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Internet providers in 48085

Find internet providers serving the 48085 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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48085 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 25 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic3.090%
AT&T $55.00 25 - 75 MbpsDSL100%
Xfinity $30.00 50 - 150 MbpsCable100%
WOW! $19.99 100 - 600 MbpsCable99%
Clear Rate Communications - 1 - 40 MbpsDSL28%
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48085 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 48085 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 48085 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 3.090% of those living in the 48085 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 48085 area, and 100.00% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 48085, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Troy

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
AT&T 28 Mbps 3 Mbps Fiber-optic
Xfinity 175 Mbps 19 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 48085

The largest internet providers serving the 48085 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 48085 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 100% of the area. Troy’s third most-available internet provider, WOW!, offers cable to around 99% of residents in the 48085 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

100%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to all households in the 48085 ZIP code, covering 100% 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 Troy, $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 Troy, $1.00.

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 48085 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Troy's providers, 375 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 48085 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 48085 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 Troy, $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 Troy, $1.00.

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 48085 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Troy's providers, 375 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

99%

Cable from WOW! offers broadband to all households in the 48085 ZIP code, covering 99% of the area.

WOW!’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 48085 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 Troy, $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, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Troy, $1.00.

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 48085 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Troy's providers, 375 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 48085 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 48085 and the greater Troy area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Troy at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Troy at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 48085 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 48085 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 48085 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 3.090% of households in 48085. The next fastest internet provider in the 48085 ZIP code is WOW!, offering download speeds up to 600 Mbps to 99% of the area.

WOW! offers the cheapest internet in the 48085 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Troy, $46.99.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 48085 ZIP code, covering 3.090% of the city.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

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.