Internet Providers in Central, Indiana

Most Popular Internet Providers in Central, Indiana:

Showing 1 to 7 Providers

  • 1. 1. Frontier
    86.3% Available
    86.3%

    Available

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    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 30-30mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $49.99
    • Contracts: None - None required
  • 2. 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-100mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 3. 3. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. Mainstream Fiber Networks
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
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    1000 Mbps
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    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 50-1000mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Installation: Includes standard installation.
    • Price Range: $49.95 - $69.95
  • 5. 5. Community Wireless Of Charlestown
    95.7% Available
    95.7%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
  • 6. 6. Q Wireless
    21.4% Available
    21.4%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    6 Mbps
    Download
  • 7. 7. WATCH
    21.4% Available
    21.4%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    1 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 10-100mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Includes standard installation fee.
    • Price Range: $59.99 - $120
  • 1. 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. 2. T-Mobile
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    6 Mbps
    Download
    1.5 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-6mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $60 - $85
    Deal
    There are 3 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. 3. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider

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Internet Access in Central, Indiana

Broadband competition is above-average in Central compared to other parts of the state, with are 3.25 providers per census block on average. Central ranks 237th on the "most connected city" charts. Only 13.71 percent of Central addresses have fewer than two choices so far as home Internet service.

DSL broadband has strong availability compared to other types of wired broadband within Central because virtually every house in Central is wired with phone lines. Therefore, seeing as most buildings are already serviceable with landline access, it's no suprise that Central would have 86.29 percent DSL availability.

Mainstream Fiber Networks as well as Frontier Communications also provide coverage in Central, with overlap in some blocks.

The packages shown here are collected manually by our research team. We've collected 147 packages in Central since 2014.

Viasat Internet is the most widespread Internet option overall, with coverage for close to one hundred percent of Central residents. HughesNet, in contrast, is available for near one hundred percent of residents. The fastest download speed advertised for Viasat reaches 100 Mbps. HughesNet offers packages up to 25 Mbps. In general, anything above 10 Mbps is sufficient to stream lower-quality videos on WiFi. However, it may become problematic for large households or high-bandwidth applications such as Skype and etc. You can explore the availability map on this page to see Internet options on a granular level.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Central, Indiana

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Mainstream Fiber Networks 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 100.0%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL 4m 33s 86.3%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Central

Central Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Central is the 237th most connected city in Indiana ahead of Lanesville and Elizabeth, but behind Brandenburg, Ekron, and Corydon.

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 300 people in Harrison County don't have access to any wired internet.

This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Fiber Availability: 100% of people living in Central have residential fiber service available to them.

Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 86% of Central residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Harrison County, approximately 4,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

Internet access in Central neighborhoods

To date, we have collected data about Internet access in all these areas within Central: New Amsterdam.