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Internet providers in 49770

Find internet providers serving the 49770 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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49770 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL76%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable84%
PARISH COMMUNICATIONS - -Cable12%
CynergyComm - -DSL3.370%
RACC Enterprises - -DSL2.120%
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49770 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 49770 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 49770 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 95% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 67% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 46% of those living in the 49770 ZIP code.

There are 10 internet providers serving the 49770 area, and 75.51% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among 10 internet providers in 49770, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Petoskey

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 177 Mbps 17 Mbps Cable
AT&T 8 Mbps 0 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 49770

The largest internet providers serving the 49770 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 most in the 49770 ZIP code, covering 76% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 84% of the area. Petoskey’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 49770 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

76%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to most households in the 49770 ZIP code, covering 76% 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 Petoskey, $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 Petoskey, $0.76.

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 49770 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 76% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Petoskey's providers, 39 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

84%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 49770 ZIP code, covering 84% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 49770 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 Petoskey, $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 Petoskey, $0.76.

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 49770 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 84% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Petoskey's providers, 39 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 49770 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 49770 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 Petoskey, $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 Petoskey, $0.76.

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 49770 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Petoskey's providers, 39 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 49770 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 49770 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 76% of households in 49770. The next fastest internet provider in the 49770 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps* to 84% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in the 49770 ZIP with service starting at $49.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Petoskey, $59.99.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.