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Internet providers in 49008

Find internet providers serving the 49008 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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49008 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL98%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable11%
BendBroadband - 300 - 1,000 MbpsDSL16%
Iserv - -Wired7.260%
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49008 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 49008 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 49008 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 100% of those living in the 49008 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 49008 area, and 98.66% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 49008, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Kalamazoo

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 97 Mbps 12 Mbps Cable
AT&T 23 Mbps 12 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 49008

The largest internet providers serving the 49008 ZIP code are AT&T, Spectrum, and Mediacom bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 49008 ZIP code, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. Kalamazoo’s third most-available internet provider, Mediacom, offers cable to around 11% of residents in the 49008 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

98%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 49008 ZIP code, covering 98% 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 Kalamazoo, $51.99.

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 Kalamazoo, $0.58.

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 49008 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Kalamazoo's providers, 105 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 the 49008 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 49008 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Kalamazoo, $51.99.

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 Kalamazoo, $0.58.

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 49008 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Kalamazoo's providers, 105 Mbps.

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Mediacom cable internet

Provider
Mediacom
Starting price*
$19.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

11%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 49008 ZIP code, covering 11% of the area.

Mediacom’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 49008 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Mediacom start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Kalamazoo, $51.99.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Kalamazoo, $0.58.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Mediacom offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 49008 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 11% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Kalamazoo's providers, 105 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 49008 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 49008 and the greater Kalamazoo area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Kalamazoo at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Kalamazoo at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 49008 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 49008 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 49008 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in 49008. The next fastest internet provider in the 49008 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps* to 100% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in the 49008 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Kalamazoo, $51.99.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

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.

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.