Internet Providers in Kokomo, IN

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Residential Internet Statistics for Kokomo, IN
Internet Providers: 14
Internet Plans: 19
Fastest Speed Available: 1,200 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $58.66

Internet Access in Kokomo, Indiana

5 Internet providers are available at the average Kokomo resident. In context, this is a lot of choice contrasted with other communities. Competition between two or more Internet providers in a city often results in lower pricing.

XFINITY from Comcast as well as AT&T Internet can also provide coverage in Kokomo, with overlap in some streets.

When comparing network choices, Kokomo has all three common wired broadband technologies: fiber and cable/DSL. Between the local options, Fiber-based service presents the best network type, and as of our last check has 59.97 percent coverage within Kokomo.

The packages listed above are collected manually by our research team.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the strongest providers in Kokomo as measured by coverage area. As the map below demonstrates, the more common providers often cover the same addresses in most blocks around Kokomo.

  • There are 17 internet providers in Kokomo with 14 of those offering residential service
  • Kokomo is the 41st most connected city in Indiana ahead of Greentown, Sharpsville, Russiaville, Galveston, and Windfall.
  • The fastest zip code in Kokomo for April 2021 is 46901. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021

6,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Kokomo, Indiana

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Metronet 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
EarthLink Fiber 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
XFINITY from Comcast 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s
AT&T Fiber 940 Mbps Fiber 8s
AT&T Internet 100 Mbps IPBB 1m 21s
EarthLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
Smithville Communications 50 Mbps DSL 2m 43s
AT&T 25 Mbps Fixed Wireless 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Kokomo, Indiana

  • AT&T Internet - IPBB - 88.8% Availability in Kokomo - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • EarthLink - DSL - 88.5% Availability in Kokomo - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Xfinity - Cable - 94.2% Availability in Kokomo - Speeds up to 1,200 Mbps
  • Metronet - Fiber - 57.9% Availability in Kokomo - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • AT&T Fiber - Fiber - 9.8% Availability in Kokomo - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • EarthLink - Fiber - 8.8% Availability in Kokomo - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • AT&T - Fixed Wireless - 6.4% Availability in Kokomo - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
  • Smithville - DSL - 1.1% Availability in Kokomo - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Kokomo - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Kokomo - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Kokomo

Kokomo Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Kokomo is the 41st most connected city in Indiana ahead of Greentown, Sharpsville, Russiaville, Galveston, and Windfall.

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

Approximately 3,000 people in Howard 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: 60% of people living in Kokomo 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 91% of Kokomo 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.

As of this month, 46901 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Kokomo.

Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.

In Howard County, approximately 5,000 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 Service for Education in Kokomo

Economic development studies regularly highlight a large correlation between internet access and improved education. Internet access is practically required as universities like Indiana University-Kokomo migrate to digital systems to distribute student work. Looking at 3,683 speed tests reported over the past year at locations within 2 miles of Indiana University-Kokomo campus, performance averages are close to 123 Mbps — far above the lowest connection speed needed for streaming video and operating hosted or communication platforms.

Data Caps Around Kokomo

Data from our market research team shows that top providers in the area place a limit on data use for their residential Internet connections. Data caps are disliked because consumers see caps as a tactic for limiting streaming. Providers insist data caps are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network traffic. Either way, the problem is streaming services, which easily uses anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes/hr.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Kokomo

Provider Type Coverage Speed
AT&T Internet IPBB 88.8%+ 100 Mbps
Hoosier Broadband Fixed Wireless 100% 1.5 Mbps
EarthLink DSL 88.5%+ 100 Mbps
XFINITY from Comcast Cable 94.2%+ 1,200 Mbps
Metronet Fiber 57.9%+ 1,000 Mbps
State of the Art Communications Fixed Wireless 24.6%+ 25 Mbps
Good Connections Fixed Wireless 12.8%+ 50 Mbps
AT&T Fiber Fiber 9.8%+ 940 Mbps
EarthLink Fiber Fiber 8.8%+ 1,000 Mbps
AT&T Fixed Wireless 6.4%+ 25 Mbps
WATCH Communications Fixed Wireless 5.5%+ 100 Mbps
Smithville Communications DSL 1.1%+ 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
Comcast Business Cable 100% 987 Mbps
Metronet Fiber 69.1%+ 1,000 Mbps
Hoosier Broadband Fixed Wireless 100% 30 Mbps
Good Connections Fixed Wireless 59.2%+ 50 Mbps
AT&T Fixed Wireless 49.9%+ 25 Mbps
WATCH Communications Fixed Wireless 44.3%+ 25 Mbps
Intelligent Fiber Network Fiber 39.0%+ -- Mbps
AT&T Fiber 3.4%+ 940 Mbps
US Signal Company Fiber 2.6%+ 1,000 Mbps

Compare Kokomo to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Kokomo 74.1 Mbps 14 $0.29 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +341.3 Mbps ) 16 ( +2 ) $0.70 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +44.8 Mbps ) 17 ( +3 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +42.1 Mbps ) 15 ( +1 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +53.3 Mbps ) 23 ( +9 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +53.5 Mbps ) 8 ( -6 ) $0.37 ( + $0.00 )