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06795 internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable2.640%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable3.890%
Optimum $40.00 300 - 1,000 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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06795 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 06795 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 06795 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 99% of households. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 20% of the area. Cable is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 3.890% of those living in the 06795 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 06795 area, and 96.18% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 06795, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Watertown

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Optimum 160 Mbps 20 Mbps Cable
Xfinity 253 Mbps 40 Mbps Cable
HughesNet 21 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
Spectrum 56 Mbps 65 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 06795

The largest internet providers serving the 06795 ZIP code are Optimum, HughesNet, and Viasat bringing cable and satellite options to the area.

Cable internet from Optimum is available to nearly all in the 06795 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Watertown’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 06795 ZIP code.

Optimum cable internet

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

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Optimum offers broadband to all households in the 06795 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Optimum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 06795 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 Watertown, $51.66.

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 Watertown, $0.38.

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 06795 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Watertown's providers, 190 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 06795 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 06795 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 Watertown, $51.66.

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 Watertown, $0.38.

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 06795 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Watertown's providers, 190 Mbps.

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Viasat satellite internet

Provider
Viasat
Starting price*
$69.99/mo.
Max download speed

150 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from Viasat offers broadband to all households in the 06795 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 06795 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 Viasat start at $69.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Watertown, $51.66.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.83 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Watertown, $0.38.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 150 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in 06795 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Watertown's providers, 190 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 06795 frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in the 06795 ZIP code with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 2.640% of households in 06795. The next fastest internet provider in the 06795 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps* to 3.890% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 06795 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Watertown, $51.66.

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.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

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.