Internet providers in Holtsville, NY

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Holtsville internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Holtsville 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 Holtsville area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Holtsville residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 95% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 45% of those living in Holtsville.

There are five internet providers serving the Holtsville area, and 97.92% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Holtsville's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Holtsville

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

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Holtsville residents, covering 95% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from Verizon, which covers 45% of the area. Holtsville’s third most-available internet provider, Optimum, offers cable to around 100% of Holtsville residents.

Verizon DSL internet

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

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

95%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Holtsville covering 95% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Holtsville 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 Holtsville, $44.99.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, significantly lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Holtsville, $3.21.

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 Holtsville. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Holtsville's providers, 351 Mbps.

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Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

45%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to about half of households in Holtsville covering 45% 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 Holtsville than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $39.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Holtsville, $44.99.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, significantly lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Holtsville, $3.21.

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 Holtsville. These download speeds are available to 45% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Holtsville's providers, 351 Mbps.

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Optimum cable internet

Provider
Optimum
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

400 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Optimum offers broadband to all households in Holtsville covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Optimum start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Holtsville, $44.99.

Optimum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Holtsville, $3.21.

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 Holtsville. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Holtsville's providers, 351 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Holtsville, NY internet providers

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Provider
Verizon $39.99/mo. 200 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic45%
Verizon $39.99/mo. 15 - 15 MbpsDSL95%
Optimum $29.99/mo. 10 - 400 MbpsCable100%
TVC Albany, Inc. - -DSL1.140%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Verizon is the fastest internet provider in Holtsville with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 45% of households in Holtsville. The next fastest internet provider in Holtsville is Optimum, offering download speeds up to 400 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Optimum offers the cheapest internet in Holtsville with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Holtsville, $44.99.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Holtsville, covering 45% of the city.

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.

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.

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.