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Durham, NH internet providers

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Provider
Xfinity $29.99 15 - 200 MbpsCable97%
Consolidated Communications $25 10 - 25 MbpsDSL97%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Durham internet service at a glance

At 97%, broadband coverage in Durham is comparable to the rest of New Hampshire - 98%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Durham area will have access to DSL, which covers 97% of Durham residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Durham, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the Durham area, and 96.58% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Durham's four internet providers, prices start at $25 and available download speeds reach up to 200 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Durham

The largest internet providers in Durham are Xfinity, Consolidated Communications, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to Durham.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Durham residents, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Consolidated Communications, which covers 97% of the area. Durham’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Durham residents.

Xfinity cable internet

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

200 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

97%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Durham covering 97% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Durham 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 Durham, $41.24.

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 Durham, $2.58.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Durham. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Durham's providers, 69 Mbps.

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Consolidated Communications DSL internet

Provider

Consolidated Communications

Starting price*
$25/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from Consolidated Communications offers broadband to nearly all households in Durham covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from Consolidated Communications uses telephone lines in Durham 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 Consolidated Communications start at $25/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Durham, $41.24.

Consolidated Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Durham, $2.58.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Consolidated Communications offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in Durham. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Durham's providers, 69 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Durham covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Durham 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Durham, $41.24.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Durham, $2.58.

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 Durham. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Durham's providers, 69 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Durham with download speeds up to 200 Mbps. These speeds are available to 97% of households in Durham. The next fastest internet provider in Durham is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Consolidated Communications offers the cheapest internet in Durham with plans starting at $25/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Durham, $41.24.

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Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.

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.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.