Internet providers in Pike Creek Valley, DE

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Pike Creek Valley internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Pike Creek Valley is comparable to the rest of Delaware - 99%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Pike Creek Valley area will have access to cable, which covers 98% of Pike Creek Valley residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 86% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 67% of those living in Pike Creek Valley.

There are five internet providers serving the Pike Creek Valley area, and 97.26% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Pike Creek Valley's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Pike Creek Valley

The largest internet providers in Pike Creek Valley are Verizon and Xfinity bringing fiber-optic, DSL, and cable options to Pike Creek Valley.

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Pike Creek Valley residents, covering 86% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 67% of the area. Pike Creek Valley’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 98% of Pike Creek Valley residents.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

Provider
Verizon
Starting price*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

86%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Pike Creek Valley covering 86% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Verizon is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Pike Creek Valley than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $39.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Pike Creek Valley, $44.99.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pike Creek Valley, $3.00.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 880 Mbps in Pike Creek Valley. These download speeds are available to 86% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Pike Creek Valley's providers, 348 Mbps.

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Verizon DSL internet

Provider
Verizon
Starting price*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

67%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to most households in Pike Creek Valley covering 67% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Pike Creek Valley 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 Verizon start at $39.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Pike Creek Valley, $44.99.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pike Creek Valley, $3.00.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 15 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in Pike Creek Valley. These download speeds are available to 67% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Pike Creek Valley's providers, 348 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

400 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

98%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Pike Creek Valley covering 98% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Pike Creek Valley, $44.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pike Creek Valley, $3.00.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 400 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Pike Creek Valley. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Pike Creek Valley's providers, 348 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and ViaSat, Inc. offers 100% availability in Pike Creek Valley and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Pike Creek Valley at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. The starting price for ViaSat, Inc. plans is higher than average for Pike Creek Valley at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Pike Creek Valley residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Pike Creek Valley, DE internet providers

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Provider
Verizon $39.99/mo. 200 - 940 Mbps Fiber-optic 86%
Verizon $39.99/mo. 15 - 15 Mbps DSL 67%
Xfinity $29.99/mo. 15 - 400 Mbps Cable 98%
Pivotal Global Capacity, LLC - - DSL 1.640%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Verizon is the fastest internet provider in Pike Creek Valley with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 86% of households in Pike Creek Valley. The next fastest internet provider in Pike Creek Valley is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 400 Mbps to 98% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Pike Creek Valley with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Pike Creek Valley, $44.99.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Pike Creek Valley, covering 86% of the city.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

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.

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.