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Internet providers in 12972

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12972 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $27.99 6 - 24 MbpsDSL10%
Verizon $39.99 -DSL88%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 300 MbpsCable93%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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12972 internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in the 12972 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 12972 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 97% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 93% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Peru, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the 12972 area, and 92.03% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 12972, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 12972

The largest internet providers serving the 12972 ZIP code are Frontier, Verizon, and Spectrum bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to many in the 12972 ZIP code, covering 10% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 88% of the area. Peru’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 93% of residents in the 12972 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$27.99/mo.
Max download speed

24 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

10%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 12972 ZIP code, covering 10% 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 $27.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Peru, $44.59.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Peru, $0.73.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 24 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in 12972 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 10% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Peru's providers, 90 Mbps.

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Verizon DSL internet

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

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

88%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in the 12972 ZIP code, covering 88% 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 $39.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Peru, $44.59.

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 12972 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 88% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Peru's providers, 90 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

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

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

93%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 12972 ZIP code, covering 93% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 12972 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 Peru, $44.59.

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 Peru, $0.73.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 12972 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Peru's providers, 90 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 12972 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 12972 and the greater Peru area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Peru at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Peru at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 12972 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 12972 frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 12972 ZIP code with download speeds up to 300 Mbps. These speeds are available to 93% of households in 12972. The next fastest internet provider in the 12972 ZIP code is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in the 12972 ZIP with service starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Peru, $44.59.

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.

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.

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.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.