Internet providers in 12222

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Provider
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Hudson Valley Wireless $34.90 10 - 25 MbpsWireless100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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12222 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 12222 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of New York - 100%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 12222 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. No DSL or fiber-optic providers are currently available in Albany, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the 12222 area. Among four internet providers in 12222, prices start at $34.9 and available download speeds reach up to 100 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 12222

The largest internet providers serving the 12222 ZIP code are Spectrum, HughesNet, and Viasat bringing cable and satellite options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all in the 12222 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Albany’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 12222 ZIP code.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in the 12222 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 12222 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Albany, $47.47.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.22 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Albany, $0.77.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 12222 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Albany's providers, 44 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 12222 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 12222 ZIP 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Albany, $47.47.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Albany, $0.77.

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 12222 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Albany's providers, 44 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 the 12222 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 12222 ZIP 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 Albany, $47.47.

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 Albany, $0.77.

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 12222 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Albany's providers, 44 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 12222 frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 12222 ZIP code with download speeds up to 100 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 12222. The next fastest internet provider in the 12222 ZIP code is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Hudson Valley Wireless offers the cheapest internet in the 12222 ZIP with service starting at $34.9/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Albany, $47.47.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.

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.