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Internet providers in 08609

Find internet providers serving the 08609 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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08609 internet providers

Provider
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic97%
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsDSL96%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable59%
Optimum $40.00 300 - 1,000 MbpsCable43%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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08609 internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in the 08609 ZIP code 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 08609 ZIP will have access to fiber-optic, which covers 97% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. Cable is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 59% of those living in the 08609 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 08609 area, and 99.32% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 08609, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Trenton

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Optimum 145 Mbps 23 Mbps Cable
Xfinity 168 Mbps 21 Mbps Cable
Verizon 176 Mbps 190 Mbps Fiber-optic

Top high-speed internet providers in 08609

The largest internet providers serving the 08609 ZIP code are Verizon and Xfinity bringing fiber-optic, DSL, and cable options to the area.

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all in the 08609 ZIP code, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 96% of the area. Trenton’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 59% of residents in the 08609 ZIP code.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

97%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in the 08609 ZIP code, covering 97% 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 08609 ZIP code 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 Trenton, $50.99.

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 Trenton, $0.26.

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 08609 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Trenton's providers, 358 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

96%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in the 08609 ZIP code, covering 96% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines 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 Trenton, $50.99.

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 Trenton, $0.26.

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 08609 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Trenton's providers, 358 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

59%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to about half of households in the 08609 ZIP code, covering 59% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 08609 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 Trenton, $50.99.

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 Trenton, $0.26.

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 08609 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 59% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Trenton's providers, 358 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 08609 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 08609 and the greater Trenton area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Trenton at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Trenton at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 08609 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 08609 frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in the 08609 ZIP code with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 59% of households in 08609. The next fastest internet provider in the 08609 ZIP code is Optimum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 43% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 08609 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Trenton, $50.99.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 08609 ZIP code, covering 97% of the city.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

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.

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.