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Internet providers in 12015

Find internet providers serving the 12015 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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12015 internet providers

Provider
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsDSL80%
Mid-Hudson CableVision $66.90 200 - 300 MbpsCable95%
State Telephone Company $36.95 3.2 - 15 MbpsDSL44%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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12015 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 12015 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 12015 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 95% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 78% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 67% of those living in the 12015 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 12015 area, and 92.65% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 12015, prices start at $36.95 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

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ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Verizon 30 Mbps 6 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 12015

The largest internet providers serving the 12015 ZIP code are Verizon, Mid-Hudson CableVision, and State Telephone Company bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to most in the 12015 ZIP code, covering 80% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Mid-Hudson CableVision, which covers 95% of the area. Athens’s third most-available internet provider, State Telephone Company , offers DSL to around 44% of residents in the 12015 ZIP code.

Verizon DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

80%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in the 12015 ZIP code, covering 80% 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 significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Athens, $62.97.

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 Athens, $0.43.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.768 Mbps in 12015 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 80% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Athens's providers, 39 Mbps.

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Mid-Hudson CableVision cable internet

Provider

Mid-Hudson CableVision

Starting price*
$66.9/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

95%

Cable from Mid-Hudson CableVision offers broadband to nearly all households in the 12015 ZIP code, covering 95% of the area.

Mid-Hudson CableVision’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 12015 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Mid-Hudson CableVision start at $66.9/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Athens, $62.97.

Mid-Hudson CableVision customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.33 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Athens, $0.43.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Mid-Hudson CableVision offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 12015 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Athens's providers, 39 Mbps.

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State Telephone Company DSL internet

Provider

State Telephone Company

Starting price*
$36.95/mo.
Max download speed

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1.2 Mbps

Average availability

44%

DSL from State Telephone Company offers broadband to about half of households in the 12015 ZIP code, covering 44% of the area.

DSL internet from State Telephone Company 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 State Telephone Company start at $36.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Athens, $62.97.

State Telephone Company customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 3.2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $11.55 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Athens, $0.43.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, State Telephone Company offers download speeds up to 15 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1.2 Mbps in 12015 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 44% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Athens's providers, 39 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 12015 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 12015 and the greater Athens area. HughesNet starting prices are about average in Athens at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Athens at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 12015 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Athens may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $64.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Athens cable and DSL internet providers.

Internet providers in 12015 frequently asked questions

Verizon is the fastest internet provider in the 12015 ZIP code with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 80% of households in 12015. The next fastest internet provider in the 12015 ZIP code is Mid-Hudson CableVision, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 95% of the area.

Verizon offers the cheapest internet in the 12015 ZIP with service starting at $49.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Athens, $62.97.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.

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.

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.