Internet providers in 06379

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06379 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $27.99 6 - 12 MbpsDSL97%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 200 MbpsCable95%
Thames Valley Communications $29.99 6.6 - 110 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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06379 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 06379 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 06379 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Pawcatuck, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the 06379 area, and 100% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 06379, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 200 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 06379

The largest internet providers serving the 06379 ZIP code are Frontier, Xfinity, and Thames Valley Communications bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all in the 06379 ZIP code, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 95% of the area. Pawcatuck’s third most-available internet provider, Thames Valley Communications, offers cable to around 100% of residents in the 06379 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

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

12 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in the 06379 ZIP code, covering 97% 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 Pawcatuck, $39.59.

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 Pawcatuck, $2.64.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 12 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in 06379 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Pawcatuck's providers, 74 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

95%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in the 06379 ZIP code, covering 95% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 06379 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Pawcatuck, $39.59.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pawcatuck, $2.64.

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 06379 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Pawcatuck's providers, 74 Mbps.

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Thames Valley Communications cable internet

Provider

Thames Valley Communications

Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

110 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Thames Valley Communications offers broadband to all households in the 06379 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Thames Valley Communications’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 06379 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Thames Valley Communications start at $29.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Pawcatuck, $39.59.

Thames Valley Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6.6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.54 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pawcatuck, $2.64.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Thames Valley Communications offers download speeds up to 110 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 06379 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Pawcatuck's providers, 74 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 06379 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 06379 and the greater Pawcatuck area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Pawcatuck at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Pawcatuck at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 06379 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 06379 frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in the 06379 ZIP code with download speeds up to 200 Mbps. These speeds are available to 95% of households in 06379. The next fastest internet provider in the 06379 ZIP code is Thames Valley Communications, offering download speeds up to 110 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in the 06379 ZIP with service starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Pawcatuck, $39.59.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

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.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.