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Verizon $39.99 15 - 15 MbpsDSL99%
Blue Ridge Communications $34.95 50 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic100%
Blue Ridge Communications $34.95 50 - 100 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Jim Thorpe internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Jim Thorpe 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 Jim Thorpe area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Jim Thorpe 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 99% of those living in Jim Thorpe.

There are four internet providers serving the Jim Thorpe area, and 99.04% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Jim Thorpe's four internet providers, prices start at $34.95 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Jim Thorpe

The largest internet providers in Jim Thorpe are Verizon and Blue Ridge Communications bringing DSL, cable, and fiber-optic options to Jim Thorpe.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Jim Thorpe residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Blue Ridge Communications, which covers 100% of the area. Jim Thorpe’s third most-available internet provider, Blue Ridge Communications, offers fiber-optic to around 100% of Jim Thorpe 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 Jim Thorpe covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Jim Thorpe 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 Jim Thorpe, $46.23.

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 Jim Thorpe, $1.22.

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 Jim Thorpe. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Jim Thorpe's providers, 288 Mbps.

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Blue Ridge Communications cable internet

Provider

Blue Ridge Communications

Starting price*
$34.95/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Blue Ridge Communications offers broadband to all households in Jim Thorpe covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Blue Ridge Communications start at $34.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Jim Thorpe, $46.23.

Blue Ridge Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.70 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Jim Thorpe, $1.22.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Blue Ridge Communications offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Jim Thorpe. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Jim Thorpe's providers, 288 Mbps.

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Blue Ridge Communications fiber-optic internet

Provider

Blue Ridge Communications

Starting price*
$34.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Fiber-optic from Blue Ridge Communications offers broadband to all households in Jim Thorpe covering 100% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Blue Ridge Communications is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Jim Thorpe than other internet types.

Internet prices for Blue Ridge Communications start at $34.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Jim Thorpe, $46.23.

Blue Ridge Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.70 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Jim Thorpe, $1.22.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Blue Ridge Communications offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Jim Thorpe. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Jim Thorpe's providers, 288 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Blue Ridge Communications is the fastest internet provider in Jim Thorpe with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Jim Thorpe. The next fastest internet provider in Jim Thorpe is Blue Ridge Communications, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Blue Ridge Communications offers the cheapest internet in Jim Thorpe with plans starting at $34.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Jim Thorpe, $46.23.

Blue Ridge Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Jim Thorpe, covering 100% of the city.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

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.

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%.