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Verizon $39.99 200 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic99%
Verizon $39.99 15 - 15 MbpsDSL89%
Spectrum $44.99 60 - 300 MbpsCable74%
Optimum $30 20 - 400 MbpsCable41%
Consolidated Communications $25 10 - 50 MbpsDSL1.274%
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12601 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 12601 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 12601 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 89% of those living in the 12601 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 12601 area, and 100% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 12601, prices start at $25 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 12601

The largest internet providers serving the 12601 ZIP code are Verizon and Spectrum bringing fiber-optic, DSL, and cable options to the area.

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all in the 12601 ZIP code, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 89% of the area. Poughkeepsie’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 74% of residents in the 12601 ZIP code.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to all households in the 12601 ZIP code, covering 99% 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 12601 ZIP code 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 Poughkeepsie, $41.66.

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 Poughkeepsie, $1.60.

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 12601 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Poughkeepsie's providers, 293 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

89%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in the 12601 ZIP code, covering 89% 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 Poughkeepsie, $41.66.

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 Poughkeepsie, $1.60.

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 12601 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 89% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Poughkeepsie's providers, 293 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

74%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to most households in the 12601 ZIP code, covering 74% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 12601 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 Poughkeepsie, $41.66.

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 Poughkeepsie, $1.60.

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 12601 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 74% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Poughkeepsie's providers, 293 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 12601 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 12601 and the greater Poughkeepsie area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Poughkeepsie at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Poughkeepsie at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 12601 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 12601 frequently asked questions

Verizon is the fastest internet provider in the 12601 ZIP code with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in 12601. The next fastest internet provider in the 12601 ZIP code is Optimum, offering download speeds up to 400 Mbps to 41% of the area.

Consolidated Communications offers the cheapest internet in the 12601 ZIP with service starting at $25/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Poughkeepsie, $41.66.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 12601 ZIP code, covering 99% of the city.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

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.