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Internet providers in Manchester, NY

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Manchester, NY internet providers

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Provider
Spectrum $44.99 60 - 100 MbpsCable100%
Windstream $19.99 10 - 20 MbpsDSL73%
Trumansburg Telephone Co., Inc./Ontario Telephone Co., Inc. - -DSL9.623%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Manchester internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Manchester 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 Manchester area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Manchester residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 73% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Manchester, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the Manchester area, and 72.56% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Manchester's five internet providers, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 100 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Manchester

The largest internet providers in Manchester are Spectrum, Windstream, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to Manchester.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Manchester residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Windstream, which covers 73% of the area. Manchester’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Manchester residents.

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 Manchester covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Manchester 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 Manchester, $43.74.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.75 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Manchester, $1.62.

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 Manchester. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Manchester's providers, 39 Mbps.

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Windstream DSL internet

Provider
Windstream
Starting price*
$19.99/mo.
Max download speed

20 Mbps

Max upload speed

1.5 Mbps

Average availability

73%

DSL from Windstream offers broadband to most households in Manchester covering 73% of the area.

DSL internet from Windstream uses telephone lines in Manchester 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 Windstream start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Manchester, $43.74.

Windstream customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Manchester, $1.62.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Windstream offers download speeds up to 20 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1.5 Mbps in Manchester. These download speeds are available to 73% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Manchester's providers, 39 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Manchester covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Manchester 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Manchester, $43.74.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Manchester, $1.62.

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 Manchester. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Manchester's providers, 39 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Manchester with download speeds up to 100 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Manchester. The next fastest internet provider in Manchester is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Windstream offers the cheapest internet in Manchester with plans starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Manchester, $43.74.

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.

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.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.