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Internet Providers in Ann Arbor, Michigan

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Residential Internet Providers in Ann Arbor

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  • 96.5%

    100 Mbps

    (855) 910-0548

    IPBB

    • AT&T Internet offers unlimited data use.
    • AT&T Internet coverage reaches 96.49% of Ann Arbor.
    • 86.40 Mbps is the average speed of AT&T Internet in Ann Arbor.
  • 15.7%

    1,000 Mbps

    (855) 910-0548

    Fiber

    • Internet services from AT&T Fiber in Ann Arbor don't limit data use.
    • AT&T Fiber pricing starts at $49.99/month.
    • 4 zip codes in the Ann Arbor area receive AT&T Fiber service.
  • 2.2%

    12 Mbps

    (855) 915-4111

    DSL

    • Frontier offers 3 internet packages and bundles.
    • Frontier offers high-speed DSL plans in Ann Arbor.
    • Frontier internet plans start at $27.99/month.
  • 0.9%

    940 Mbps

    (844) 901-2981

    Cable

    • Local packages through Spectrum are delivered over cable internet.
    • Spectrum offers 6 plans as well as bundles.
    • Average internet speeds for Spectrum in Ann Arbor round out to 104.08 Mbps.
  • 93.3%

    987 Mbps

    (844) 910-2674

    Calling may result in longer than usual wait times. Consider Online Order

    Cable

    • Xfinity's Ann Arbor coverage footprint reaches 93.25% of residents.
    • Xfinity pricing ranges from $20–80.
    • The 90th percentile average speed recorded for Xfinity is 191.60 Mbps.
  • 100.0%

    100 Mbps

    (844) 912-2812

    Satellite

    • Viasat packages allow customers to stream unlimited video.
    • Viasat plans start at $50.
    • Viasat presently earns a two-star customer rating.
  • 100.0%

    25 Mbps

    (844) 902-3107

    Satellite

    • HughesNet earns a one and a half star rating from current customer reviews.
    • HughesNet doesn't have data caps in Ann Arbor.
    • HughesNet uses a satellite network in Ann Arbor.
  • 67.6%

    10 Mbps

    (877) 422-3638

    DSL

    • ACD.net uses a DSL network in Ann Arbor.
    • ACD.net's star rating exceeds the industry average by 34.96%.
    • ACD.net has strong availability in Ann Arbor.
  • 10.4%

    4.0 Mbps

    (855) 220-2592

    DSL

    • Data usage is unlimited on TDS internet plans.
    • Hybrid fiber-DSL is the main network type offered by TDS.
    • Internet plans start at $29.95/month.
  • 9.7%

    25 Mbps

    (734) 433-1558

    Fixed Wireless

    • Customer ratings of Rural Reach are above average.
    • Rural Reach offers fixed wireless packages in Ann Arbor.
    • Monthly pricing for Rural Reach packages ranges from $70–165.
  • 7.8%

    20 Mbps

    (989) 652-9500

    Fixed Wireless

    • Air Advantage provides coverage in 2 zip codes in Ann Arbor.
    • Air Advantage internet plans start at $45.
    • Air Advantage offers fixed wireless internet packages in Ann Arbor.

1 residential internet provider is hidden due to low coverage in Ann Arbor. Show all providers

Business Internet Providers in Ann Arbor

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  • 97.1%

    100 Mbps

    (855) 929-4570

    IPBB

    • IPBB dominates AT&T's service choices in Ann Arbor.
    • AT&T's average speed in Ann Arbor is 86.40 Mbps.
    • AT&T business broadband plans start at $50/month.
  • 85.7%

    987 Mbps

    (855) 943-4155

    Calling may result in longer than usual wait times. Consider Online Order

    Cable

    • 57.08 Mbps is Comcast Business's average internet speed in Ann Arbor.
    • Prices ranging from $70–260 are common with Comcast Business.
    • Several cable service options are offered by Comcast Business in Ann Arbor.
  • 8.4%

    12 Mbps

    (855) 943-4270

    DSL

    • Frontier Business provides coverage to 2 zip codes locally.
    • Frontier Business business plans are commonly based on DSL service in the area.
    • Frontier Business pricing for business service starts around $34.99.
  • 7.6%

    1,000 Mbps

    (855) 929-4570

    Fiber

    • AT&T covers 4 zip codes locally.
    • Local plans from AT&T are commonly based around fiber service.
    • Business internet offerings from AT&T have a base price of $50/month.
  • 5.0%

    940 Mbps

    (844) 908-2522

    Cable

    • Cable plans are provided by Spectrum Business in Ann Arbor.
    • Current contracts start at $64.99/month for Spectrum Business.
    • Spectrum Business's average speed in Ann Arbor is 104.08 Mbps.
  • 4.6%

    100 Mbps

    (844) 204-9689

    Cable

    • TDS Business has availability in 4 zip codes in Ann Arbor.
    • In the Ann Arbor area, TDS Business provides fiber-backed cable service to companies.
    • TDS Business packages start at $44.95.
  • 4.3%

    12 Mbps

    (877) 984-3470

    Copper

    • MegaPath pricing ranges from $75–135.
    • Business packages from MegaPath in the area use copper infrastructure.

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Enterprise Providers

  • 85.7%

    987 Mbps

    Cable

    Comcast Business markets cable service to 85.68% of Ann Arbor. Their top download speed is 987 Mbps.

  • 42.1%

    10 Mbps

    DSL

    ACD.net markets DSL services to 42.12% of Ann Arbor with a fastest download rate of 10 Mbps. Consumer reviews rate them four stars out of five.

  • 10.9%

    100 Mbps

    Copper

    Verizon Business provides copper service to 10.92% of the area.

  • 7.6%

    1,000 Mbps

    Fiber

    AT&T provides 7.61% of Ann Arbor with fiber service. User reviews rate them two and a half stars out of five.

  • 6.4%

    1,000 Mbps

    Fiber

    Crown Castle Fiber provides 6.39% of Ann Arbor with fiber service. User reviews rank them at four out of five stars.

  • 5.6%

    1,000 Mbps

    Fiber Copper

    US Signal Company covers 5.57% of Ann Arbor via fiber and copper-based service. Their top reported download speed is 1,000 Mbps. BroadbandNow-verified users rank them at three stars out of five.

  • 4.3%

    12 Mbps

    Copper

    MegaPath provides enterprise services overcopper.Their reported top speed is 12 Mbps. 4.32 % ofAnn Arbor is covered by MegaPath service. They currently earn a two-star rating.

  • 3.7%

    6 Mbps

    Copper DSL Cable

    GTT Communications provides 3.69% of Ann Arbor with copper, DSL, and cable service. The provider has a one and a half-star rating.

  • 2.7%

    100 Mbps

    DSL Copper

    Fusion provides 2.72% of Ann Arbor with DSL and copper service.

  • 2.7%

    45 Mbps

    Copper

    CenturyLink Business provides 2.65% of Ann Arbor with copper service.

  • 2.2%

    1.5 Mbps

    Copper

    First Communications provides copper service to 2.19% of the area.

  • 2.0%

    1.5 Mbps

    Copper

    Telnet Worldwide offers speeds reaching 1.5 Mbps over copper. They have serviceability for 1.98% of the area. Their client rating is four out of five stars.

  • 0.9%

    1,000 Mbps

    Fiber

    Zayo provides 0.91% of Ann Arbor with fiber service. Users rate them three and a half out of five stars.

  • 0.8%

    5 Mbps

    Copper

    Windstream provides 0.78% of Ann Arbor with copper service. Their rating is two stars.

3 business internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Ann Arbor. Show all providers

Mobile Internet Providers in Ann Arbor

  • 100.0%

    10 Mbps

    (844) 898-5296

    Mobile Broadband

    • Check data allowances with provider when signing up.
    • AT&T Wireless's rating is three stars.
    • AT&T Wireless packages are priced at $50.
  • 100.0%

    6 Mbps

    (844) 307-7340

    Mobile Broadband

    • Sprint prices run from $30–60.
    • Verbally confirm data limits with provider when signing up.
    • Sprint offers LTE for 100% of Ann Arbor.
  • 100.0%

    10 Mbps

    (800) 922-0204

    Mobile Broadband

    • Some packages migh be subject to data allowances.
    • The Verizon Wireless network reaches 100% of Ann Arbor.
    • Verizon Wireless service starts at $60.
  • 99.9%

    1.5 Mbps

    (888) 863-8768

    Mobile Broadband

    • Metro® by T-Mobile is rated three stars.
    • Mobile packages may be subject to monthly data allowances.
    • Metro® by T-Mobile pricing runs around $30/month.
  • 99.7%

    10 Mbps

    (800) 866-2453

    Mobile Broadband

    • Plans may be subject to data allowances.
    • Most of Ann Arbor has T-Mobile coverage.
    • T-Mobile is rated three and a half out of five stars.

Internet Access in Ann Arbor, Michigan

4 Internet providers are available for the average Ann Arbor location. This is a high amount of choice contrasted with other cities in Michigan. Competition is correlated with more consumer-friendly regional pricing.

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) or HughesNet are Ann Arbor's most widely available wired Internet options.

Since FCC data is only tallied up biannually and only made public six or more months after that, availability listed below might not reflect the latest network expansions. We aggregate availability data directly from some companies to help fix this issue.

AT&T Internet is another commonly available broadband option in Ann Arbor, offering IPBB service available to 96 percent of the area.

In summary, Ann Arbor's broadband infrastructure follows a similar pattern to other Michigan towns and cities: widespread coverage of bundled cable and DSL, with the catch that most houses or apartments are stuck with only one company for setting up either type of Internet service. The cable/DSL pattern results from the fact that Broadband Internet service providers have their roots as cable TV and phone companies. So, they can use pre-existing wired networks to deliver their broadband Internet services. Owing to the competitive broadband market around Ann Arbor, the local average download performance is 15.16 percent higher than the state average across all cities. See the speed test data below for information about how major providers compare long term.

  • There are 27 internet providers in Ann Arbor with 11 of those offering residential service.
  • Ann Arbor is the 131st most connected city in Michigan ahead of Dexter, Ypsilanti, Saline, and Whitmore Lake, but behind Canton.
  • The fastest zip code in Ann Arbor for May 2020 is 48105. (see all below).

Residential Internet Providers in Ann Arbor, MI

Provider Starting Price Speed Range Type Of Internet Coverage Availability
AT&T Internet $49.99/mo. 100-1000 Mbps IPBB, Fiber 96% IPBB, 16% Fiber
XFINITY from Comcast $20/mo. 25-1000 Mbps Cable 93% Cable
ACD.net $39.95/mo. 6-20 Mbps DSL 68% DSL
TDS Telecom $29.95/mo. 50-100 Mbps DSL 10% DSL

The table above summarizes Ann Arbor internet providers with the greatest coverage locally.

2.5% of consumers in Ann Arbor

3,000 People

Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Ann Arbor, Michigan

Provider Speed Type Time to Download 1 GB
AT&T Internet 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s
XFINITY from Comcast 987 Mbps Cable 8s
Charter Spectrum 940 Mbps Cable 8s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
Frontier Communications 12 Mbps DSL 11m 22s
ACD.net 10 Mbps DSL 13m 39s
TDS Telecom 4.0 Mbps DSL 34m 8s

Summary Of Internet Provider Availability In Ann Arbor, Michigan

  • AT&T Internet - 96.5% Availability in Ann Arbor - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Xfinity - 93.3% Availability in Ann Arbor - Speeds up to 987 Mbps
  • ACD.net - 67.6% Availability in Ann Arbor - Speeds up to 10 Mbps
  • TDS - 10.4% Availability in Ann Arbor - Speeds up to 4.0 Mbps
  • Frontier - 2.2% Availability in Ann Arbor - Speeds up to 12 Mbps
  • Spectrum - 0.9% Availability in Ann Arbor - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Ann Arbor - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Ann Arbor - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Ann Arbor

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Download Speeds in Ann Arbor

Fastest Zip Codes in Ann Arbor

48105

  • #1 (+2)
  • 297.16 Mbps ↑ (+79.59)
  • 3818 Tests ↓ (-728)

48104

  • #2 (-1)
  • 290.42 Mbps ↓ (-110.07)
  • 4946 Tests ↓ (-349)

48103

  • #3 (-1)
  • 276.65 Mbps ↑ (+26.31)
  • 5952 Tests ↓ (-1999)

48108

  • #4 (0)
  • 243.38 Mbps ↑ (+37.32)
  • 1594 Tests ↓ (-222)

48109

  • #5 (+1)
  • 144.02 Mbps ↑ (+68.76)
  • 34 Tests ↓ (-63)

48106

  • #6 (+1)
  • 79.49 Mbps ↑ (+79.49)
  • 19 Tests ↑ (+19)

48107

  • #7 (-2)
  • 21.00 Mbps ↓ (-68.74)
  • 12 Tests ↑ (+8)

Publicly Funded Internet Access in Ann Arbor

We've found 43 libraries and public institutions that offer publicly funded internet access points in Ann Arbor. These locations may offer computer literacy and other various tech services. Before visiting make sure to contact the location ahead of time to find their schedule and services.

  • Ann Arbor District Library, West Branch
    2503 Jackson Avenue
    Ann Arbor, MI 48103
  • Ann Arbor District Library: Downtown Library
    343 South Fifth Avenue
    Ann Arbor, MI 48104
  • Ann Arbor Public Schools Library
    2555 South State Street
    Ann Arbor, MI 48104
  • Ave Maria School Of Law Library
    3475 Plymouth Road
    Ann Arbor, MI 48105
  • Cleary College Library System/ Washtenaw Campus Bonisteel Library
    3601 Plymouth Road
    Ann Arbor, MI 48105
  • Concordia University Zimmerman Library
    4090 Geddes Road
    Ann Arbor, MI 48105
  • Daycroft Montessori Library
    1095 North Zeeb Road
    Ann Arbor, MI 48103
  • Eberwhite Elementary School Media Center
    800 Soule Boulevard
    Ann Arbor, MI 48103
  • Greenhills School Library
    850 Greenhills Drive
    Ann Arbor, MI 48105
  • Institute For Fisheries Research Library
    212 Museums Annex Building 1109 North University Avenue
    Ann Arbor, MI 48109
  • Malletts Creek Branch Library
    3090 East Eisenhower Parkway
    Ann Arbor, MI 48108
  • Michigan Municipal League Resource Center
    1675 Green Road
    Ann Arbor, MI 48105
  • Northeast Branch Library
    2713 Plymouth Rd.
    Ann Arbor, MI 48105
  • Pioneer High School Library
    601 West Stadium Boulevard
    Ann Arbor, MI 48103
  • Pittsfield Branch Library
    2359 Oak Valley Drive
    Ann Arbor, MI 48103
  • Remc 16 Washtenaw Isd
    1819 South Wagner Road P.O. Box 1406
    Ann Arbor, MI 48103
  • Saint Francis Of Assisi Elementary/Middle School
    2270 East Stadium
    Ann Arbor, MI 48104
  • Saint Joseph Mercy Hospital Riecker Memorial Library
    5301 East Huron River Drive
    Ann Arbor, MI 48106
  • Traverwood Branch
    3333 Traverwood Drive
    Ann Arbor, MI 48105
  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency National Vehicle And Fuel Emissions Laboratory Library
    2000 Traverwood Drive
    Ann Arbor, MI 48105
  • U.S. National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration, Glerl Library
    2205 Commonwealth Boulevard
    Ann Arbor, MI 48105
  • University Of Michigan - Art, Architecture & Engineering Library Duderstadt Center
    2281 Bonisteel Boulevard
    Ann Arbor, MI 48109
  • University Of Michigan - Askwith Media Library
    919 South University Avenue Shapiro Library Rm 2002
    Ann Arbor, MI 48109
  • University Of Michigan - Bentley Historical Library
    1150 Beal Avenue
    Ann Arbor, MI 48109
  • University Of Michigan - Dentistry Library
    1100 Dental Building North University Avenue
    Ann Arbor, MI 48109
  • University Of Michigan - Fine Arts Library
    260 Tappan Hall
    Ann Arbor, MI 48109
  • University Of Michigan - Harlan Hatcher Graduate Library
    920 N. University Ave.
    Ann Arbor, MI 48109
  • University Of Michigan - Music Library
    920 North University Avenue
    Ann Arbor, MI 48109
  • University Of Michigan - Public Health Informatics Services And Access
    109 Observatory M2030 Sph Ii
    Ann Arbor, MI 48109
  • University Of Michigan - Ross School Of Bisiness Kresge Business Administration Library
    701 Tappan Street Room K3330
    Ann Arbor, MI 48109
  • University Of Michigan - School Of Information
    550 East University Avenue 304 West Hall
    Ann Arbor, MI 48109
  • University Of Michigan - Shapiro Science Library
    919 South University Avenue 3026-C Shapiro Library Building
    Ann Arbor, MI 48109
  • University Of Michigan - Shapiro Undergraduate Library
    919 South University Avenue
    Ann Arbor, MI 48109
  • University Of Michigan - Taubman Medical Library
    1135 East Catherine Avenue
    Ann Arbor, MI 48109
  • University Of Michigan - The Asia Library Graduate Library Rm 418
    920 North University
    Ann Arbor, MI 48109
  • University Of Michigan - University Library
    920 North University Avenue
    Ann Arbor, MI 48109
  • University Of Michigan - William L. Clements Library
    909 South University Avenue
    Ann Arbor, MI 48109
  • University Of Michigan Law School Law Library-Legal Research Building
    801 Monroe Street
    Ann Arbor, MI 48109
  • Va Ann Arbor Healthcare System Library (Iil) Library (11L)
    2215 Fuller Road
    Ann Arbor, MI 48105
  • Van Oosten Library U.S. Geological Survey - Great Lakes Science Center
    1451 Green Road
    Ann Arbor, MI 48105
  • Washtenaw County Library
    4135 Washtenaw Avenue
    Ann Arbor, MI 48109
  • Washtenaw Library For The Blind And Physically Disabled
    343 South Fifth Avenue
    Ann Arbor, MI 48104
  • William Davidson Institute Library
    724 East University Avenue Wyly Hall
    Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Ann Arbor is the 131st most connected city in Michigan ahead of Dexter, Ypsilanti, Saline, and Whitmore Lake, but behind Canton.

Approximately 9,000 people in Washtenaw County don't have access to any wired internet.

Fiber Availability: 16% of people living in Ann Arbor have residential fiber service available to them.

Approximately 97% of Ann Arbor residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

As of this month, 48105 Is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Ann Arbor.

In Washtenaw County, approximately 13,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

Internet Access for Education in Ann Arbor

University Of Michigan-Ann Arbor and Concordia University-Ann Arbor are the largest universities in Ann Arbor. For the 44,454 combined students living in the area, strong internet access is a must for obtaining online course materials and viewing research. University Of Michigan-Ann Arbor homes have 3-4 providers servicing the area on average, while Concordia University-Ann Arbor has nearer to 2-3. University Of Michigan-Ann Arbor students that live close to campus can expect to get downstream speeds of around 70.85 Mbps, according to speed test data in the University Of Michigan-Ann Arbor zip code. Speeds surrounding Concordia University-Ann Arbor average out to 70.43 Mbps over 46,463 tests run in the past year. FCC and US Government reports frequently cite the need to better internet service access for college and high school attendees. There is a recognized correlation between improved high-speed internet service access and increased education/employment opportunities, especially in small cities and rural areas.

Data Cap Issues Around Ann Arbor

Data collected by our research team shows that common providers place some sort of limit on streaming on residential Internet connections. Data caps are disliked since customers see caps as a tactic to limit video streaming, while providers explain that they are a reasonable strategy for managing heavy network congestion. In either case, the issue is streaming video, which easily consumes anywhere from 1–7GB per hour.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Ann Arbor

Provider Type Coverage Speed
AT&T Internet DSL and Fiber 96.5%+ 1,000 Mbps
XFINITY from Comcast Cable 93.3%+ 987 Mbps
ACD.net DSL 67.6%+ 10 Mbps
TDS Telecom DSL 10.4%+ 4.0 Mbps
Rural Reach Fixed Wireless 9.7%+ 25 Mbps
Air Advantage Fixed Wireless 7.8%+ 20 Mbps
Frontier Communications DSL 2.2%+ 12 Mbps
Charter Spectrum Cable 0.9%+ 940 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Comcast Business Cable 85.7%+ 987 Mbps
AT&T DSL and Fiber 97.1%+ 1,000 Mbps
ACD.net DSL 42.1%+ 10 Mbps
Verizon Business Copper 10.9%+ 100 Mbps
MegaPath Copper 4.3%+ 12 Mbps
Frontier Business DSL 8.4%+ 12 Mbps
Crown Castle Fiber Fiber 6.4%+ 1,000 Mbps
US Signal Company Fiber 5.6%+ 1,000 Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable 5.0%+ 940 Mbps
TDS Business Cable 4.6%+ 100 Mbps
GTT Communications Copper 3.7%+ 6 Mbps
Fusion DSL 2.7%+ 100 Mbps
CenturyLink Business Copper 2.7%+ 45 Mbps
First Communications Copper 2.2%+ 1.5 Mbps
Telnet Worldwide Copper 2.0%+ 1.5 Mbps
Zayo Fiber 0.9%+ 1,000 Mbps
Windstream Copper 0.8%+ 5 Mbps

Compare Ann Arbor to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Ann Arbor 69.2 Mbps 13 $0.34
New York 169.4 Mbps (+100.2 Mbps) 15 (+2) $0.36 (+$0.02)
Los Angeles 79.5 Mbps (+10.3 Mbps) 17 (+4) $0.28 (-$0.06)
Chicago 72.1 Mbps (+2.9 Mbps) 18 (+5) $0.26 (-$0.08)
Houston 78.8 Mbps (+9.6 Mbps) 24 (+11) $0.29 (-$0.05)
Philadelphia 77.6 Mbps (+8.4 Mbps) 9 (-4) $0.38 (+$0.04)
Last Updated on 7/5/2020.