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06418 internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable100%
Optimum $40.00 300 - 1,000 MbpsCable13%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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06418 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 06418 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 06418 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 95% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 93% of those living in the 06418 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 06418 area, and 94.79% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 06418, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Derby

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Optimum 101 Mbps 21 Mbps Cable
Xfinity 277 Mbps 18 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 06418

The largest internet providers serving the 06418 ZIP code are Xfinity, Optimum, and HughesNet bringing cable and satellite options to the area.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all in the 06418 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Some will also have the option of cable from Optimum, which covers 13% of the area. Derby’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 06418 ZIP code.

Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in the 06418 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 06418 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 Derby, $51.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Derby, $0.54.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 06418 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Derby's providers, 163 Mbps.

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Optimum cable internet

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

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

13%

Cable from Optimum offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 06418 ZIP code, covering 13% of the area.

Optimum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 06418 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 Derby, $51.99.

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 Derby, $0.54.

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 06418 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 13% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Derby's providers, 163 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 06418 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 06418 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 significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Derby, $51.99.

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 Derby, $0.54.

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 06418 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Derby's providers, 163 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 06418 frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in the 06418 ZIP code with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 06418. The next fastest internet provider in the 06418 ZIP code is Optimum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 13% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 06418 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Derby, $51.99.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.

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.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.