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Internet providers in Hackettstown, NJ

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Hackettstown, NJ internet providers

Provider
Verizon $39.99 -DSL99%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 200 MbpsCable100%
Optimum $30.00 300 - 400 MbpsCable17%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Hackettstown internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Hackettstown 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 Hackettstown area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Hackettstown residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Hackettstown, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the Hackettstown area, and 99.47% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Hackettstown's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 400 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Hackettstown

The largest internet providers in Hackettstown are Verizon, Xfinity, and Optimum bringing DSL and cable options to Hackettstown.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Hackettstown residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 100% of the area. Hackettstown’s third most-available internet provider, Optimum, offers cable to around 17% of Hackettstown residents.

Verizon DSL internet

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

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to all households in Hackettstown covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Hackettstown 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Hackettstown, $41.99.

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 Hackettstown. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Hackettstown's providers, 159 Mbps.

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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 Hackettstown covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Hackettstown 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 Hackettstown, $41.99.

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 Hackettstown, $0.46.

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 Hackettstown. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Hackettstown's providers, 159 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

17%

Cable from Optimum offers broadband to a limited number of households in Hackettstown covering 17% of the area.

Optimum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Hackettstown 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 Hackettstown, $41.99.

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 Hackettstown, $0.46.

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 Hackettstown. These download speeds are available to 17% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hackettstown's providers, 159 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Hackettstown and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Hackettstown at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Hackettstown at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Hackettstown residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Optimum is the fastest internet provider in Hackettstown with download speeds up to 400 Mbps. These speeds are available to 17% of households in Hackettstown. The next fastest internet provider in Hackettstown is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 200 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Hackettstown with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Hackettstown, $41.99.

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.

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.

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.