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Internet providers in Union Beach, NJ

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Union Beach, NJ internet providers

Provider
Verizon - -Fiber-optic99%
Verizon - -DSL54%
Optimum $40.00 300 - 400 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $49.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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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 $40 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Union Beach

The largest internet providers in Union Beach are Optimum, HughesNet, and Viasat bringing cable and satellite options to Union Beach.

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

Optimum cable internet

Provider
Optimum
Starting price*
$40/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 $40/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Union Beach, $46.66.

Optimum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.13 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Union Beach, $0.42.

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 much faster than the average max speeds from all Union Beach'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 Union Beach covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Union Beach 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Union Beach, $46.66.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Union Beach, $0.42.

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

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Union Beach 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Union Beach, $46.66.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Union Beach, $0.42.

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 Union Beach. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Union Beach's providers, 150 Mbps.

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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 $40/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Union Beach, $46.66.

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

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

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.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.