIP with service starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Brighton, $52.99.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 48116 ZIP code, covering 2.360% of the city.

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.

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.

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.