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Verizon $39.99 200 - 150 MbpsFiber-optic93%
Verizon $39.99 15 - 15 MbpsDSL91%
Xfinity $29.99 15 - 150 MbpsCable1.835%
Optimum $30 20 - 400 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Port Jefferson internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Port Jefferson 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 Port Jefferson area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Port Jefferson residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 93% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 91% of those living in Port Jefferson.

There are five internet providers serving the Port Jefferson area, and 98.29% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Port Jefferson's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 400 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Port Jefferson

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

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Port Jefferson residents, covering 93% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 91% of the area. Port Jefferson’s third most-available internet provider, Optimum, offers cable to around 100% of Port Jefferson residents.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

150 Mbps

Max upload speed

150 Mbps

Average availability

93%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Port Jefferson covering 93% 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 Port Jefferson than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $39.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Port Jefferson, $41.99.

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 Port Jefferson, $2.10.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 150 Mbps and upload speeds up to 150 Mbps in Port Jefferson. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Port Jefferson's providers, 153 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

91%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Port Jefferson covering 91% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Port Jefferson 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 Port Jefferson, $41.99.

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 Port Jefferson, $2.10.

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 Port Jefferson. These download speeds are available to 91% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Port Jefferson's providers, 153 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 Port Jefferson covering 100% of the area.

Optimum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Port Jefferson 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 Port Jefferson, $41.99.

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 Port Jefferson, $2.10.

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 Port Jefferson. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Port Jefferson's providers, 153 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Optimum is the fastest internet provider in Port Jefferson with download speeds up to 400 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Port Jefferson. The next fastest internet provider in Port Jefferson is Verizon, offering download speeds up to 150 Mbps to 93% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Port Jefferson with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Port Jefferson, $41.99.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Port Jefferson, covering 93% of the city.

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.

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.