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Internet providers in 49078

Find internet providers serving the 49078 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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49078 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL89%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable75%
Iserv - -DSL12%
Iserv - -Wired1.880%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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49078 internet service at a glance

At 93%, broadband coverage in the 49078 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 49078 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 90% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 75% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Otsego, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the 49078 area, and 77.21% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 49078, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Otsego

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
AT&T 12 Mbps 5 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 131 Mbps 8 Mbps Cable
Viasat 10 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in 49078

The largest internet providers serving the 49078 ZIP code are AT&T, Spectrum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 49078 ZIP code, covering 89% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 75% of the area. Otsego’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 49078 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

89%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 49078 ZIP code, covering 89% 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 Otsego, $59.99.

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 Otsego, $0.69.

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 10 Mbps in 49078 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 89% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Otsego's providers, 100 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

75%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to most households in the 49078 ZIP code, covering 75% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 49078 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 Otsego, $59.99.

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 Otsego, $0.69.

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 49078 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 75% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Otsego's providers, 100 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 49078 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 49078 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Otsego, $59.99.

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 Otsego, $0.69.

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 49078 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Otsego's providers, 100 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 49078 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 49078 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 89% of households in 49078. The next fastest internet provider in the 49078 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps* to 75% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in the 49078 ZIP with service starting at $49.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Otsego, $59.99.

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 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.