Internet providers in 01240

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01240 internet providers

Provider
Verizon $39.99 -DSL99%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable100%
Telephone Operating Company of Vermont $34.95 24 - 50 MbpsDSL13%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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01240 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 01240 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Massachusetts - 100%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 01240 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Lenox, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the 01240 area, and 99.40% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 01240, prices start at $34.95 and available download speeds reach up to 100 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 01240

The largest internet providers serving the 01240 ZIP code are Verizon, Spectrum, and Telephone Operating Company of Vermont bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all in the 01240 ZIP code, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. Lenox’s third most-available internet provider, Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, offers DSL to around 13% of residents in the 01240 ZIP code.

Verizon DSL internet

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

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to all households in the 01240 ZIP code, covering 99% 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 $39.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Lenox, $49.47.

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 01240 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Lenox's providers, 46 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in the 01240 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 01240 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Lenox, $49.47.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.22 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lenox, $0.60.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 01240 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Lenox's providers, 46 Mbps.

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Telephone Operating Company of Vermont DSL internet

Provider

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont

Starting price*
$34.95/mo.
Max download speed

50 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

13%

DSL from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 01240 ZIP code, covering 13% of the area.

DSL internet from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont 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 Telephone Operating Company of Vermont start at $34.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Lenox, $49.47.

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 24 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.46 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lenox, $0.60.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers download speeds up to 50 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 01240 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 13% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Lenox's providers, 46 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 01240 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 01240 and the greater Lenox area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Lenox at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Lenox at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 01240 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Lenox may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $59.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Lenox cable and DSL internet providers.

Internet providers in 01240 frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 01240 ZIP code with download speeds up to 100 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 01240. The next fastest internet provider in the 01240 ZIP code is Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, offering download speeds up to 50 Mbps to 13% of the area.

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers the cheapest internet in the 01240 ZIP with service starting at $34.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Lenox, $49.47.

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%.

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.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.