US Cellular Coverage Map Comparison

View US Cellular's national 4G LTE cell phone coverage map.

U.S. Cellular is a regional carrier, featuring coverage separate from the big four carriers (Sprint, Verizon, T-Mobile, and AT&T).

US Cellular Coverage Map

RootScore Network Performance – 2nd half 2018

NetworkOverallReliabiltySpeedDataCall
Verizon94.496.190.49593.3
AT&T92.694.489.293.890.5
T-Mobile86.988.288.791.984.1
Sprint85.787.581.38679.5

Source: Rootmetics

Check out how the other major networks perform in our wireless coverage guide.

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US Cellular Availability by State

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IdahoIllinoisIndianaIowa
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MarylandMassachusettsMichiganMinnesota
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New YorkNorth CarolinaNorth DakotaOhio
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US Cellular Coverage FAQs

Does US Cellular have good coverage?

US Cellular is powered by the US Cellular 4G LTE network. This means you will receive the same coverage as you with buying a plan from US Cellular directly but at a fraction of the cost.

What network is US Cellular on?

US Cellular operates on the US Cellular 4G LTE network.

Can I bring my phone to US Cellular?

Yes! Most unlocked smartphones that have a SIM card slot will work with US Cellular. If your phone is locked to a carrier you will need to contact your existing carrier to get it unlocked.

Can I keep my phone number when I switch to US Cellular?

Yes! It's easy to port your existing phone number to US Cellular during the activation process.

What phones work with US Cellular?

You can check your devices compatibility on the US Cellular website before you signup.

What do US Cellular cell phone plans cost?

US Cellular cell phone plans start at $10

Does US Cellular allow tethering?

Yes, US Cellular allows tethering but it may depend on the plan you select, so you will need to check on the US Cellular website.

Does US Cellular have good customer service?

Check out our US Cellular customer reviews section.

US Cellular Network Specs & Info

US Cellular Network Specs

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Network:US Cellular
Technology:CDMA
3G Bands:850, 1900Mhz
4G LTE Bands:1900, 1700/2100, 850, 700Mhz
Bring Your Phone:Yes
Keep Your Number:Yes
Contract:No - prepaid
Credit Check:No

US Cellular Company Info

Founded:2006
Headquarters:8410 W. Bryn Mawr, Chicago, IL 60631-3486
Employees:5,001-10,000
Customer Service:(888) 944-9400
Website:https://www.uscellular.com/
Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/U.S._Cellular
Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/USCellular
Twitter:https://twitter.com/@uscellularcares

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