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Internet providers in Monessen, PA

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Monessen, PA internet providers

Provider
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsDSL91%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable100%
Telephone Operating Company of Vermont $39.95 -Cable20%
Telephone Operating Company of Vermont $39.95 -DSL20%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Monessen internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Monessen 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 Monessen area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Monessen residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 92% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Monessen, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the Monessen area, and 92.24% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Monessen's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 10,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Monessen

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Viasat 12 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
Xfinity 180 Mbps 22 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Monessen

The largest internet providers in Monessen are Verizon, Xfinity, and Telephone Operating Company of Vermont bringing DSL and cable options to Monessen.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Monessen residents, covering 91% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 100% of the area. Monessen’s third most-available internet provider, Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, offers cable to around 20% of Monessen residents.

Verizon DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

91%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Monessen covering 91% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Monessen 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 Monessen, $50.98.

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 Monessen, $0.53.

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 Monessen. These download speeds are available to 91% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Monessen's providers, 63 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 Monessen covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Monessen 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 Monessen, $50.98.

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 Monessen, $0.53.

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 Monessen. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Monessen's providers, 63 Mbps.

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Telephone Operating Company of Vermont cable internet

Provider

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont

Starting price*
$39.95/mo.
Max download speed

10,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

20%

Cable from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers broadband to some, but not many households in Monessen covering 20% of the area.

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Monessen residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Telephone Operating Company of Vermont start at $39.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Monessen, $50.98.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers download speeds up to 10,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in Monessen. These download speeds are available to 20% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Monessen's providers, 63 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont is the fastest internet provider in Monessen with download speeds up to 10,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 20% of households in Monessen. The next fastest internet provider in Monessen is Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, offering download speeds up to 10,000 Mbps to 20% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Monessen with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Monessen, $50.98.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.

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.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.