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Internet providers in Hornell, NY

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Hornell, NY internet providers

Provider
Verizon $39.99 -DSL100%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable100%
Empire Long Distance Corporation $46.98 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic99%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Hornell internet service at a glance

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

There are five internet providers serving the Hornell area, and 99.98% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Hornell's five internet providers, prices start at $44.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Hornell

The largest internet providers in Hornell are Verizon, Spectrum, and Empire Long Distance Corporation bringing DSL, cable, and fiber-optic options to Hornell.

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

Verizon DSL internet

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

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to all households in Hornell covering 100% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Hornell 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 Hornell, $48.39.

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 Hornell. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Hornell's providers, 284 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Hornell covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Hornell 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 Hornell, $48.39.

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 Hornell, $0.78.

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 Hornell. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Hornell's providers, 284 Mbps.

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Empire Long Distance Corporation fiber-optic internet

Provider

Empire Long Distance Corporation

Starting price*
$46.98/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Fiber-optic from Empire Long Distance Corporation offers broadband to all households in Hornell covering 99% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Empire Long Distance Corporation start at $46.98/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Hornell, $48.39.

Empire Long Distance Corporation customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.70 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hornell, $0.78.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Empire Long Distance Corporation offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in Hornell. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hornell's providers, 284 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Empire Long Distance Corporation is the fastest internet provider in Hornell with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Hornell. The next fastest internet provider in Hornell is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Verizon offers the cheapest internet in Hornell with plans starting at $39.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Hornell, $48.39.

Empire Long Distance Corporation is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Hornell, covering 99% 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.

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.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.