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Internet providers in Forest Hills, PA

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Forest Hills, PA internet providers

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Verizon $39.99 200 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic100%
Verizon $39.99 15 - 15 MbpsDSL67%
Xfinity $29.99 15 - 200 MbpsCable100%
GTT Communications - -DSL5.115%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Forest Hills internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Forest Hills 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 Forest Hills area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Forest Hills residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 67% of those living in Forest Hills.

There are five internet providers serving the Forest Hills area, and 99.49% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Forest Hills's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Forest Hills

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

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Forest Hills residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 67% of the area. Forest Hills’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 100% of Forest Hills residents.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to all households in Forest Hills 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 Forest Hills than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $39.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Forest Hills, $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, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Forest Hills, $2.14.

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 Forest Hills. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Forest Hills's providers, 298 Mbps.

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Verizon DSL internet

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

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

67%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to most households in Forest Hills covering 67% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Forest Hills 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 Forest Hills, $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, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Forest Hills, $2.14.

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 Forest Hills. These download speeds are available to 67% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Forest Hills's providers, 298 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 Forest Hills covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Forest Hills 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 Forest Hills, $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, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Forest Hills, $2.14.

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 Forest Hills. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Forest Hills's providers, 298 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Forest Hills and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Forest Hills at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Forest Hills at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Forest Hills residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Verizon is the fastest internet provider in Forest Hills with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Forest Hills. The next fastest internet provider in Forest Hills is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 200 Mbps to 100% of the area.

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

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Forest Hills, covering 100% of the city.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

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.

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.