Internet Providers in Battle Creek, Michigan

Most Popular Internet Providers in Battle Creek, Michigan:

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  • 1. 1. AT&T Internet
    94.4% Available
    94.4%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
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    Not all internet speeds available in all areas. *See offer details.
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    • Deal
    • Fiber
    • IPBB
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 4
    • Speed Range: 25-940mbps
    • Connection: IPBB and Fiber and Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Up to $99 installation cost.
    • Price Range: $35 - $129.99
    • Contracts: None - None required
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. 2. Xfinity
    94.6% Available
    94.6%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1200 Mbps
    Download
    35 Mbps
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    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 50-1200mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $20 - $106
    • Contracts: 1 Year - 1 Year required
  • 3. 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-50mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 4. 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
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    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
  • 5. 5. EarthLink
    94.4% Available
    94.4%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
    Upload
    Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
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    • Fiber
    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-1000mbps
    • Connection: DSL and Fiber
    • Installation: Includes professional installation.
    • Price Range: $49.95 - $99.95
    • Contracts: 1 Year - 1 Year required
  • 6. 6. CTS Telecom
    78.3% Available
    78.3%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
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    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 1000-1000mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Price Range: $69 - $199
  • 7. 7. JAS
    63.4% Available
    63.4%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0.384-10mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Price Range: $35.95 - $79.95
  • 8. 8. ACD.net
    60.2% Available
    60.2%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
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  • 9. 9. ACD.net
    8.3% Available
    8.3%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    3 Mbps
    Download
  • 10. 10. MEI Telecom Services
    4.1% Available
    4.1%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    16 Mbps
    Download
    1 Mbps
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    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 4-16mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Installation: Includes installation.
    • Price Range: $53.75 - $103.75
  • 11. 11. TDS
    2% Available
    2%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    5 Mbps
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    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Installation: Includes equipment one-time handling fee and free professional installation.
    • Price Range: $29.95 - $67.95
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  • 1. 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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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:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    6 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $60 - $85
    Deal
    There are 2 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
  • 4. 4. Metro® by T-Mobile
    98.6% Available
    98.6%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1.5 Mbps
    Download
    1.5 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-1.5mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $40 - $60
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider

Dig in:

Internet Access in Battle Creek, Michigan

The averaged download performance (39.11 Mbps across all Battle Creek speed test records) clocks in under the state average of 128.24 Mbps. That said, the area has multiple wired Internet technologies to choose from including fiber and cable from several operators.

The broadband access data on this page is primarily sourced via FCC filings. Data is confirmed using private data sources and direct provider reporting to output more accurate resources than is available from government websites. Speeds and pricing data is generated by our data analysis experts, who collect thousands of plans each year. We've gathered 540 Battle Creek Internet plans from 2014–present, with 50 Internet or bundled packages currently on the market.

So far as coverage options, the average Battle Creek household will have 5 providers serving their location, or exactly 5.17 providers per census block. Still, 3.6 percent of Battle Creek residents are limited to one choice for home broadband.

Viasat Internet is the most common Internet choice in Battle Creek. They are accessible for near one hundred percent of Battle Creek. HughesNet is also a common option, providing near one hundred percent of Battle Creek with predominantly Satellite service. HughesNet's strongest plan in Battle Creek is 25 Mbps.

Aside from the Internet providers listed above, XFINITY from Comcast provides a third option for wired broadband in 94 percent of the Battle Creek area. Wireless options like satellite and mobile are available locally, but wired providers almost always have better pricing. As detailed below, the majority of Battle Creek residents have access to wired Internet.

  • There are 22 internet providers in Battle Creek with 11 of those offering residential service
  • Battle Creek is the 84th most connected city in Michigan ahead of Galesburg, Climax, Ceresco, and Augusta, but behind East Leroy.
  • Explore internet access for communities within Battle Creek: Springfield
  • The fastest zip code in Battle Creek for July 2021 is 49037. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021

3,000 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 Battle Creek, Michigan

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
CTS Telecom 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 78.3%
XFINITY from Comcast 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 94.6%
AT&T Internet 940 Mbps IPBB and Fiber and Fixed Wireless 8s 94.4%
EarthLink 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 94.4%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
MEI Telecom Services 16 Mbps DSL 8m 32s 4.1%
TDS Telecom 25 Mbps DSL 5m 27s 2.0%
JAS Networks 10 Mbps DSL 13m 39s 63.4%
ACD.net 10 Mbps DSL 13m 39s 60.2%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Battle Creek

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Battle Creek is the 84th most connected city in Michigan ahead of Galesburg, Climax, Ceresco, and Augusta, but behind East Leroy.

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

Approximately 7,000 people in Calhoun 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: 79% of people living in Battle Creek 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 96% of Battle Creek 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, 49037 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Battle Creek.

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

In Calhoun County, approximately 21,000 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.

Broadband for Education in Battle Creek

Economic development reports routinely find a large pattern between internet service access and enhanced schooling. [1] At the college level, personal Internet access is practically a necessity as colleges such as The Robert B Miller College in Battle Creek adapt online systems to share out-of-class work. Looking at 2,028 speed tests recorded in the past annum at areas within 2 miles of The Robert B Miller College campus, performance averages are close to 43.84 Mbps — considerably higher than the lowest connection speed needed for viewing video and interfacing with hosted or communication platforms.

Data Caps and Cord Cutting Around Battle Creek

Data collected by our researchers suggests that some of the popular providers currently use data caps on home Internet connections. Data caps are a public issue since customers view them as a strategy for limiting "cord cutting", while providers explain that they are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network congestion. Either way, the problem is the same: video streaming, which easily consumes anywhere from 1–7GB/hour.

Internet access in Battle Creek neighborhoods

Coverage information in Battle Creek is available in the following local communities: Springfield.

Compare Battle Creek to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Battle Creek 39.1 Mbps 14 $0.15 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +495.3 Mbps ) 17 ( +3 ) $0.18 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +109.7 Mbps ) 17 ( +3 ) $0.16 ( + $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +121.5 Mbps ) 15 ( +1 ) $0.20 ( + $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +130.4 Mbps ) 23 ( +9 ) $0.18 ( + $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +123 Mbps ) 8 ( -6 ) $0.19 ( + $0.00 )