Internet providers in 16502

Find internet providers serving the 16502 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

Shop local providers
Erie City Map

Internet providers in your area

16502 internet providers

Provider
Verizon $39.99 -DSL99%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 5 MbpsSatellite100%
Shop providers Need help? Call: (844) 512-2720

16502 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 16502 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 16502 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Erie, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the 16502 area, and 98.73% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among four internet providers in 16502, prices start at $44.99 and available download speeds reach up to 100 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 16502

The largest internet providers serving the 16502 ZIP code are Verizon, Spectrum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all in the 16502 ZIP code, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. Erie’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 16502 ZIP code.

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 the 16502 ZIP code, covering 99% 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 $39.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Erie, $48.74.

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 16502 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Erie's providers, 43 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in the 16502 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 16502 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Erie, $48.74.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.22 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Erie, $0.62.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 16502 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Erie's providers, 43 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

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 the 16502 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 16502 ZIP 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 Erie, $48.74.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Erie, $0.62.

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 16502 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Erie's providers, 43 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

Internet providers in 16502 frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 16502 ZIP code with download speeds up to 100 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 16502. The next fastest internet provider in the 16502 ZIP code is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Verizon offers the cheapest internet in the 16502 ZIP with service starting at $39.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Erie, $48.74.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.