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Internet providers in 12538

Find internet providers serving the 12538 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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12538 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL13%
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsDSL98%
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic31%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable2.500%
Optimum $40.00 300 - 1,000 MbpsCable100%
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12538 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 12538 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 12538 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 98% of households. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 36% of the area. Cable is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 2.500% of those living in the 12538 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 12538 area, and 99.65% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 12538, prices start at $40 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Hyde Park

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Optimum 155 Mbps 27 Mbps Cable
Verizon 70 Mbps 85 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 154 Mbps 17 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 12538

The largest internet providers serving the 12538 ZIP code are Frontier and Verizon bringing DSL and fiber-optic options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to many in the 12538 ZIP code, covering 13% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 98% of the area. Hyde Park’s third most-available internet provider, Verizon, offers fiber-optic to around 31% of residents in the 12538 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$54.99/mo.
Max download speed

Varies

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

13%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 12538 ZIP code, covering 13% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier 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 Frontier start at $54.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Hyde Park, $54.99.

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Verizon DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in the 12538 ZIP code, covering 98% 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 $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Hyde Park, $54.99.

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 Hyde Park, $0.22.

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 12538 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hyde Park's providers, 341 Mbps.

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Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

31%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 12538 ZIP code, covering 31% 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 12538 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Hyde Park, $54.99.

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 Hyde Park, $0.22.

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 12538 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 31% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hyde Park's providers, 341 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 12538 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 12538 and the greater Hyde Park area. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Hyde Park at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Hyde Park at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 12538 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 12538 frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 12538 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 2.500% of households in 12538. The next fastest internet provider in the 12538 ZIP code is Optimum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Optimum offers the cheapest internet in the 12538 ZIP with service starting at $40/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Hyde Park, $54.99.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 12538 ZIP code, covering 31% of the city.

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.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.