Why you can trust Allconnect We compare current internet plans to help you make the best decision for your needs and location. How we review providers How we make money

Internet providers in Coldwater, MI

Shop the best Coldwater internet providers. Compare internet plan pricing and speeds from cable, DSL and fiber-optic providers in your area.

Shop local providers
Coldwater City Map

Internet providers in your area

Coldwater, MI internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL87%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable99%
Coldwater Board of Public Utilities $39.99 25 - 100 MbpsCable97%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
Shop providers Need help? Call: (844) 512-2720

Coldwater internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Coldwater 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 Coldwater area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Coldwater residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 83% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 23% of those living in Coldwater.

There are seven internet providers serving the Coldwater area, and 99.34% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Coldwater's seven internet providers, prices start at $39.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Results from real users

Average internet speeds in Coldwater

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 109 Mbps 9 Mbps Cable
Coldwater Board of Public Utilities 149 Mbps 102 Mbps Cable
Frontier 9 Mbps 1 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Coldwater

The largest internet providers in Coldwater are Frontier, Spectrum, and Coldwater Board of Public Utilities bringing DSL and cable options to Coldwater.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all Coldwater residents, covering 87% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 99% of the area. Coldwater’s third most-available internet provider, Coldwater Board of Public Utilities, offers cable to around 97% of Coldwater residents.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$54.99/mo.
Max download speed

Varies

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

87%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in Coldwater covering 87% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in Coldwater 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 $54.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Coldwater, $55.99.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

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

99%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Coldwater covering 99% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Coldwater 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 Coldwater, $55.99.

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 Coldwater, $0.77.

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 Coldwater. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Coldwater's providers, 74 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

Coldwater Board of Public Utilities cable internet

Provider

Coldwater Board of Public Utilities

Starting price*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

1.5 Mbps

Average availability

97%

Cable from Coldwater Board of Public Utilities offers broadband to nearly all households in Coldwater covering 97% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Coldwater Board of Public Utilities start at $39.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Coldwater, $55.99.

Coldwater Board of Public Utilities customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Coldwater, $0.77.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Coldwater Board of Public Utilities offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1.5 Mbps in Coldwater. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Coldwater's providers, 74 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Coldwater, you’ll likely have options from cable and DSL internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Coldwater, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Coldwater and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Coldwater at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Coldwater at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Coldwater residents, 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 Coldwater 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 Coldwater cable and DSL internet providers.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Coldwater with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Coldwater. The next fastest internet provider in Coldwater is Viasat, offering download speeds up to 150 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Coldwater Board of Public Utilities offers the cheapest internet in Coldwater with plans starting at $39.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Coldwater, $55.99.

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.

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.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.

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.