Internet providers in Old Tappan, NJ

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Old Tappan internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Old Tappan 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 Old Tappan area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Old Tappan residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 95% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 78% of those living in Old Tappan.

There are four internet providers serving the Old Tappan area, and 100% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Old Tappan's four internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Old Tappan

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

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Old Tappan residents, covering 95% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 78% of the area. Old Tappan’s third most-available internet provider, Optimum, offers cable to around 100% of Old Tappan residents.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

95%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Old Tappan covering 95% 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 Old Tappan than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $39.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Old Tappan, $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, significantly lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Old Tappan, $3.21.

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 Old Tappan. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Old Tappan's providers, 347 Mbps.

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Verizon DSL internet

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

10 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

78%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to most households in Old Tappan covering 78% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Old Tappan 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 Old Tappan, $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, significantly lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Old Tappan, $3.21.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 10 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in Old Tappan. These download speeds are available to 78% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Old Tappan's providers, 347 Mbps.

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Optimum cable internet

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

400 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

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

Internet prices for Optimum start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Old Tappan, $44.99.

Optimum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Old Tappan, $3.21.

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 Old Tappan. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Old Tappan's providers, 347 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Old Tappan, NJ internet providers

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Provider
Verizon $39.99/mo. 200 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic95%
Verizon $39.99/mo. 15 - 10 MbpsDSL78%
Optimum $29.99/mo. 10 - 400 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Verizon is the fastest internet provider in Old Tappan with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 95% of households in Old Tappan. The next fastest internet provider in Old Tappan is Optimum, offering download speeds up to 400 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Optimum offers the cheapest internet in Old Tappan with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Old Tappan, $44.99.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Old Tappan, covering 95% of the city.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.

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According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.