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Internet providers in 16602

Find internet providers serving the 16602 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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16602 internet providers

Provider
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsDSL98%
Atlantic Broadband $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable99%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
Getwireless.net $24.95 -Wireless95%
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16602 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 16602 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 16602 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 99% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 18% of those living in the 16602 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 16602 area, and 97.79% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 16602, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Altoona

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
HughesNet 4 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
Atlantic Broadband 170 Mbps 32 Mbps Cable
Verizon 20 Mbps 4 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 16602

The largest internet providers serving the 16602 ZIP code are Verizon, Atlantic Broadband, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all in the 16602 ZIP code, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Atlantic Broadband, which covers 99% of the area. Altoona’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 16602 ZIP code.

Verizon DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in the 16602 ZIP code, covering 98% 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 $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Altoona, $45.98.

Verizon 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 Altoona, $0.42.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in 16602 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Altoona's providers, 43 Mbps.

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Atlantic Broadband cable internet

Provider

Atlantic Broadband

Starting price*
$19.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Atlantic Broadband offers broadband to all households in the 16602 ZIP code, covering 99% of the area.

Atlantic Broadband’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 16602 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Atlantic Broadband start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Altoona, $45.98.

Atlantic Broadband customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 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 Altoona, $0.42.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Atlantic Broadband offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 16602 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Altoona's providers, 43 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 the 16602 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 16602 ZIP 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 significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Altoona, $45.98.

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 Altoona, $0.42.

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 16602 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Altoona's providers, 43 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 16602 frequently asked questions

Atlantic Broadband is the fastest internet provider in the 16602 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in 16602. The next fastest internet provider in the 16602 ZIP code is Verizon, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 98% of the area.

Atlantic Broadband offers the cheapest internet in the 16602 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Altoona, $45.98.

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.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.

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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.