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Internet providers in 49659

Find internet providers serving the 49659 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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49659 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL47%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable34%
Agri-Valley Services $54.95 10 - 35 MbpsDSL69%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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49659 internet service at a glance

At 90%, broadband coverage in the 49659 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 49659 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 74% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 56% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 2.920% of those living in the 49659 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 49659 area, and 43.34% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 49659, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Mancelona

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
HughesNet 7 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
Agri-Valley Services 11 Mbps 4 Mbps DSL
Viasat 23 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
Spectrum 110 Mbps 10 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 49659

The largest internet providers serving the 49659 ZIP code are AT&T, Spectrum, and Agri-Valley Services bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to many in the 49659 ZIP code, covering 47% of households. Some will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 34% of the area. Mancelona’s third most-available internet provider, Agri-Valley Services, offers DSL to around 69% of residents in the 49659 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

47%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to about half of households in the 49659 ZIP code, covering 47% 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 Mancelona, $57.98.

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 Mancelona, $0.29.

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 49659 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 47% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Mancelona's providers, 31 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

34%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 49659 ZIP code, covering 34% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 49659 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 Mancelona, $57.98.

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 Mancelona, $0.29.

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 49659 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 34% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Mancelona's providers, 31 Mbps.

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Agri-Valley Services DSL internet

Provider

Agri-Valley Services

Starting price*
$54.95/mo.
Max download speed

35 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

69%

DSL from Agri-Valley Services offers broadband to most households in the 49659 ZIP code, covering 69% of the area.

DSL internet from Agri-Valley Services 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 Agri-Valley Services start at $54.95/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Mancelona, $57.98.

Agri-Valley Services 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 Mancelona, $0.29.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Agri-Valley Services offers download speeds up to 35 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in 49659 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 69% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Mancelona's providers, 31 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 49659 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 49659 and the greater Mancelona area. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Mancelona at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Mancelona at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 49659 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 Mancelona 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 Mancelona DSL and cable internet providers.

Internet providers in 49659 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 49659 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 47% of households in 49659. The next fastest internet provider in the 49659 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps* to 34% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in the 49659 ZIP with service starting at $49.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Mancelona, $57.98.

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.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.

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.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.