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Internet providers in East Meadow, NY

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East Meadow, NY internet providers

Provider
Verizon - -Fiber-optic98%
Verizon - -DSL78%
Optimum $40.00 300 - 400 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $49.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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East Meadow internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in East Meadow 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 East Meadow area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of East Meadow residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 78% of those living in East Meadow.

There are four internet providers serving the East Meadow area, and 99.56% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among East Meadow's four internet providers, prices start at $40 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in East Meadow

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Optimum 149 Mbps 25 Mbps Cable
Verizon 140 Mbps 107 Mbps Fiber-optic

Top high-speed internet providers in East Meadow

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

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

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

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

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

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Verizon is the fastest internet provider in East Meadow with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in East Meadow. The next fastest internet provider in East Meadow is Optimum, offering download speeds up to 400 Mbps to 100% of the area.

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

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in East Meadow, covering 98% of the city.

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 benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

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%.