Internet providers in Dunbar, PA

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At 99%, broadband coverage in Dunbar 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 Dunbar area will have access to DSL, which covers 92% of Dunbar residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 92% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Dunbar, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the Dunbar area, and 87.00% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Dunbar's six internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Dunbar

The largest internet providers in Dunbar are Verizon, Windstream, and HughesNet bringing DSL and satellite options to Dunbar.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Dunbar residents, covering 92% of households. Some will also have the option of DSL from Windstream, which covers 23% of the area. Dunbar’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Dunbar residents.

Verizon DSL internet

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

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

92%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Dunbar covering 92% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Dunbar 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 Dunbar, $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 Dunbar, $4.50.

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 Dunbar. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Dunbar's providers, 19 Mbps.

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Windstream DSL internet

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

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

1.5 Mbps

Average availability

23%

DSL from Windstream offers broadband to some, but not many households in Dunbar covering 23% of the area.

DSL internet from Windstream uses telephone lines in Dunbar 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 Windstream start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Dunbar, $44.99.

Windstream customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Dunbar, $4.50.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Windstream offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1.5 Mbps in Dunbar. These download speeds are available to 23% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Dunbar's providers, 19 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 Dunbar covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Dunbar 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 Dunbar, $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 Dunbar, $4.50.

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 Dunbar. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Dunbar's providers, 19 Mbps.

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Dunbar, PA internet providers

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Provider
Verizon $39.99/mo. 15 - 15 Mbps DSL 92%
Windstream $29.99/mo. 10 - 25 Mbps DSL 23%
Armstrong Holdings, Inc. - - Cable 92%
Acquisitions Cogeco Cable Holdings II Inc. - - Cable 1.600%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Armstrong Holdings, Inc. is the fastest internet provider in Dunbar with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 92% of households in Dunbar. The next fastest internet provider in Dunbar is Acquisitions Cogeco Cable Holdings II Inc., offering download speeds up to 120 Mbps to 1.600% of the area.

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

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%.

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.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.