Internet providers in Wading River, NY

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At 100%, broadband coverage in Wading River 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 Wading River area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Wading River residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 92% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Wading River, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the Wading River area, and 92.10% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Wading River's four internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 400 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Wading River

The largest internet providers in Wading River are Verizon, Optimum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Wading River.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Wading River residents, covering 92% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Optimum, which covers 100% of the area. Wading River’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Wading River residents.

Verizon DSL internet

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

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

92%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Wading River covering 92% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Wading River 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 Wading River, $44.99.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, significantly lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Wading River, $4.50.

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 Wading River. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Wading River's providers, 116 Mbps.

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Optimum cable internet

Provider
Optimum
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

400 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

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

Internet prices for Optimum start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Wading River, $44.99.

Optimum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Wading River, $4.50.

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 Wading River. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Wading River's providers, 116 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Wading River 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Wading River, $44.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Wading River, $4.50.

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 Wading River. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Wading River's providers, 116 Mbps.

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Wading River, NY internet providers

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Provider
Verizon $39.99/mo. 15 - 15 MbpsDSL92%
Optimum $29.99/mo. 10 - 400 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Optimum is the fastest internet provider in Wading River with download speeds up to 400 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Wading River. The next fastest internet provider in Wading River is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Optimum offers the cheapest internet in Wading River with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Wading River, $44.99.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.

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.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.

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