Internet providers in Hightstown, NJ

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Hightstown, NJ internet providers

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Provider
Verizon $39.99 200 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic89%
Verizon $39.99 15 - 15 MbpsDSL85%
Xfinity $29.99 15 - 200 MbpsCable97%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 25 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 97% 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 940 Mbps.

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*
$39.99/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 $39.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Hightstown, $44.99.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hightstown, $2.14.

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*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

15 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 $39.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Hightstown, $44.99.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hightstown, $2.14.

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 Hightstown. These download speeds are available to 85% of the area, and are much slower 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

200 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, $44.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hightstown, $2.14.

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 Hightstown. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much slower 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 $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Hightstown at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 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

Verizon is the fastest internet provider in Hightstown with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 89% of households in Hightstown. The next fastest internet provider in Hightstown is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 200 Mbps to 97% 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, $44.99.

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

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.

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.