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Internet providers in Fanwood, NJ

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Fanwood, NJ internet providers

Provider
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic100%
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsDSL53%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Fanwood internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Fanwood 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 Fanwood area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Fanwood residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 52% of those living in Fanwood.

There are four internet providers serving the Fanwood area, and 100% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Fanwood's four internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Fanwood

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Verizon 151 Mbps 89 Mbps Fiber-optic
Xfinity 184 Mbps 17 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Fanwood

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

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Fanwood residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 53% of the area. Fanwood’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 100% of Fanwood residents.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

Provider
Verizon
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to all households in Fanwood covering 100% 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 Fanwood than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Fanwood, $53.74.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fanwood, $0.31.

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 Fanwood. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Fanwood's providers, 298 Mbps.

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Verizon DSL internet

Provider
Verizon
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

53%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to about half of households in Fanwood covering 53% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Fanwood 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 $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Fanwood, $53.74.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fanwood, $0.31.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in Fanwood. These download speeds are available to 53% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Fanwood's providers, 298 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Fanwood covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Fanwood 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 Fanwood, $53.74.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fanwood, $0.31.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Fanwood. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Fanwood's providers, 298 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Fanwood and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Fanwood at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Fanwood at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Fanwood residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Fanwood with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Fanwood. The next fastest internet provider in Fanwood is Verizon, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Fanwood with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Fanwood, $53.74.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Fanwood, covering 100% of the city.

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.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.