Internet providers in Dumont, NJ

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Dumont, NJ internet providers

Provider
Verizon $39.99 -Fiber-optic99%
Verizon $39.99 -DSL83%
Optimum $30.00 300 - 400 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Dumont internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Dumont 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 Dumont area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Dumont residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 83% of those living in Dumont.

There are four internet providers serving the Dumont area, and 99.97% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Dumont's four internet providers, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Dumont

The largest internet providers in Dumont are Verizon and Optimum bringing fiber-optic, DSL, and cable options to Dumont.

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Dumont residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 83% of the area. Dumont’s third most-available internet provider, Optimum, offers cable to around 100% of Dumont residents.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to all households in Dumont covering 99% 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 Dumont than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $39.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Dumont, $45.00.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 880 Mbps in Dumont. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Dumont's providers, 150 Mbps.

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Verizon DSL internet

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

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

83%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Dumont covering 83% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Dumont 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 Dumont, $45.00.

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 Dumont. These download speeds are available to 83% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Dumont's providers, 150 Mbps.

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Optimum cable internet

Provider
Optimum
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

400 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Optimum offers broadband to all households in Dumont covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Optimum start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Dumont, $45.00.

Optimum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.10 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Dumont, $0.40.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Optimum offers download speeds up to 400 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in Dumont. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Dumont's providers, 150 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Dumont, you’ll likely have options from cable, fiber-optic, and DSL internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Dumont, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Verizon is the fastest internet provider in Dumont with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Dumont. The next fastest internet provider in Dumont is Optimum, offering download speeds up to 400 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Optimum offers the cheapest internet in Dumont with plans starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Dumont, $45.00.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Dumont, covering 99% of the city.

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.

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.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.