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Internet providers in Ballston Spa, NY

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Ballston Spa, NY internet providers

Provider
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsDSL99%
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic1.335%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Ballston Spa internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Ballston Spa 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 Ballston Spa area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Ballston Spa residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 1.340% of those living in Ballston Spa.

There are five internet providers serving the Ballston Spa area, and 99.33% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Ballston Spa's five internet providers, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Ballston Spa

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Verizon 26 Mbps 6 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 178 Mbps 13 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Ballston Spa

The largest internet providers in Ballston Spa are Verizon, Spectrum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Ballston Spa.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Ballston Spa residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. Ballston Spa’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Ballston Spa residents.

Verizon DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to all households in Ballston Spa covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Ballston Spa 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 Ballston Spa, $60.97.

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 Ballston Spa, $0.27.

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 Ballston Spa. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Ballston Spa's providers, 68 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

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

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Ballston Spa covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Ballston Spa, $60.97.

Spectrum 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 Ballston Spa, $0.27.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Ballston Spa. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Ballston Spa's providers, 68 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Ballston Spa covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Ballston Spa 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Ballston Spa, $60.97.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Ballston Spa, $0.27.

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 Ballston Spa. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Ballston Spa's providers, 68 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Ballston Spa with download speeds up to 1,00*0 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Ballston Spa. The next fastest internet provider in Ballston Spa is Verizon, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in Ballston Spa with plans starting at $49.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Ballston Spa, $60.97.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Ballston Spa, covering 1.335% of the city.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.

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.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.