Internet providers in Danbury, CT

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Danbury internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Danbury 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 Danbury area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Danbury residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 94% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Danbury, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are seven internet providers serving the Danbury area, and 93.43% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Danbury's seven internet providers, prices start at $24.99 and available download speeds reach up to 400 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Danbury

The largest internet providers in Danbury are Frontier, Xfinity, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Danbury.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all Danbury residents, covering 94% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 99% of the area. Danbury’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Danbury residents.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$24.99/mo.
Max download speed

24 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

94%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in Danbury covering 94% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in Danbury 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 $24.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Danbury, $40.83.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Danbury, $2.27.

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 Danbury. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Danbury's providers, 162 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

200 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Danbury covering 99% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Danbury, $40.83.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Danbury, $2.27.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Danbury. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Danbury's providers, 162 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 Danbury covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Danbury 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 Danbury, $40.83.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Danbury, $2.27.

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 Danbury. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Danbury's providers, 162 Mbps.

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Danbury, CT internet providers

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Provider
Frontier $24.99/mo. 6 - 24 Mbps DSL 94%
Xfinity $29.99/mo. 15 - 200 Mbps Cable 99%
Spectrum $49.99/mo. 60 - 300 Mbps Cable 1.611%
Optimum $29.99/mo. 10 - 400 Mbps Cable 1.194%
Pivotal Global Capacity, LLC - - DSL 3.557%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Optimum is the fastest internet provider in Danbury with download speeds up to 400 Mbps. These speeds are available to 1.194% of households in Danbury. The next fastest internet provider in Danbury is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 1.611% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in Danbury with plans starting at $24.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Danbury, $40.83.

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.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.