Internet providers in 06016

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06016 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $27.99 6 - 24 MbpsDSL96%
Cox $29.99 10 - 300 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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06016 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 06016 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 06016 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Broad Brook, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the 06016 area, and 96.26% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among four internet providers in 06016, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 06016

The largest internet providers serving the 06016 ZIP code are Frontier, Cox, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all in the 06016 ZIP code, covering 96% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Cox, which covers 100% of the area. Broad Brook’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 06016 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$27.99/mo.
Max download speed

24 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

96%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in the 06016 ZIP code, covering 96% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for Frontier start at $27.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Broad Brook, $41.99.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Broad Brook, $3.23.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 24 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in 06016 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Broad Brook's providers, 94 Mbps.

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Cox cable internet

Provider
Cox
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Cox offers broadband to all households in the 06016 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Cox’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 06016 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Cox start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Broad Brook, $41.99.

Cox customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Broad Brook, $3.23.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Cox offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in 06016 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Broad Brook's providers, 94 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 06016 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 06016 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Broad Brook, $41.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Broad Brook, $3.23.

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 06016 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Broad Brook's providers, 94 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 06016 frequently asked questions

Cox is the fastest internet provider in the 06016 ZIP code with download speeds up to 300 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 06016. The next fastest internet provider in the 06016 ZIP code is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in the 06016 ZIP with service starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Broad Brook, $41.99.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.

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.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.