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Internet providers in Collingdale, PA

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Collingdale, PA internet providers

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Provider
Verizon $39.99 200 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic99%
Verizon $39.99 15 - 15 MbpsDSL81%
Xfinity $29.99 15 - 400 MbpsCable100%
RCN $19.99 25 - 1,000 MbpsCable100%
RCN $19.99 25 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic5.038%
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Collingdale internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Collingdale 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 Collingdale area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Collingdale residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 81% of those living in Collingdale.

There are five internet providers serving the Collingdale area, and 99.68% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Collingdale's five internet providers, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Collingdale

The largest internet providers in Collingdale are Verizon and Xfinity bringing fiber-optic, DSL, and cable options to Collingdale.

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Collingdale residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 81% of the area. Collingdale’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 100% of Collingdale residents.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to all households in Collingdale covering 99% 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 Collingdale 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 Collingdale, $39.99.

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 Collingdale, $1.54.

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 Collingdale. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Collingdale's providers, 678 Mbps.

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Verizon DSL internet

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

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

81%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Collingdale covering 81% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Collingdale 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 Collingdale, $39.99.

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 Collingdale, $1.54.

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 Collingdale. These download speeds are available to 81% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Collingdale's providers, 678 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

400 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Collingdale covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Collingdale, $39.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Collingdale, $1.54.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 400 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Collingdale. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Collingdale's providers, 678 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

RCN is the fastest internet provider in Collingdale with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Collingdale. The next fastest internet provider in Collingdale is RCN, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 5.038% of the area.

RCN offers the cheapest internet in Collingdale with plans starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Collingdale, $39.99.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Collingdale, covering 99% of the city. RCN also offers fiber internet in Collingdale and is available to 5.038% of households.

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.

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.

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%.