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Verizon $39.99 200 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic99%
Verizon $39.99 15 - 15 MbpsDSL58%
Spectrum $44.99 60 - 300 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Fairmount internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Fairmount 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 Fairmount area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Fairmount residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 58% of those living in Fairmount.

There are four internet providers serving the Fairmount area, and 99.34% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Fairmount's four internet providers, prices start at $39.99 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Fairmount

The largest internet providers in Fairmount are Verizon and Spectrum bringing fiber-optic, DSL, and cable options to Fairmount.

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Fairmount residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 58% of the area. Fairmount’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 100% of Fairmount residents.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

Provider
Verizon
Starting price*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to all households in Fairmount covering 99% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Verizon is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Fairmount than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $39.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Fairmount, $48.74.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fairmount, $1.52.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 880 Mbps in Fairmount. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Fairmount's providers, 323 Mbps.

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Verizon DSL internet

Provider
Verizon
Starting price*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

58%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to about half of households in Fairmount covering 58% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Fairmount 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 $39.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Fairmount, $48.74.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fairmount, $1.52.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 15 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in Fairmount. These download speeds are available to 58% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Fairmount's providers, 323 Mbps.

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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 Fairmount covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Fairmount, $48.74.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.75 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fairmount, $1.52.

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 Fairmount. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Fairmount's providers, 323 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Fairmount and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Fairmount at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Fairmount at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Fairmount residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Verizon is the fastest internet provider in Fairmount with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Fairmount. The next fastest internet provider in Fairmount is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Verizon offers the cheapest internet in Fairmount with plans starting at $39.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Fairmount, $48.74.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Fairmount, covering 99% of the city.

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.

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.

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.