Internet providers in Union Beach, NJ

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Union Beach internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Union Beach 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 Union Beach area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Union Beach residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 55% of those living in Union Beach.

There are four internet providers serving the Union Beach area, and 99.47% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Union Beach'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 Union Beach

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

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Union Beach residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 54% of the area. Union Beach’s third most-available internet provider, Optimum, offers cable to around 100% of Union Beach residents.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to all households in Union Beach covering 99% 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 Union Beach than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $39.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Union Beach, $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 Union Beach, $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 Union Beach. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Union Beach's providers, 351 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

54%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to about half of households in Union Beach covering 54% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Union Beach 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 Union Beach, $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 Union Beach, $3.21.

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 Union Beach. These download speeds are available to 54% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Union Beach's providers, 351 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 Union Beach covering 100% of the area.

Optimum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Union Beach 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 Union Beach, $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 Union Beach, $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 Union Beach. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Union Beach's providers, 351 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Union Beach, NJ internet providers

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Provider
Verizon $39.99/mo. 200 - 940 Mbps Fiber-optic 99%
Verizon $39.99/mo. 15 - 15 Mbps DSL 54%
Optimum $29.99/mo. 10 - 400 Mbps Cable 100%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Verizon is the fastest internet provider in Union Beach with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Union Beach. The next fastest internet provider in Union Beach is Optimum, offering download speeds up to 400 Mbps to 100% of the area.

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

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Union Beach, covering 99% 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.

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.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.