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Internet providers in 49080

Find internet providers serving the 49080 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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49080 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL68%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable90%
Barry County Telephone Company $61.93 4 - 16 MbpsDSL36%
Iserv - -DSL8.080%
Iserv - -Wired0.170%
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49080 internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in the 49080 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 49080 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 90% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 84% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 7.380% of those living in the 49080 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 49080 area, and 86.51% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 49080, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Plainwell

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
AT&T 8 Mbps 2 Mbps DSL
HughesNet 15 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
Spectrum 134 Mbps 12 Mbps Cable
Viasat 16 Mbps 3 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in 49080

The largest internet providers serving the 49080 ZIP code are AT&T, Spectrum, and Barry County Telephone Company bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most in the 49080 ZIP code, covering 68% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 90% of the area. Plainwell’s third most-available internet provider, Barry County Telephone Company, offers DSL to around 36% of residents in the 49080 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

68%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to most households in the 49080 ZIP code, covering 68% 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 lower than the average starting price for internet in Plainwell, $64.48.

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 Plainwell, $1.04.

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 49080 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 68% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Plainwell's providers, 75 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

90%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 49080 ZIP code, covering 90% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 49080 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Plainwell, $64.48.

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 Plainwell, $1.04.

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 49080 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 90% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Plainwell's providers, 75 Mbps.

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Barry County Telephone Company DSL internet

Provider

Barry County Telephone Company

Starting price*
$61.93/mo.
Max download speed

16 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

36%

DSL from Barry County Telephone Company offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 49080 ZIP code, covering 36% of the area.

DSL internet from Barry County Telephone Company 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 Barry County Telephone Company start at $61.93/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Plainwell, $64.48.

Barry County Telephone Company customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 4 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $15.48 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Plainwell, $1.04.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Barry County Telephone Company offers download speeds up to 16 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in 49080 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 36% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Plainwell's providers, 75 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 49080 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 49080 and the greater Plainwell area. HughesNet starting prices are about average in Plainwell at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Plainwell at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 49080 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 Plainwell 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 Plainwell cable and DSL internet providers.

Internet providers in 49080 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 49080 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 68% of households in 49080. The next fastest internet provider in the 49080 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps* to 90% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in the 49080 ZIP with service starting at $49.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Plainwell, $64.48.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.

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.

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.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.