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Internet providers in 06608

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06608 internet providers

Provider
Optimum $40.00 300 - 1,000 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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06608 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 06608 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Connecticut - 100%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 06608 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 3.100% of those living in the 06608 ZIP code.

There are four internet providers serving the 06608 area, and 89.50% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among four internet providers in 06608, prices start at $40 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Bridgeport

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Optimum 149 Mbps 25 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 06608

The largest internet providers serving the 06608 ZIP code are Optimum, HughesNet, and Viasat bringing cable and satellite options to the area.

Cable internet from Optimum is available to nearly all in the 06608 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Bridgeport’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 06608 ZIP code.

Optimum cable internet

Provider
Optimum
Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Optimum offers broadband to all households in the 06608 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Optimum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 06608 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Optimum start at $40/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Bridgeport, $57.49.

Optimum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.13 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Bridgeport, $0.51.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Optimum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in 06608 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Bridgeport's providers, 150 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 06608 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 06608 ZIP where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $64.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Bridgeport, $57.49.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Bridgeport, $0.51.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in 06608 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Bridgeport's providers, 150 Mbps.

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Viasat satellite internet

Provider
Viasat
Starting price*
$69.99/mo.
Max download speed

150 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from Viasat offers broadband to all households in the 06608 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 06608 ZIP where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for Viasat start at $69.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Bridgeport, $57.49.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.83 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Bridgeport, $0.51.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 150 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in 06608 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Bridgeport's providers, 150 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 06608 frequently asked questions

Optimum is the fastest internet provider in the 06608 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 06608. The next fastest internet provider in the 06608 ZIP code is Viasat, offering download speeds up to 150 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Optimum offers the cheapest internet in the 06608 ZIP with service starting at $40/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Bridgeport, $57.49.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.