(844) 451-2720

Internet providers in 18102

Find internet providers serving the 18102 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

Shop local providers
Neighborhood homes Neighborhood homes Neighborhood homes

Searching for deals in your area

18102 internet providers

Need help? Call (844) 451-2720

Provider
Verizon $39.99 200 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic92%
Verizon $39.99 15 - 15 MbpsDSL79%
Blue Ridge Communications $34.95 50 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic100%
RCN $19.99 25 - 330 MbpsCable100%
Service Electric - -Cable100%
Shop providers Need help? Call: (844) 512-2720

18102 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 18102 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Pennsylvania - 98%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 18102 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. 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 79% of those living in the 18102 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 18102 area, and 100.00% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 18102, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 18102

The largest internet providers serving the 18102 ZIP code are Verizon and RCN bringing fiber-optic, DSL, and cable options to the area.

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all in the 18102 ZIP code, covering 92% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 79% of the area. Allentown’s third most-available internet provider, RCN, offers cable to around 100% of residents in the 18102 ZIP code.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

92%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in the 18102 ZIP code, covering 92% 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 18102 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $39.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Allentown, $40.98.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Allentown, $0.95.

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 18102 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Allentown's providers, 540 Mbps.

Check availability

or call us today: (844) 451-2720

Call us: (844) 512-2720

Verizon DSL internet

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

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

79%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to most households in the 18102 ZIP code, covering 79% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Allentown, $40.98.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Allentown, $0.95.

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 18102 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 79% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Allentown's providers, 540 Mbps.

Check availability

or call us today: (844) 451-2720

Call us: (844) 512-2720

RCN cable internet

Provider

RCN

Starting price*
$19.99/mo.
Max download speed

330 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from RCN offers broadband to all households in the 18102 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

RCN’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 18102 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for RCN start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Allentown, $40.98.

RCN customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.80 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Allentown, $0.95.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, RCN offers download speeds up to 330 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 18102 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Allentown's providers, 540 Mbps.

Check availability

or call us today: (844) 451-2720

Call us: (844) 512-2720

Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 18102 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 18102 and the greater Allentown area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Allentown at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Allentown at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 18102 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 18102 frequently asked questions

Blue Ridge Communications is the fastest internet provider in the 18102 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 18102. The next fastest internet provider in the 18102 ZIP code is Verizon, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 92% of the area.

RCN offers the cheapest internet in the 18102 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Allentown, $40.98.

Blue Ridge Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 18102 ZIP code, covering 100% of the city. Verizon also offers fiber internet in 18102 and is available to 92% of households.

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.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.

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.