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Internet providers in Southgate, MI

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Southgate, MI internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL98%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable96%
WOW! $29.99 200 - 1,200 MbpsCable86%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Southgate internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Southgate 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 Southgate area will have access to DSL, which covers 98% of Southgate residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 27% of those living in Southgate.

There are five internet providers serving the Southgate area, and 95.92% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Southgate's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Southgate

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
AT&T 124 Mbps 69 Mbps DSL
Xfinity 151 Mbps 20 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Southgate

The largest internet providers in Southgate are AT&T, Xfinity, and WOW! bringing DSL and cable options to Southgate.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Southgate residents, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 96% of the area. Southgate’s third most-available internet provider, WOW!, offers cable to around 86% of Southgate residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Southgate covering 98% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Southgate 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 Southgate, $49.99.

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 Southgate, $0.85.

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 20 Mbps in Southgate. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Southgate's providers, 175 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

96%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Southgate covering 96% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Southgate, $49.99.

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 Southgate, $0.85.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Southgate. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Southgate's providers, 175 Mbps.

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WOW! cable internet

Provider
WOW!
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,200 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

86%

Cable from WOW! offers broadband to nearly all households in Southgate covering 86% of the area.

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

Internet prices for WOW! start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Southgate, $49.99.

WOW! customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.15 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Southgate, $0.85.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, WOW! offers download speeds up to 1,200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in Southgate. These download speeds are available to 86% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Southgate's providers, 175 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Southgate, you’ll likely have options from DSL and cable internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Southgate, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Southgate and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Southgate at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Southgate at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Southgate residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Southgate with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in Southgate. The next fastest internet provider in Southgate is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps to 96% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Southgate with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Southgate, $49.99.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.

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.

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%.

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.