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Internet providers in 48197

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48197 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL99%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic13%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable99%
BendBroadband - 300 - 1,000 MbpsDSL3.390%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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48197 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 48197 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 48197 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 38% of those living in the 48197 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 48197 area, and 99.28% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 48197, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Ypsilanti

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Viasat 19 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
Xfinity 339 Mbps 128 Mbps Cable
AT&T 129 Mbps 71 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 48197

The largest internet providers serving the 48197 ZIP code are AT&T and Xfinity bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 48197 ZIP code, covering 99% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 13% of the area. Ypsilanti’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 99% of residents in the 48197 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to all households in the 48197 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Ypsilanti, $54.99.

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 Ypsilanti, $2.04.

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 20 Mbps in 48197 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Ypsilanti's providers, 319 Mbps.

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AT&T fiber-optic internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

13%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 48197 ZIP code, covering 13% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from AT&T is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 48197 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Ypsilanti, $54.99.

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 Ypsilanti, $2.04.

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 1,000 Mbps in 48197 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 13% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Ypsilanti's providers, 319 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

99%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in the 48197 ZIP code, covering 99% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 48197 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 Ypsilanti, $54.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Ypsilanti, $2.04.

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 48197 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Ypsilanti's providers, 319 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 48197 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 48197 and the greater Ypsilanti area. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Ypsilanti at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Ypsilanti at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 48197 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 48197 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 48197 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in 48197. The next fastest internet provider in the 48197 ZIP code is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 13% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 48197 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Ypsilanti, $54.99.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 48197 ZIP code, covering 13% of the city.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.

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.