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Internet providers in 17044

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17044 internet providers

Provider
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsDSL98%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable73%
Optimum $40.00 300 - 1,000 MbpsCable16%
Nittany Media - -Fiber-optic20%
Nittany Media - -Cable17%
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17044 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 17044 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 17044 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 99% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Lewistown, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are seven internet providers serving the 17044 area, and 83.81% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 17044, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Lewistown

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 130 Mbps 16 Mbps Cable
Verizon 21 Mbps 5 Mbps DSL
HughesNet 28 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in 17044

The largest internet providers serving the 17044 ZIP code are Verizon, Xfinity, and Optimum bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all in the 17044 ZIP code, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 73% of the area. Lewistown’s third most-available internet provider, Optimum, offers cable to around 16% of residents in the 17044 ZIP code.

Verizon DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in the 17044 ZIP code, covering 98% 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 $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Lewistown, $46.65.

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 Lewistown, $0.34.

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 17044 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lewistown's providers, 130 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

73%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to most households in the 17044 ZIP code, covering 73% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 17044 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 Lewistown, $46.65.

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 Lewistown, $0.34.

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 17044 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 73% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lewistown's providers, 130 Mbps.

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Optimum cable internet

Provider
Optimum
Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

16%

Cable from Optimum offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 17044 ZIP code, covering 16% of the area.

Optimum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 17044 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Optimum start at $40/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Lewistown, $46.65.

Optimum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.13 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lewistown, $0.34.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Optimum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in 17044 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 16% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lewistown's providers, 130 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 17044 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 17044 and the greater Lewistown area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Lewistown at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Lewistown at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 17044 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Lewistown may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $64.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Lewistown DSL, cable, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 17044 frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in the 17044 ZIP code with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 73% of households in 17044. The next fastest internet provider in the 17044 ZIP code is Optimum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 16% of the area.

Getwireless.net offers the cheapest internet in the 17044 ZIP with service starting at $24.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Lewistown, $46.65.

Nittany Media is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 17044 ZIP code, covering 20% of the city.

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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.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.