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Internet providers in 48226

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48226 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $30.00 10 - 25 MbpsDSL65%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 987 MbpsCable97%
Clear Rate Communications - -DSL100%
Clear Rate Communications - -Wired100%
Rocket Fiber $70.00 -Fiber-optic56%
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48226 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 48226 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 48226 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 56% of those living in the 48226 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 48226 area, and 100.00% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 48226, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 48226

The largest internet providers serving the 48226 ZIP code are AT&T, Xfinity, and Rocket Fiber bringing DSL, cable, and fiber-optic options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most in the 48226 ZIP code, covering 65% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 97% of the area. Detroit’s third most-available internet provider, Rocket Fiber, offers fiber-optic to around 56% of residents in the 48226 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

65%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to most households in the 48226 ZIP code, covering 65% 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 Detroit, $48.00.

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 Detroit, $2.67.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in 48226 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 65% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Detroit's providers, 266 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

97%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in the 48226 ZIP code, covering 97% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 48226 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 Detroit, $48.00.

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 Detroit, $2.67.

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 48226 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Detroit's providers, 266 Mbps.

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Rocket Fiber fiber-optic internet

Provider

Rocket Fiber

Starting price*
$70/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

56%

Fiber-optic from Rocket Fiber offers broadband to about half of households in the 48226 ZIP code, covering 56% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Rocket Fiber is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 48226 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Rocket Fiber start at $70/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Detroit, $48.00.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Rocket Fiber offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 48226 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 56% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Detroit's providers, 266 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 48226 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 48226 and the greater Detroit area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Detroit at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Detroit at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 48226 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 48226 frequently asked questions

Rocket Fiber is the fastest internet provider in the 48226 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 56% of households in 48226. The next fastest internet provider in the 48226 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 987 Mbps to 97% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 48226 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Detroit, $48.00.

Rocket Fiber is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 48226 ZIP code, covering 56% of the city.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.