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Internet providers in Scarsdale, NY

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Scarsdale, NY internet providers

Provider
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic100%
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsDSL58%
Optimum $40.00 300 - 1,000 MbpsCable100%
Telephone Operating Company of Vermont $39.95 -DSL2.296%
FirstLight Fiber - -DSL1.360%
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Scarsdale internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Scarsdale 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 Scarsdale area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Scarsdale residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 57% of those living in Scarsdale.

There are six internet providers serving the Scarsdale area, and 99.96% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Scarsdale's six internet providers, prices start at $40 and available download speeds reach up to 10,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Scarsdale

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Optimum 153 Mbps 35 Mbps Cable
Verizon 148 Mbps 84 Mbps Fiber-optic
FirstLight Fiber 241 Mbps 67 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Scarsdale

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

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Scarsdale residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 58% of the area. Scarsdale’s third most-available internet provider, Optimum, offers cable to around 100% of Scarsdale residents.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to all households in Scarsdale covering 100% 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 Scarsdale than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Scarsdale, $52.98.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Scarsdale, $0.23.

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 Scarsdale. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Scarsdale's providers, 351 Mbps.

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Verizon DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

58%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to about half of households in Scarsdale covering 58% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Scarsdale 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 $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Scarsdale, $52.98.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Scarsdale, $0.23.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in Scarsdale. These download speeds are available to 58% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Scarsdale's providers, 351 Mbps.

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Optimum cable internet

Provider
Optimum
Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Optimum offers broadband to all households in Scarsdale covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Optimum start at $40/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Scarsdale, $52.98.

Optimum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.13 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Scarsdale, $0.23.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Optimum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in Scarsdale. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Scarsdale's providers, 351 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Scarsdale and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Scarsdale at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Scarsdale at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Scarsdale residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont is the fastest internet provider in Scarsdale with download speeds up to 10,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 2.296% of households in Scarsdale. The next fastest internet provider in Scarsdale is Optimum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers the cheapest internet in Scarsdale with plans starting at $39.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Scarsdale, $52.98.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Scarsdale, covering 100% of the city.

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%.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.

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.