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Internet providers in Escanaba, MI

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Escanaba, MI internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL96%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
Alpha Enterprises - -DSL8.569%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Escanaba internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Escanaba 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 Escanaba area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Escanaba residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Escanaba, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the Escanaba area, and 95.91% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Escanaba's five internet providers, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Escanaba

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
HughesNet 15 Mbps 0 Mbps Satellite
Spectrum 91 Mbps 9 Mbps Cable
Viasat 11 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in Escanaba

The largest internet providers in Escanaba are AT&T, Spectrum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Escanaba.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Escanaba residents, covering 96% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. Escanaba’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Escanaba residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

96%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Escanaba covering 96% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Escanaba 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 Escanaba, $59.99.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.50 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Escanaba, $0.69.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in Escanaba. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Escanaba's providers, 44 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

5 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Escanaba covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Escanaba 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 Escanaba, $59.99.

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 Escanaba, $0.69.

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 Escanaba. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Escanaba's providers, 44 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Escanaba covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Escanaba where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $64.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Escanaba, $59.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Escanaba, $0.69.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Escanaba. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Escanaba's providers, 44 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Escanaba with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 96% of households in Escanaba. The next fastest internet provider in Escanaba is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps* to 100% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in Escanaba with plans starting at $49.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Escanaba, $59.99.

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.

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.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.