Internet providers in Delaware, NJ

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Delaware internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Delaware is comparable to the rest of New Jersey - 99%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Delaware area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Delaware residents. 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 100% of those living in Delaware.

There are five internet providers serving the Delaware area, and 100% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Delaware's five internet providers, prices start at $49 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Delaware

The largest internet providers in Delaware are CenturyLink, HughesNet, and ViaSat, Inc. bringing DSL and satellite options to Delaware.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all Delaware residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Delaware’s third most-available internet provider, ViaSat, Inc., offers satellite to around 100% of Delaware residents.

CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$49/mo.
Max download speed

10 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to all households in Delaware covering 100% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Delaware 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 CenturyLink start at $49/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Delaware, $53.00.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.08 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Delaware, $5.89.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 10 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in Delaware. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Delaware's providers, 16 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 Delaware covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Delaware 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Delaware, $53.00.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Delaware, $5.89.

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 Delaware. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Delaware's providers, 16 Mbps.

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ViaSat, Inc. satellite internet

Provider

ViaSat, Inc.

Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

12 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from ViaSat, Inc. offers broadband to all households in Delaware covering 100% of the area.

ViaSat, Inc. satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Delaware 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 ViaSat, Inc. start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Delaware, $53.00.

ViaSat, Inc. customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Delaware, $5.89.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, ViaSat, Inc. offers download speeds up to 12 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Delaware. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Delaware's providers, 16 Mbps.

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Delaware, NJ internet providers

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Provider
CenturyLink $49/mo. 12 - 10 Mbps DSL 100%
Pencor Services, Inc. - - Fiber-optic 100%
Service Electric Cable TV Inc. - - Cable 100%
Pencor Services, Inc. - - Cable 100%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Pencor Services, Inc. is the fastest internet provider in Delaware with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Delaware. The next fastest internet provider in Delaware is Service Electric Cable TV Inc., offering download speeds up to 150 Mbps to 100% of the area.

CenturyLink offers the cheapest internet in Delaware with plans starting at $49/mo. This is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Delaware, $53.00.

Pencor Services, Inc. is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Delaware, covering 100% of the city.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.

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.