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Internet providers in Holtsville, NY

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Holtsville, NY internet providers

Provider
Verizon - -Fiber-optic45%
Verizon - -DSL95%
Optimum $40.00 300 - 400 MbpsCable100%
FirstLight Fiber - -DSL1.140%
HughesNet $49.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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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 $40 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Holtsville

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Verizon 243 Mbps 229 Mbps Fiber-optic
Optimum 205 Mbps 25 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Holtsville

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

Cable internet from Optimum is available to nearly all Holtsville residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Holtsville’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of Holtsville 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 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 $40/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Holtsville, $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 Holtsville, $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 Holtsville. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Holtsville'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 Holtsville covering 100% of the area.

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

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

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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 $40/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Holtsville, $46.66.

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

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

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%.