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Internet providers in Bedford, NY

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Bedford, NY internet providers

Provider
Verizon - -Fiber-optic100%
Verizon - -DSL92%
Optimum $40.00 300 - 400 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $49.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Bedford internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Bedford 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 Bedford area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Bedford residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 92% of those living in Bedford.

There are four internet providers serving the Bedford area, and 99.71% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Bedford's four internet providers, prices start at $40 and available download speeds reach up to 400 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Bedford

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Optimum 140 Mbps 23 Mbps Cable
Verizon 166 Mbps 158 Mbps Fiber-optic

Top high-speed internet providers in Bedford

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

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

Optimum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Bedford 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 Bedford, $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 Bedford, $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 Bedford. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Bedford'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 Bedford covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Bedford 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 Bedford, $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 Bedford, $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 Bedford. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Bedford'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 Bedford covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Bedford 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 Bedford, $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 Bedford, $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 Bedford. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Bedford's providers, 150 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Optimum is the fastest internet provider in Bedford with download speeds up to 400 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Bedford. The next fastest internet provider in Bedford is Verizon, offering download speeds up to 150 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Optimum offers the cheapest internet in Bedford with plans starting at $40/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Bedford, $46.66.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Bedford, covering 100% of the city.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.

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.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.