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Internet providers in Folsom, PA

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Folsom, PA internet providers

Provider
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic100%
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsDSL38%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable100%
Astound $25.99 300 - 1,200 MbpsCable100%
Astound $25.99 300 - 1,200 MbpsFiber-optic9.390%
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Folsom internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Folsom 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 Folsom area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Folsom residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 79% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 38% of those living in Folsom.

There are five internet providers serving the Folsom area, and 99.97% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Folsom's five internet providers, prices start at $25.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Folsom

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Verizon 126 Mbps 45 Mbps Fiber-optic
Xfinity 149 Mbps 14 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Folsom

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

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Folsom residents, covering 100% of households. Some will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 38% of the area. Folsom’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 100% of Folsom residents.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

Provider
Verizon
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to all households in Folsom covering 100% 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 Folsom than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Folsom, $48.19.

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 Folsom, $0.19.

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 Folsom. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Folsom's providers, 677 Mbps.

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Verizon DSL internet

Provider
Verizon
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

38%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to some, but not many households in Folsom covering 38% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Folsom 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 Folsom, $48.19.

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 Folsom, $0.19.

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 Folsom. These download speeds are available to 38% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Folsom's providers, 677 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Folsom 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 Folsom, $48.19.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Folsom, $0.19.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Folsom. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Folsom's providers, 677 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Folsom with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Folsom. The next fastest internet provider in Folsom is Astound, offering download speeds up to 1,200 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Astound offers the cheapest internet in Folsom with plans starting at $25.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Folsom, $48.19.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Folsom, covering 100% of the city. Astound also offers fiber internet in Folsom and is available to 9.390% of households.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.

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.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.