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Internet providers in Islip Terrace, NY

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Verizon $39.99 200 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic100%
Verizon $39.99 15 - 10 MbpsDSL96%
Optimum $30 20 - 400 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Islip Terrace internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Islip Terrace 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 Islip Terrace area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Islip Terrace residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 96% of those living in Islip Terrace.

There are four internet providers serving the Islip Terrace area, and 100% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Islip Terrace's four internet providers, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Islip Terrace

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

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Islip Terrace residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 96% of the area. Islip Terrace’s third most-available internet provider, Optimum, offers cable to around 100% of Islip Terrace residents.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to all households in Islip Terrace covering 100% 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 Islip Terrace than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $39.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Islip Terrace, $45.00.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Islip Terrace, $2.05.

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 Islip Terrace. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Islip Terrace's providers, 350 Mbps.

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Verizon DSL internet

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

10 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

96%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Islip Terrace covering 96% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Islip Terrace 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 Islip Terrace, $45.00.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Islip Terrace, $2.05.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 10 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in Islip Terrace. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Islip Terrace's providers, 350 Mbps.

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Optimum cable internet

Provider
Optimum
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

400 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

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

Internet prices for Optimum start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Islip Terrace, $45.00.

Optimum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Islip Terrace, $2.05.

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 Islip Terrace. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Islip Terrace's providers, 350 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

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

Optimum offers the cheapest internet in Islip Terrace with plans starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Islip Terrace, $45.00.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Islip Terrace, covering 100% 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.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

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.