Internet providers in 06902

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06902 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $27.99 6 - 24 MbpsDSL94%
Optimum $30.00 300 - 400 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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06902 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 06902 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 06902 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 94% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Stamford, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the 06902 area, and 94.45% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among four internet providers in 06902, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 400 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 06902

The largest internet providers serving the 06902 ZIP code are Frontier, Optimum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all in the 06902 ZIP code, covering 94% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Optimum, which covers 100% of the area. Stamford’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 06902 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

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

24 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

94%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in the 06902 ZIP code, covering 94% 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 Stamford, $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, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Stamford, $0.49.

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 06902 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Stamford's providers, 119 Mbps.

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Optimum cable internet

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

400 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Optimum offers broadband to all households in the 06902 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Optimum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 06902 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Optimum start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Stamford, $41.99.

Optimum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.10 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Stamford, $0.49.

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 06902 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Stamford's providers, 119 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 06902 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 06902 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 Stamford, $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, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Stamford, $0.49.

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 06902 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Stamford's providers, 119 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 06902 frequently asked questions

Optimum is the fastest internet provider in the 06902 ZIP code with download speeds up to 400 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 06902. The next fastest internet provider in the 06902 ZIP code is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in the 06902 ZIP with service starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Stamford, $41.99.

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.

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.

If you suspect your slow speeds are the result of your internet provider throttling your connection, the easiest way to determine if you’re being throttled is to perform two speed tests. Run the first test on your regular network, then run the second one on a VPN. If the two speeds are drastically different (and the VPN test was higher), your internet provider may be throttling your speeds.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.