Internet providers in 03801

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03801 internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 200 MbpsCable100%
Telephone Operating Company of Vermont $34.95 24 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic99%
Telephone Operating Company of Vermont $34.95 24 - 25 MbpsDSL89%
Great Works Internet - -DSL1.809%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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03801 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 03801 ZIP code 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 03801 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 99% of those living in the 03801 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 03801 area, and 99.94% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 03801, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 03801

The largest internet providers serving the 03801 ZIP code are Xfinity and Telephone Operating Company of Vermont bringing cable, fiber-optic, and DSL options to the area.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all in the 03801 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of fiber-optic from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, which covers 99% of the area. Portsmouth’s third most-available internet provider, Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, offers DSL to around 89% of residents in the 03801 ZIP code.

Xfinity cable internet

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

200 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in the 03801 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 03801 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 Portsmouth, $43.73.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Portsmouth, $1.56.

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 03801 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Portsmouth's providers, 319 Mbps.

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Telephone Operating Company of Vermont fiber-optic internet

Provider

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont

Starting price*
$34.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Fiber-optic from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers broadband to all households in the 03801 ZIP code, covering 99% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 03801 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Telephone Operating Company of Vermont start at $34.95/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Portsmouth, $43.73.

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 Portsmouth, $1.56.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 03801 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Portsmouth's providers, 319 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

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

89%

DSL from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers broadband to nearly all households in the 03801 ZIP code, covering 89% 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 lower than the average starting price for internet in Portsmouth, $43.73.

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 Portsmouth, $1.56.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in 03801 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 89% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Portsmouth's providers, 319 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 03801 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 03801 and the greater Portsmouth area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Portsmouth at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Portsmouth at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 03801 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 03801 frequently asked questions

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont is the fastest internet provider in the 03801 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in 03801. The next fastest internet provider in the 03801 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 200 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 03801 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Portsmouth, $43.73.

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 03801 ZIP code, covering 99% of the city.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.