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17821 internet providers

Provider
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsDSL98%
Windstream $19.99 200 - 2,000 MbpsDSL3.780%
Service Electric Cablevision - 50 - 1,500 MbpsCable84%
Blue Ridge Communications $34.95 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable79%
Blue Ridge Communications $34.95 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic79%
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17821 internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in the 17821 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 17821 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 88% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 84% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 79% of those living in the 17821 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 17821 area, and 84.10% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 17821, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 2,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Danville

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Windstream 145 Mbps 114 Mbps DSL
Verizon 68 Mbps 11 Mbps DSL
HughesNet 31 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in 17821

The largest internet providers serving the 17821 ZIP code are Verizon and Blue Ridge Communications bringing DSL, cable, and fiber-optic options to the area.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all in the 17821 ZIP code, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Blue Ridge Communications, which covers 79% of the area. Danville’s third most-available internet provider, Blue Ridge Communications, offers fiber-optic to around 79% of residents in the 17821 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 17821 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 Danville, $49.98.

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 Danville, $0.40.

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 17821 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Danville's providers, 202 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

79%

Cable from Blue Ridge Communications offers broadband to most households in the 17821 ZIP code, covering 79% of the area.

Blue Ridge Communications’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 17821 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 Danville, $49.98.

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, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Danville, $0.40.

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 17821 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 79% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Danville's providers, 202 Mbps.

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Blue Ridge Communications fiber-optic internet

Provider

Blue Ridge Communications

Starting price*
$34.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

79%

Fiber-optic from Blue Ridge Communications offers broadband to most households in the 17821 ZIP code, covering 79% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Blue Ridge Communications is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 17821 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Blue Ridge Communications start at $34.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Danville, $49.98.

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, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Danville, $0.40.

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 1,000 Mbps in 17821 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 79% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Danville's providers, 202 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 17821 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 17821 and the greater Danville area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Danville at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Danville at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 17821 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Danville may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $64.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Danville DSL, cable, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 17821 frequently asked questions

Windstream is the fastest internet provider in the 17821 ZIP code with download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 3.780% of households in 17821. The next fastest internet provider in the 17821 ZIP code is Service Electric Cablevision, offering download speeds up to 1,500 Mbps to 84% of the area.

Limitless Mobile offers the cheapest internet in the 17821 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Danville, $49.98.

Blue Ridge Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 17821 ZIP code, covering 79% of the city.

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.

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.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.