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Internet providers in 18704

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18704 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $27.99 6 - 12 MbpsDSL1.098%
Verizon $39.99 -DSL100%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 200 MbpsCable69%
Blue Ridge Communications - -Fiber-optic93%
Service Electric Broadband Cable $28.20 10 - 150 MbpsCable93%
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18704 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 18704 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 18704 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 93% of those living in the 18704 ZIP code.

There are eight internet providers serving the 18704 area, and 96.48% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 18704, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 18704

The largest internet providers serving the 18704 ZIP code are Verizon, Xfinity, and Service Electric Broadband Cable bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all in the 18704 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 69% of the area. Kingston’s third most-available internet provider, Service Electric Broadband Cable, offers cable to around 93% of residents in the 18704 ZIP code.

Verizon DSL internet

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

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to all households in the 18704 ZIP code, covering 100% 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Kingston, $39.36.

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 18704 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Kingston's providers, 80 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

69%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to most households in the 18704 ZIP code, covering 69% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 18704 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Kingston, $39.36.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Kingston, $2.46.

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 18704 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 69% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Kingston's providers, 80 Mbps.

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Service Electric Broadband Cable cable internet

Provider

Service Electric Broadband Cable

Starting price*
$28.2/mo.
Max download speed

150 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

93%

Cable from Service Electric Broadband Cable offers broadband to nearly all households in the 18704 ZIP code, covering 93% of the area.

Service Electric Broadband Cable’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 18704 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Service Electric Broadband Cable start at $28.2/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Kingston, $39.36.

Service Electric Broadband Cable customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.82 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Kingston, $2.46.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Service Electric Broadband Cable offers download speeds up to 150 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 18704 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Kingston's providers, 80 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 18704 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 18704 and the greater Kingston area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Kingston at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Kingston at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 18704 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 18704 frequently asked questions

Blue Ridge Communications is the fastest internet provider in the 18704 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 93% of households in 18704. The next fastest internet provider in the 18704 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 200 Mbps to 69% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in the 18704 ZIP with service starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Kingston, $39.36.

Blue Ridge Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 18704 ZIP code, covering 93% of the city.

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.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

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%.