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Verizon $39.99 200 - 150 MbpsFiber-optic14%
Verizon $39.99 15 - 15 MbpsDSL99%
Xfinity $29.99 15 - 400 MbpsCable100%
GTT Communications - -DSL5.915%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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01906 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 01906 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 01906 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. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 14% of those living in the 01906 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 01906 area, and 99.67% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 01906, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 400 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 01906

The largest internet providers serving the 01906 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 01906 ZIP code, covering 99% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from Verizon, which covers 14% of the area. Saugus’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 100% of residents in the 01906 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 01906 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 Saugus, $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 Saugus, $2.14.

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 01906 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Saugus's providers, 154 Mbps.

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Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

150 Mbps

Max upload speed

150 Mbps

Average availability

14%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 01906 ZIP code, covering 14% 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 01906 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $39.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Saugus, $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 Saugus, $2.14.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 150 Mbps and upload speeds up to 150 Mbps in 01906 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 14% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Saugus's providers, 154 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

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in the 01906 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 01906 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 Saugus, $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, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Saugus, $2.14.

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 01906 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Saugus's providers, 154 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 01906 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 01906 and the greater Saugus area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Saugus at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Saugus at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 01906 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 01906 frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in the 01906 ZIP code with download speeds up to 400 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 01906. The next fastest internet provider in the 01906 ZIP code is Verizon, offering download speeds up to 150 Mbps to 14% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 01906 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Saugus, $44.99.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 01906 ZIP code, covering 14% of the city.

If you suspect your slow speeds are the result of your internet provider throttling your connection, the easiest way to determine if you’re being throttled is to perform two speed tests. Run the first test on your regular network, then run the second one on a VPN. If the two speeds are drastically different (and the VPN test was higher), your internet provider may be throttling your speeds.

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%.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.