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Internet Providers in Inkster, Michigan
Residential Internet Statistics for Inkster, MI
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,200 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$54.98|
Most Popular Internet Providers in Inkster, Michigan:
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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 475 broadband plans in the area around Inkster since 2014. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 856 records as of 2021. This gives a snapshot of what some subscribers are getting in the area, but trends low since tests are usually run to diagnose home networking issues.
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.
EarthLink 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 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.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Inkster, Michigan
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s||99.6%|
|AT&T Internet||940 Mbps||IPBB and Fiber||8s||99.7%|
|EarthLink||1,000 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s||99.9%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
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.
Compare Inkster to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Inkster||109.4 Mbps||7||$0.32 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +425 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.89 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +39.4 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +51.2 Mbps )||15 ( +8 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +60.1 Mbps )||23 ( +16 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +52.7 Mbps )||8 ( +1 )||$0.38 ( + $0.00 )|