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Internet providers in 48616

Find internet providers serving the 48616 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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48616 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL5.140%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable79%
CenturyLink $50.00 *** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL76%
Air Advantage $55.00 50 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic13%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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48616 internet service at a glance

At 93%, broadband coverage in the 48616 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 48616 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 79% of households. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 16% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 14% of those living in the 48616 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 48616 area, and 81.93% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 48616, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Chesaning

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 88 Mbps 10 Mbps Cable
CenturyLink 16 Mbps 11 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 48616

The largest internet providers serving the 48616 ZIP code are Spectrum, CenturyLink, and Air Advantage bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to most in the 48616 ZIP code, covering 79% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 76% of the area. Chesaning’s third most-available internet provider, Air Advantage, offers fiber-optic to around 13% of residents in the 48616 ZIP code.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

79%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to most households in the 48616 ZIP code, covering 79% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 48616 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 Chesaning, $57.50.

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 Chesaning, $0.85.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in 48616 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 79% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Chesaning's providers, 208 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

76%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in the 48616 ZIP code, covering 76% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink 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 CenturyLink start at $50/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Chesaning, $57.50.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Chesaning, $0.85.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 48616 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 76% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Chesaning's providers, 208 Mbps.

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Air Advantage fiber-optic internet

Provider

Air Advantage

Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

13%

Fiber-optic from Air Advantage offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 48616 ZIP code, covering 13% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Air Advantage is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 48616 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Air Advantage start at $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Chesaning, $57.50.

Air Advantage customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.10 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Chesaning, $0.85.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Air Advantage offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 48616 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 13% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Chesaning's providers, 208 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 48616 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 48616 and the greater Chesaning area. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Chesaning at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Chesaning at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 48616 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Chesaning may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $64.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Chesaning cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 48616 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 48616 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 5.140% of households in 48616. The next fastest internet provider in the 48616 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps* to 79% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in the 48616 ZIP with service starting at $49.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Chesaning, $57.50.

Air Advantage is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 48616 ZIP code, covering 13% of the city.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

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.

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.