Internet providers in 12571

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12571 internet providers

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Frontier $27.99 6 - 24 MbpsDSL98%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 300 MbpsCable85%
Optimum $30.00 300 - 400 MbpsCable15%
Telephone Operating Company of Vermont $34.95 24 - 50 MbpsDSL3.421%
Mid-Hudson CableVision $66.90 150 - 100 MbpsCable0.099%
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12571 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 12571 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 12571 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 98% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Red Hook, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are eight internet providers serving the 12571 area, and 94.61% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 12571, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 400 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 12571

The largest internet providers serving the 12571 ZIP code are Frontier, Spectrum, and Optimum bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all in the 12571 ZIP code, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 85% of the area. Red Hook’s third most-available internet provider, Optimum, offers cable to around 15% of residents in the 12571 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

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

24 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in the 12571 ZIP code, covering 98% 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 Red Hook, $44.97.

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 Red Hook, $0.36.

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 12571 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Red Hook's providers, 146 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

85%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 12571 ZIP code, covering 85% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 12571 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 Red Hook, $44.97.

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 Red Hook, $0.36.

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 12571 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 85% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Red Hook's providers, 146 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

15%

Cable from Optimum offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 12571 ZIP code, covering 15% of the area.

Optimum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 12571 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 Red Hook, $44.97.

Optimum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.10 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Red Hook, $0.36.

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 12571 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 15% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Red Hook's providers, 146 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 12571 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 12571 and the greater Red Hook area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Red Hook at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Red Hook at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 12571 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Red Hook may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $59.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Red Hook DSL and cable internet providers.

Internet providers in 12571 frequently asked questions

Optimum is the fastest internet provider in the 12571 ZIP code with download speeds up to 400 Mbps. These speeds are available to 15% of households in 12571. The next fastest internet provider in the 12571 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 85% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in the 12571 ZIP with service starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Red Hook, $44.97.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

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.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.

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.