Internet providers in Trumbull, CT

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Trumbull internet service at a glance

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

There are six internet providers serving the Trumbull area, and 94.10% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Trumbull's six 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 Trumbull

The largest internet providers in Trumbull are Frontier, Spectrum, and Optimum bringing DSL and cable options to Trumbull.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all Trumbull residents, covering 94% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. Trumbull’s third most-available internet provider, Optimum, offers cable to around 13% of Trumbull 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 Trumbull covering 94% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in Trumbull 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 Trumbull, $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 Trumbull, $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 Trumbull. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Trumbull's providers, 162 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Trumbull covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Trumbull, $40.83.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.83 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Trumbull, $2.27.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Trumbull. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Trumbull's providers, 162 Mbps.

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Optimum cable internet

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

400 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

13%

Cable from Optimum offers broadband to a limited number of households in Trumbull covering 13% of the area.

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

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

Optimum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Trumbull, $2.27.

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 Trumbull. These download speeds are available to 13% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Trumbull's providers, 162 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Trumbull, you’ll likely have options from cable and DSL internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Trumbull, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and ViaSat, Inc. offers 100% availability in Trumbull and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Trumbull at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. The starting price for ViaSat, Inc. plans is higher than average for Trumbull at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Trumbull residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Trumbull, 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 1.201%
Spectrum $49.99/mo. 60 - 300 Mbps Cable 100%
Optimum $29.99/mo. 10 - 400 Mbps Cable 13%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Optimum is the fastest internet provider in Trumbull with download speeds up to 400 Mbps. These speeds are available to 13% of households in Trumbull. The next fastest internet provider in Trumbull is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 100% of the area.

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

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.