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Internet providers in 48843

Find internet providers serving the 48843 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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48843 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL95%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic1.740%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable68%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable26%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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48843 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 48843 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 48843 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 97% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 20% of those living in the 48843 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 48843 area, and 96.49% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 48843, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Howell

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 196 Mbps 15 Mbps Cable
HughesNet 15 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
Xfinity 183 Mbps 16 Mbps Cable
AT&T 79 Mbps 30 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 48843

The largest internet providers serving the 48843 ZIP code are AT&T, Xfinity, and Spectrum bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 48843 ZIP code, covering 95% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 68% of the area. Howell’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 26% of residents in the 48843 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

95%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 48843 ZIP code, covering 95% 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 Howell, $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 Howell, $0.84.

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 48843 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Howell's providers, 267 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

68%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to most households in the 48843 ZIP code, covering 68% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 48843 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 Howell, $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 Howell, $0.84.

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 48843 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 68% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Howell's providers, 267 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

20 Mbps

Average availability

26%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 48843 ZIP code, covering 26% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 48843 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 Howell, $59.15.

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 Howell, $0.84.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 48843 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 26% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Howell's providers, 267 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 48843 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 48843 and the greater Howell area. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Howell at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Howell at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 48843 ZIP, 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 Howell 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 Howell DSL, cable, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 48843 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 48843 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 95% of households in 48843. The next fastest internet provider in the 48843 ZIP code is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 1.740% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 48843 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Howell, $59.15.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 48843 ZIP code, covering 1.740% of the city.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

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.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.