Internet providers in Dickson City, PA

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At 100%, broadband coverage in Dickson City 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 Dickson City area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Dickson City residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Dickson City, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the Dickson City area, and 98.78% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Dickson City's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 200 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Dickson City

The largest internet providers in Dickson City are Verizon, Xfinity, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Dickson City.

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

Verizon DSL internet

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

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to all households in Dickson City covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Dickson City 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 lower than the average starting price for internet in Dickson City, $44.99.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, significantly lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Dickson City, $4.09.

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 Dickson City. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Dickson City's providers, 63 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

200 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Dickson City 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 Dickson City, $44.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Dickson City, $4.09.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Dickson City. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Dickson City's providers, 63 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Dickson City covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Dickson City 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Dickson City, $44.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Dickson City, $4.09.

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 Dickson City. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Dickson City's providers, 63 Mbps.

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Dickson City, PA internet providers

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Provider
Verizon $39.99/mo. 15 - 15 MbpsDSL99%
Xfinity $29.99/mo. 15 - 200 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
ICON Technologies Inc. - -Wireless2.000%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Dickson City with download speeds up to 200 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Dickson City. The next fastest internet provider in Dickson City is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Dickson City with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Dickson City, $44.99.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

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.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.