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Internet providers in Sidney, NY

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Sidney, NY internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL93%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Sidney internet service at a glance

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

There are four internet providers serving the Sidney area, and 93.43% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Sidney's four internet providers, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Sidney

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 122 Mbps 16 Mbps Cable
Frontier 5 Mbps 2 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Sidney

The largest internet providers in Sidney are Frontier, Spectrum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Sidney.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all Sidney residents, covering 93% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. Sidney’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Sidney residents.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$54.99/mo.
Max download speed

Varies

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

93%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in Sidney covering 93% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in Sidney 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 $54.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Sidney, $59.99.

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Spectrum cable internet

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

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Sidney covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Sidney, $59.99.

Spectrum 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 Sidney, $0.54.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Sidney. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Sidney's providers, 46 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Sidney covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Sidney where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $64.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Sidney, $59.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sidney, $0.54.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Sidney. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Sidney's providers, 46 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Sidney with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Sidney. The next fastest internet provider in Sidney is Viasat, offering download speeds up to 150 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in Sidney with plans starting at $49.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Sidney, $59.99.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

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