Internet providers in Coldwater, MI

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Coldwater, MI internet providers

Provider
Frontier $27.99 6 - 24 MbpsDSL87%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 300 MbpsCable99%
Coldwater Board of Public Utilities $29.95 -Cable97%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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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 100% of Coldwater residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 87% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Coldwater, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

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 $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

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*
$27.99/mo.
Max download speed

24 Mbps

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 $27.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Coldwater, $43.14.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Coldwater, $0.88.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 24 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in Coldwater. These download speeds are available to 87% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Coldwater's providers, 78 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

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 $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Coldwater, $43.14.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.22 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Coldwater, $0.88.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 300 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, 78 Mbps.

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Coldwater Board of Public Utilities cable internet

Provider

Coldwater Board of Public Utilities

Starting price*
$29.95/mo.
Max download speed

6 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 $29.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Coldwater, $43.14.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Coldwater Board of Public Utilities offers download speeds up to 6 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1.5 Mbps in Coldwater. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Coldwater's providers, 78 Mbps.

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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 significantly higher than average in Coldwater at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Coldwater at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 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 $59.99 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 300 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Coldwater. The next fastest internet provider in Coldwater is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in Coldwater with plans starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Coldwater, $43.14.

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.

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.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

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.