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Internet providers in Bangor, PA

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Bangor, PA internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL89%
Frontier $54.99 VariesWired0.976%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL1.997%
Astound $25.99 300 - 1,200 MbpsCable100%
Blue Ridge Communications $34.95 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable100%
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Bangor internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Bangor 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 Bangor area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Bangor residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 4.660% of those living in Bangor.

There are seven internet providers serving the Bangor area, and 100.00% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Bangor's seven internet providers, prices start at $NaN and available download speeds reach up to null Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Bangor

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
HughesNet 17 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
Frontier 11 Mbps 1 Mbps DSL
CenturyLink 11 Mbps 1 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Bangor

The largest internet providers in Bangor are Frontier, Astound, and Blue Ridge Communications bringing DSL and cable options to Bangor.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all Bangor residents, covering 89% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Astound, which covers 100% of the area. Bangor’s third most-available internet provider, Blue Ridge Communications, offers cable to around 100% of Bangor residents.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$54.99/mo.
Max download speed

Varies

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

89%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in Bangor covering 89% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in Bangor 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 Frontier start at $54.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Bangor, $50.15.

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Astound cable internet

Provider

Astound

Starting price*
$25.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,200 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Astound offers broadband to all households in Bangor covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Astound start at $25.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Bangor, $50.15.

Astound customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.09 per Mbps, cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Bangor, $NaN.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Astound offers download speeds up to 1,200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Bangor. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Bangor's providers, 323 Mbps.

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Blue Ridge Communications cable internet

Provider

Blue Ridge Communications

Starting price*
$34.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Blue Ridge Communications offers broadband to all households in Bangor covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Blue Ridge Communications start at $34.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Bangor, $50.15.

Blue Ridge Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.35 per Mbps, cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Bangor, $NaN.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Blue Ridge Communications offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in Bangor. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Bangor's providers, 323 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Bangor and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Bangor at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Bangor at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Bangor residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Astound is the fastest internet provider in Bangor with download speeds up to 1,200 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Bangor. The next fastest internet provider in Bangor is Astound, offering download speeds up to 1,200 Mbps to 2.841% of the area.

Astound offers the cheapest internet in Bangor with plans starting at $25.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Bangor, $50.15.

Blue Ridge Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Bangor, covering 100% of the city. Astound also offers fiber internet in Bangor and is available to 2.841% of households.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

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