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Internet providers in Hightstown, NJ

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Hightstown, NJ internet providers

Provider
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic89%
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsDSL85%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable97%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Hightstown internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Hightstown 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 Hightstown area will have access to cable, which covers 96% of Hightstown residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 89% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 85% of those living in Hightstown.

There are four internet providers serving the Hightstown area, and 94.47% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Hightstown'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 Hightstown

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 156 Mbps 19 Mbps Cable
Verizon 140 Mbps 71 Mbps Fiber-optic

Top high-speed internet providers in Hightstown

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

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Hightstown residents, covering 89% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 85% of the area. Hightstown’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 97% of Hightstown residents.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

89%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Hightstown covering 89% 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 Hightstown 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 Hightstown, $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 Hightstown, $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 Hightstown. These download speeds are available to 89% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hightstown's providers, 301 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

85%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Hightstown covering 85% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Hightstown 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 Hightstown, $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 Hightstown, $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 Hightstown. These download speeds are available to 85% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hightstown's providers, 301 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

97%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Hightstown covering 97% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Hightstown 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 Hightstown, $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 Hightstown, $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 Hightstown. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hightstown's providers, 301 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Hightstown and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Hightstown at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Hightstown at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Hightstown 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 Hightstown with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 97% of households in Hightstown. The next fastest internet provider in Hightstown is Verizon, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 89% of the area.

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

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Hightstown, covering 89% 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.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.