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Internet providers in Chatham, NY

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Chatham, NY internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 300 MbpsCable100%
Telephone Operating Company of Vermont $34.95 24 - 50 MbpsDSL99%
Telephone Operating Company of Vermont $34.95 24 - 50 MbpsCable11%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Chatham internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Chatham 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 Chatham area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Chatham residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Chatham, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the Chatham area, and 99.10% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Chatham's five internet providers, prices start at $34.95 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Chatham

The largest internet providers in Chatham are Spectrum and Telephone Operating Company of Vermont bringing cable and DSL options to Chatham.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Chatham residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, which covers 99% of the area. Chatham’s third most-available internet provider, Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, offers cable to around 11% of Chatham residents.

Spectrum cable internet

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

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Chatham, $51.37.

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 Chatham, $0.59.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Chatham. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Chatham's providers, 100 Mbps.

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Telephone Operating Company of Vermont DSL internet

Provider

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont

Starting price*
$34.95/mo.
Max download speed

50 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers broadband to all households in Chatham covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont uses telephone lines in Chatham 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 Telephone Operating Company of Vermont start at $34.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Chatham, $51.37.

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 24 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.46 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Chatham, $0.59.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers download speeds up to 50 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in Chatham. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Chatham's providers, 100 Mbps.

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Telephone Operating Company of Vermont cable internet

Provider

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont

Starting price*
$34.95/mo.
Max download speed

50 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

11%

Cable from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers broadband to a limited number of households in Chatham covering 11% of the area.

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Chatham residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Telephone Operating Company of Vermont start at $34.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Chatham, $51.37.

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 24 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.46 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Chatham, $0.59.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers download speeds up to 50 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in Chatham. These download speeds are available to 11% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Chatham's providers, 100 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Chatham, you’ll likely have options from cable and DSL internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Chatham, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Chatham and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Chatham at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Chatham at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Chatham residents, 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 Chatham may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $59.99 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 Chatham cable and DSL internet providers.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Chatham with download speeds up to 300 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Chatham. The next fastest internet provider in Chatham is Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, offering download speeds up to 50 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers the cheapest internet in Chatham with plans starting at $34.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Chatham, $51.37.

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.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

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.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.