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Internet providers in Rumson, NJ

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Rumson, NJ internet providers

Provider
Verizon - -Fiber-optic96%
Verizon - -DSL76%
Xfinity $20.00 25 - 400 MbpsCable98%
FirstLight Fiber - -DSL1.663%
HughesNet $49.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Rumson internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in Rumson 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 Rumson area will have access to cable, which covers 98% of Rumson residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 76% of those living in Rumson.

There are five internet providers serving the Rumson area, and 97.49% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Rumson's five internet providers, prices start at $20 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Rumson

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 128 Mbps 19 Mbps Cable
Verizon 115 Mbps 74 Mbps Fiber-optic

Top high-speed internet providers in Rumson

The largest internet providers in Rumson are Xfinity, HughesNet, and Viasat bringing cable and satellite options to Rumson.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Rumson residents, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Rumson’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of Rumson residents.

Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$20/mo.
Max download speed

400 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

98%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Rumson covering 98% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $20/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Rumson, $40.00.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.80 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Rumson, $1.90.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 400 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Rumson. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Rumson's providers, 150 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

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

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Rumson covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Rumson where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $49.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Rumson, $40.00.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 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 Rumson, $1.90.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Rumson. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Rumson's providers, 150 Mbps.

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Viasat satellite internet

Provider
Viasat
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from Viasat offers broadband to all households in Rumson covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Rumson where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for Viasat start at $50/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Rumson, $40.00.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Rumson, $1.90.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Rumson. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Rumson's providers, 150 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Verizon is the fastest internet provider in Rumson with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 96% of households in Rumson. The next fastest internet provider in Rumson is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 400 Mbps to 98% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Rumson with plans starting at $20/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Rumson, $40.00.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Rumson, covering 96% of the city.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.

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.