Internet providers in Oneonta, NY

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At 100%, broadband coverage in Oneonta 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 Oneonta area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Oneonta residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Oneonta, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the Oneonta area, and 99.39% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Oneonta's four internet providers, prices start at $39.99 and available download speeds reach up to 100 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Oneonta

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

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Oneonta residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. Oneonta’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Oneonta residents.

Verizon DSL internet

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

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to all households in Oneonta covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Oneonta 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 Oneonta, $49.99.

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 Oneonta, $2.27.

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 Oneonta. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Oneonta's providers, 38 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Oneonta, $49.99.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.83 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Oneonta, $2.27.

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 Oneonta. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Oneonta's providers, 38 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 Oneonta covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Oneonta 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Oneonta, $49.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Oneonta, $2.27.

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 Oneonta. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Oneonta's providers, 38 Mbps.

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Oneonta, NY internet providers

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Provider
Verizon $39.99/mo. 15 - 15 Mbps DSL 99%
Spectrum $49.99/mo. 60 - 100 Mbps Cable 100%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 12 Mbps Satellite 100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

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

Verizon offers the cheapest internet in Oneonta with plans starting at $39.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Oneonta, $49.99.

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%.

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.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

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.