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Internet providers in 48306

Find internet providers serving the 48306 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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48306 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 25 - 75 MbpsDSL99%
Xfinity $30.00 50 - 150 MbpsCable100%
WOW! $19.99 100 - 600 MbpsCable50%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $64.99 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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48306 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 48306 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 48306 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Rochester, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the 48306 area, and 99.60% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 48306, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 600 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Rochester

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 163 Mbps 15 Mbps Cable
AT&T 29 Mbps 8 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 48306

The largest internet providers serving the 48306 ZIP code are AT&T, Xfinity, and WOW! bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 48306 ZIP code, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 100% of the area. Rochester’s third most-available internet provider, WOW!, offers cable to around 50% of residents in the 48306 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to all households in the 48306 ZIP code, covering 99% 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Rochester, $46.99.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.20 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Rochester, $1.12.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 75 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 48306 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Rochester's providers, 175 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

150 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in the 48306 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 48306 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Rochester, $46.99.

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 Rochester, $1.12.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 150 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 48306 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Rochester's providers, 175 Mbps.

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WOW! cable internet

Provider
WOW!
Starting price*
$19.99/mo.
Max download speed

600 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

50%

Cable from WOW! offers broadband to about half of households in the 48306 ZIP code, covering 50% of the area.

WOW!’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 48306 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for WOW! start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Rochester, $46.99.

WOW! customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Rochester, $1.12.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, WOW! offers download speeds up to 600 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in 48306 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 50% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Rochester's providers, 175 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 48306 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 48306 and the greater Rochester area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Rochester at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Rochester at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 48306 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 48306 frequently asked questions

WOW! is the fastest internet provider in the 48306 ZIP code with download speeds up to 600 Mbps. These speeds are available to 50% of households in 48306. The next fastest internet provider in the 48306 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 150 Mbps to 100% of the area.

WOW! offers the cheapest internet in the 48306 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Rochester, $46.99.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.

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.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

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.