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Internet Providers in Inkster, Michigan

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Residential Internet Providers in Inkster

  • 99.4%

    100 Mbps

    (855) 336-6372

    IPBB

    • No data caps used in Inkster.
    • AT&T Internet is an option for 99.44% of residents in Inkster.
    • 30.76 Mbps is the average speed of AT&T Internet in Inkster.
  • 8.6%

    1,000 Mbps

    (855) 336-6372

    Fiber

    • Plans start at $49.99/month.
    • Fiber is the primary internet option from AT&T Fiber.
    • AT&T Fiber's Inkster internet plans provide unlimited streaming.
  • 99.6%

    987 Mbps

    (877) 912-6177

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

    Cable

    • 99.56% of Inkster has access to Xfinity plans.
    • Inkster has 5 internet plan options from Xfinity.
    • Xfinity holds an average speed of 180.31 Mbps.
  • 99.4%

    100 Mbps

    (866) 877-0413

    DSL

    • Video streaming is unlimited for EarthLink internet plans.
    • EarthLink offers service to 99.44% of residents in Inkster.
    • DSL is EarthLink's main internet option.
  • 8.6%

    1,000 Mbps

    (866) 877-0413

    Fiber

    • EarthLink currently has 5 internet plans in Inkster.
    • EarthLink services are priced at $49.95.
    • Video streaming is unlimited for EarthLink internet plans.
  • 100.0%

    100 Mbps

    (855) 414-1685

    Satellite

    • No data limits in place in Inkster.
    • Viasat uses a satellite network in Inkster.
    • Viasat presently earns a two-star consumer rating.
  • 100.0%

    25 Mbps

    (877) 203-1538

    Satellite

    • HughesNet pricing ranges from $69.99–149.99.
    • HughesNet receives one and a half stars from current customers.
    • HughesNet doesn't leverage data caps in Inkster.

Business Internet Providers in Inkster

  • 100.0%

    100 Mbps

    (877) 761-8590

    IPBB

    • AT&T markets IPBB service in the surrounding area.
    • Business offers from AT&T start at $50/month.
    • 30.76 Mbps is AT&T's average download speed in Inkster.
  • 99.9%

    987 Mbps

    (855) 501-3929

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

    Cable

    • Cable plans are provided by Comcast Business in Inkster.
    • Businesses can expect prices to range from $59–250 with Comcast Business service.
    • Comcast Business shows an average speed of 180.31 Mbps around the area.
  • 6.3%

    1,000 Mbps

    (877) 761-8590

    Fiber

    • Business plans start at $85/month for AT&T.
    • AT&T markets fiber service in the surrounding area.

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Enterprise Providers

  • 100.0%

    1,000 Mbps

    Fixed Wireless

    Metro Wireless provides 100% of Inkster with fixed wireless service.

  • 99.9%

    987 Mbps

    Cable

    Comcast Business covers 99.91% of the area with cable-based infrastructure. Their fastest reported download rate is 987 Mbps. Their customer rating is two and a half stars.

  • 15.8%

    1,000 Mbps

    Fiber

    Crown Castle Fiber provides 15.84% of Inkster with fiber service. Customers rank them at four stars out of five.

  • 6.3%

    1,000 Mbps

    Fiber

    AT&T provides 6.32% of Inkster with fiber service. Their rating is two and a half out of five stars.

  • 2.6%

    100 Mbps

    Fiber

    Windstream provides fiber service to 2.56% of the area. Their client rating is two out of five.

Mobile Internet Providers in Inkster

  • 100.0%

    10 Mbps

    (844) 898-5296

    Mobile Broadband

    • AT&T Wireless has a three out of five-star rating in Inkster.
    • AT&T Wireless prices run around $50/month.
    • AT&T Wireless mobile plans may be subject to data allowances.
  • 100.0%

    1.5 Mbps

    (888) 863-8768

    Mobile Broadband

    • Metro® by T-Mobile provides mobile LTE in Inkster.
    • Metro® by T-Mobile service starts at $30.
    • Some plans can be subject to throttling.
  • 100.0%

    6 Mbps

    (844) 307-7340

    Mobile Broadband

    • Unlimited packages can be limited using data allowances.
    • Sprint provides strong coverage in Inkster.
    • Plans start at $30.
  • 100.0%

    10 Mbps

    (800) 866-2453

    Mobile Broadband

    • T-Mobile has strong mobile service for Inkster.
    • Cell service is not a substitute for home internet.
    • T-Mobile customers award them a three and a half-star rating.
  • 100.0%

    10 Mbps

    (800) 922-0204

    Mobile Broadband

    • Confirm data policies with provider when selecting a plan.
    • Plans start at $60.
    • Verizon Wireless coverage extends to all of Inkster.

Internet Access in Inkster, Michigan

Information on this page is based on the FCC's bi-annual provider coverage reporting. BroadbandNow also uses direct provider coverage reports to further validate that data on a census block level. Plane and pricing information on BroadbandNow is aggregated manually through our data analysis team. To date, we've analyzed 337 broadband plans in the area around Inkster since 2014. Speed averages are calculated from 3,392 speed test recordings in the past 12 months.

Most people in Inkster have more than one at a given address. That said, the amount of choice will rise and dip from block to block. The map on this page shows how competition shifts in different parts of Inkster.

DSL and cable are the dominant broadband network types around Inkster, fighting over potential customers at many addresses and generally competing on service quality. Cable network speed tends to be stronger and more robust, but the overall speeds found with either Internet technology type are similar.

XFINITY from Comcast as well as AT&T Internet can also provide coverage in Inkster, with significant shared coverage areas in some blocks.

According to the most recent FCC data, Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are the strongest providers in Inkster so far as coverage. As the maps below show, these providers often overlap in most neighborhoods around Inkster.

  • There are 14 internet providers in Inkster with 7 of those offering residential service.
  • Inkster is the 250th most connected city in Michigan behind Westland, Wayne, Dearborn, Dearborn Heights, and Garden City.
  • The fastest zip code in Inkster for April 2020 is 48141. (see all below).

Below are the Inkster internet providers with the greatest coverage.

Internet Providers in InksterType Of InternetCoverage Availability
XFINITY from ComcastCable99.6%
AT&T InternetIPBB and FiberIPBB: 99.4%
Fiber: 8.6%
EarthLinkDSL and FiberDSL: 99.4%
Fiber: 8.6%
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)Satellite100%
HughesNetSatellite100%
0.6% of consumers in Inkster

100 People

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

Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Inkster, Michigan

ProviderSpeedTypeTime to Download 1 GB
AT&T Internet1,000 MbpsDSL and Fiber8s
EarthLink1,000 MbpsDSL and Fiber8s
XFINITY from Comcast987 MbpsCable8s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)100 MbpsSatellite1m 21s
HughesNet25 MbpsSatellite5m 27s

Summary Of Internet Provider Availability In Inkster, Michigan

  • AT&T Internet - 99.4% Availability in Inkster - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • EarthLink - 99.4% Availability in Inkster - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Xfinity - 99.6% Availability in Inkster - Speeds up to 987 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Inkster - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Inkster - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Inkster

Inkster Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Download Speeds in Inkster

Fastest Zip Codes in Inkster

48141

  • #1 (0)
  • 233.83 Mbps ↑ (+6.05)
  • 473 Tests ↑ (+69)

Publicly Funded Internet Access in Inkster

We've found two libraries and public institutions that offer publicly funded internet access points in Inkster. 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.

  • Inkster High School Library
    3250 Middlebelt Road
    Inkster, MI 48141
  • Leanna Hicks Library Of Inkster
    2005 Inkster Road
    Inkster, MI 48141

Inkster is the 250th most connected city in Michigan behind Westland, Wayne, Dearborn, Dearborn Heights, and Garden City.

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

Fiber Availability: 9% of people living in Inkster have residential fiber service available to them.

Approximately 99% of Inkster residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

As of this month, 48141 Is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Inkster.

In Wayne County, approximately 10,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

Data Caps Around Inkster

Data collected by our researchers shows that popular ISPs currently place a limit on streaming on home Internet packages. Data caps are disliked since consumers view caps as a tactic for limiting streaming, while providers insist they are a necessary tool for managing network congestion. Either way, the issue is over-the-top streaming, which easily uses one to seven Gigabytes per hour.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Inkster

ProviderTypeCoverageSpeed
AT&T InternetDSL and Fiber99.4%+1,000 Mbps
EarthLinkDSL and Fiber99.4%+1,000 Mbps
XFINITY from ComcastCable99.6%+987 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)Satellite100%100 Mbps
HughesNetSatellite100%25 Mbps
Comcast BusinessCable99.9%+987 Mbps
AT&TDSL and Fiber100%1,000 Mbps
Metro WirelessFixed Wireless100%1,000 Mbps
Crown Castle FiberFiber15.8%+1,000 Mbps
WindstreamFiber2.6%+100 Mbps

Compare Inkster to the 5 largest cities in the US

CityAverage Download SpeedNumber of ProvidersAverage Cost per Mbps
Inkster48.5 Mbps7$0.62
New York154.5 Mbps (+106.0 Mbps)15 (+8)$0.36 (-$0.26)
Los Angeles76.0 Mbps (+27.5 Mbps)17 (+10)$0.35 (-$0.27)
Chicago69.7 Mbps (+21.2 Mbps)18 (+11)$0.33 (-$0.29)
Houston73.4 Mbps (+24.8 Mbps)24 (+17)$0.32 (-$0.30)
Philadelphia73.3 Mbps (+24.8 Mbps)9 (+2)$0.54 (-$0.08)
Last Updated on 5/27/2020.