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Internet providers in 49331

Find internet providers serving the 49331 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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49331 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL80%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable69%
Vergennes Broadband - -Fiber-optic26%
WOW! $29.99 200 - 1,200 MbpsCable12%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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49331 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 49331 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 49331 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 83% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 81% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 63% of those living in the 49331 ZIP code.

There are eight internet providers serving the 49331 area, and 83.77% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 49331, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Lowell

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
HughesNet 26 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
AT&T 60 Mbps 36 Mbps DSL
Xfinity 200 Mbps 16 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 49331

The largest internet providers serving the 49331 ZIP code are AT&T, Xfinity, and WOW! bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most in the 49331 ZIP code, covering 80% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 69% of the area. Lowell’s third most-available internet provider, WOW!, offers cable to around 12% of residents in the 49331 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

80%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 49331 ZIP code, covering 80% 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 Lowell, $55.82.

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 Lowell, $1.07.

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 5 Mbps in 49331 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 80% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lowell's providers, 60 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

69%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to most households in the 49331 ZIP code, covering 69% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 49331 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 Lowell, $55.82.

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 Lowell, $1.07.

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 49331 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 69% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lowell's providers, 60 Mbps.

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WOW! cable internet

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

1,200 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

12%

Cable from WOW! offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 49331 ZIP code, covering 12% of the area.

WOW!’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 49331 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for WOW! start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Lowell, $55.82.

WOW! customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.15 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lowell, $1.07.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, WOW! offers download speeds up to 1,200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 49331 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 12% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lowell's providers, 60 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 49331 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 49331 and the greater Lowell area. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Lowell at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Lowell at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 49331 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 49331 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 49331 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 80% of households in 49331. The next fastest internet provider in the 49331 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps to 69% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 49331 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Lowell, $55.82.

Vergennes Broadband is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 49331 ZIP code, covering 26% of the city.

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.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.

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.