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Internet providers in 19805

Find internet providers serving the 19805 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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19805 internet providers

Provider
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsDSL89%
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic31%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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19805 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 19805 ZIP code 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 19805 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 88% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 40% of those living in the 19805 ZIP code.

There are four internet providers serving the 19805 area, and 99.80% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among four internet providers in 19805, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Wilmington

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
HughesNet 9 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
Xfinity 151 Mbps 16 Mbps Cable
Verizon 73 Mbps 31 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 19805

The largest internet providers serving the 19805 ZIP code are Verizon and Xfinity bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all in the 19805 ZIP code, covering 89% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from Verizon, which covers 31% of the area. Wilmington’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 100% of residents in the 19805 ZIP code.

Verizon DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

89%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in the 19805 ZIP code, covering 89% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon 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 Verizon start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Wilmington, $53.74.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Wilmington, $0.31.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in 19805 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 89% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Wilmington's providers, 151 Mbps.

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Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

150 Mbps

Average availability

31%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 19805 ZIP code, covering 31% 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 19805 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Wilmington, $53.74.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Wilmington, $0.31.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 150 Mbps in 19805 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 31% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Wilmington's providers, 151 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in the 19805 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 19805 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 Wilmington, $53.74.

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 Wilmington, $0.31.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 19805 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Wilmington's providers, 151 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 19805 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 19805 and the greater Wilmington area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Wilmington at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Wilmington at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 19805 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 19805 frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in the 19805 ZIP code with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 19805. The next fastest internet provider in the 19805 ZIP code is Verizon, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 89% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 19805 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Wilmington, $53.74.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 19805 ZIP code, covering 31% of the city.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

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.

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.