Advertiser Disclosure While this page may contain offers from our partners, our opinions are our own. Here's how we rate providers

Internet providers in 12828

Find internet providers serving the 12828 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

Shop local providers
Fort Edward City Map

Internet providers in your area

12828 internet providers

Provider
Verizon $39.99 -DSL94%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable94%
Champlain Telephone Company $39.95 -Fiber-optic29%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Hudson Valley Wireless $34.90 10 - 25 MbpsWireless100%
Shop providers Need help? Call: (844) 512-2720

12828 internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in the 12828 ZIP code 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 12828 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 94% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 94% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 29% of those living in the 12828 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 12828 area, and 89.53% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 12828, prices start at $34.9 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 12828

The largest internet providers serving the 12828 ZIP code are Verizon, Spectrum, and Champlain Telephone Company bringing DSL, cable, and fiber-optic options to the area.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all in the 12828 ZIP code, covering 94% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 94% of the area. Fort Edward’s third most-available internet provider, Champlain Telephone Company, offers fiber-optic to around 29% of residents in the 12828 ZIP code.

Verizon DSL internet

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

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

94%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in the 12828 ZIP code, covering 94% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Fort Edward, $44.97.

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 12828 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Fort Edward's providers, 44 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

Spectrum cable internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

94%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 12828 ZIP code, covering 94% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 12828 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 Fort Edward, $44.97.

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 Fort Edward, $0.73.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 12828 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Fort Edward's providers, 44 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

Champlain Telephone Company fiber-optic internet

Provider

Champlain Telephone Company

Starting price*
$39.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

29%

Fiber-optic from Champlain Telephone Company offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 12828 ZIP code, covering 29% 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 12828 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Champlain Telephone Company start at $39.95/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Fort Edward, $44.97.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Champlain Telephone Company offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 12828 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 29% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Fort Edward's providers, 44 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 12828 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 12828 and the greater Fort Edward area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Fort Edward at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Fort Edward at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 12828 ZIP, 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 $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 Fort Edward DSL, cable, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 12828 frequently asked questions

Champlain Telephone Company is the fastest internet provider in the 12828 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 29% of households in 12828. The next fastest internet provider in the 12828 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 94% of the area.

Hudson Valley Wireless offers the cheapest internet in the 12828 ZIP with service starting at $34.9/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Fort Edward, $44.97.

Champlain Telephone Company is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 12828 ZIP code, covering 29% of the city.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband 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.