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Internet providers in 49512

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49512 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL97%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable98%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable1.920%
Iserv - -DSL9.620%
Iserv - -Wired5.940%
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49512 internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in the 49512 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 49512 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 97% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 95% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 28% of those living in the 49512 ZIP code.

There are eight internet providers serving the 49512 area, and 96.34% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 49512, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Grand Rapids

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
AT&T 276 Mbps 210 Mbps DSL
Xfinity 143 Mbps 16 Mbps Cable
Spectrum 107 Mbps 9 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 49512

The largest internet providers serving the 49512 ZIP code are AT&T, Xfinity, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 49512 ZIP code, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 98% of the area. Grand Rapids’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 49512 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 49512 ZIP code, covering 97% 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 $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Grand Rapids, $59.15.

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 Grand Rapids, $0.86.

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 20 Mbps in 49512 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Grand Rapids's providers, 97 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

98%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in the 49512 ZIP code, covering 98% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 49512 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 Grand Rapids, $59.15.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Grand Rapids, $0.86.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 49512 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Grand Rapids's providers, 97 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 the 49512 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 49512 ZIP 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Grand Rapids, $59.15.

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 Grand Rapids, $0.86.

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 49512 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Grand Rapids's providers, 97 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 49512 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 49512 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 97% of households in 49512. The next fastest internet provider in the 49512 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps to 98% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 49512 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Grand Rapids, $59.15.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

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.

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.

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.