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Internet providers in 06484

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06484 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 -DSL97%
Xfinity $30.00 50 - 200 MbpsCable100%
Spectrum $49.99 300-1,000 Mbps **Cable5.610%
Optimum $40.00 300 - 400 MbpsCable25%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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06484 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 06484 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 06484 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 Shelton, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the 06484 area, and 96.88% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 06484, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 400 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Shelton

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 98 Mbps 6 Mbps Cable
Optimum 121 Mbps 25 Mbps Cable
Frontier 49 Mbps 11 Mbps DSL
Xfinity 166 Mbps 17 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 06484

The largest internet providers serving the 06484 ZIP code are Frontier, Xfinity, and Optimum bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all in the 06484 ZIP code, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 100% of the area. Shelton’s third most-available internet provider, Optimum, offers cable to around 25% of residents in the 06484 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$54.99/mo.
Max download speed

24 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in the 06484 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 $54.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Shelton, $50.83.

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 06484 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Shelton's providers, 190 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

200 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in the 06484 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 06484 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Shelton, $50.83.

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 Shelton, $0.37.

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 06484 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Shelton's providers, 190 Mbps.

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Optimum cable internet

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

400 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

25%

Cable from Optimum offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 06484 ZIP code, covering 25% of the area.

Optimum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 06484 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 Shelton, $50.83.

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 Shelton, $0.37.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Optimum offers download speeds up to 400 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in 06484 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 25% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Shelton's providers, 190 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 06484 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 06484 and the greater Shelton area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Shelton at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Shelton at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 06484 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 06484 frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 06484 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 5.610% of households in 06484. The next fastest internet provider in the 06484 ZIP code is Optimum, offering download speeds up to 400 Mbps to 25% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 06484 ZIP with service starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Shelton, $50.83.

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.

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.

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.

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.