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Internet providers in Waterloo, NY

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Provider
Verizon $39.99 15 - 15 MbpsDSL100%
Spectrum $44.99 60 - 100 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
NYSYS airAccess $40 -Wireless88%
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Waterloo internet service at a glance

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

There are five internet providers serving the Waterloo area, and 100% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Waterloo's five internet providers, prices start at $39.99 and available download speeds reach up to 100 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Waterloo

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

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

Verizon DSL internet

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

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to all households in Waterloo covering 100% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Waterloo 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 Waterloo, $46.99.

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 Waterloo, $1.68.

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 Waterloo. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Waterloo's providers, 38 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Waterloo 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 Waterloo, $46.99.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.75 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Waterloo, $1.68.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Waterloo. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Waterloo's providers, 38 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 Waterloo covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Waterloo 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 Waterloo, $46.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Waterloo, $1.68.

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 Waterloo. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Waterloo's providers, 38 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

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

Verizon offers the cheapest internet in Waterloo with plans starting at $39.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Waterloo, $46.99.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.

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%.