Internet providers in Solvay, NY

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Solvay internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Solvay 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 Solvay area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Solvay residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 86% of those living in Solvay.

There are four internet providers serving the Solvay area, and 97.92% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Solvay's four internet providers, prices start at $39.99 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Solvay

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

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Solvay residents, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 86% of the area. Solvay’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 100% of Solvay residents.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

98%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Solvay covering 98% 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 Solvay than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $39.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Solvay, $49.99.

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 Solvay, $1.92.

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 Solvay. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Solvay's providers, 322 Mbps.

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Verizon DSL internet

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

10 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

86%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Solvay covering 86% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Solvay 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 lower than the average starting price for internet in Solvay, $49.99.

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 Solvay, $1.92.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 10 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in Solvay. These download speeds are available to 86% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Solvay's providers, 322 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

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

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

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

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

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.83 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Solvay, $1.92.

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 Solvay. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Solvay's providers, 322 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and ViaSat, Inc. offers 100% availability in Solvay and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Solvay at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. The starting price for ViaSat, Inc. plans is about average for Solvay at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Solvay residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Solvay, NY internet providers

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Provider
Verizon $39.99/mo. 200 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic98%
Verizon $39.99/mo. 15 - 10 MbpsDSL86%
Spectrum $49.99/mo. 60 - 300 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Verizon is the fastest internet provider in Solvay with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in Solvay. The next fastest internet provider in Solvay is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Verizon offers the cheapest internet in Solvay with plans starting at $39.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Solvay, $49.99.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Solvay, covering 98% of the city.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

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.

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.