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Internet providers in Fort Edward, NY

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Fort Edward, NY internet providers

Provider
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsDSL97%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
Champlain Telephone Company $39.95 -Fiber-optic42%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Hudson Valley Wireless $69.90 200 - 200 MbpsWireless100%
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Fort Edward internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Fort Edward 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 Fort Edward area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Fort Edward residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 42% of those living in Fort Edward.

There are six internet providers serving the Fort Edward area, and 97.08% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Fort Edward's six 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 Fort Edward

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Hudson Valley Wireless 11 Mbps 3 Mbps Wireless
Verizon 36 Mbps 4 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 94 Mbps 23 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Fort Edward

The largest internet providers in Fort Edward are Verizon, Spectrum, and Champlain Telephone Company bringing DSL, cable, and fiber-optic options to Fort Edward.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Fort Edward residents, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. Fort Edward’s third most-available internet provider, Champlain Telephone Company, offers fiber-optic to around 42% of Fort Edward residents.

Verizon DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Fort Edward covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Fort Edward 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 lower than the average starting price for internet in Fort Edward, $57.47.

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 Fort Edward, $0.34.

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 Fort Edward. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Fort Edward's providers, 38 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 Fort Edward covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Fort Edward, $57.47.

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 Fort Edward, $0.34.

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 Fort Edward. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Fort Edward's providers, 38 Mbps.

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Champlain Telephone Company fiber-optic internet

Provider

Champlain Telephone Company

Starting price*
$39.95/mo.
Max download speed

null Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

42%

Fiber-optic from Champlain Telephone Company offers broadband to about half of households in Fort Edward covering 42% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Champlain Telephone Company start at $39.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Fort Edward, $57.47.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Champlain Telephone Company offers download speeds up to null Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Fort Edward. These download speeds are available to 42% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Fort Edward's providers, 38 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Fort Edward and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Fort Edward at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Fort Edward at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Fort Edward 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 Fort Edward may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $64.99 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 Fort Edward cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Fort Edward with download speeds up to 1,00*0 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Fort Edward. The next fastest internet provider in Fort Edward is Verizon, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 97% of the area.

Champlain Telephone Company offers the cheapest internet in Fort Edward with plans starting at $39.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Fort Edward, $57.47.

Champlain Telephone Company is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Fort Edward, covering 42% of the city.

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.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

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%.