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Internet providers in Northumberland, PA

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Northumberland, PA internet providers

Provider
Verizon $39.99 -DSL99%
Service Electric Cablevision $49.95 10 - 200 MbpsCable96%
Blue Ridge Communications - -Fiber-optic94%
Blue Ridge Communications - -Cable94%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Northumberland internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Northumberland 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 Northumberland area will have access to DSL, which covers 99% of Northumberland residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 94% of those living in Northumberland.

There are six internet providers serving the Northumberland area, and 96.42% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Northumberland's six internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Northumberland

The largest internet providers in Northumberland are Verizon, Service Electric Cablevision, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Northumberland.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Northumberland residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Service Electric Cablevision, which covers 96% of the area. Northumberland’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Northumberland 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 Northumberland covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Northumberland 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 Northumberland, $45.98.

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 Northumberland. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Northumberland's providers, 61 Mbps.

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Service Electric Cablevision cable internet

Provider

Service Electric Cablevision

Starting price*
$49.95/mo.
Max download speed

200 Mbps

Max upload speed

15 Mbps

Average availability

96%

Cable from Service Electric Cablevision offers broadband to nearly all households in Northumberland covering 96% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Service Electric Cablevision start at $49.95/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Northumberland, $45.98.

Service Electric Cablevision customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Northumberland, $3.54.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Service Electric Cablevision offers download speeds up to 200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 15 Mbps in Northumberland. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Northumberland's providers, 61 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Northumberland covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Northumberland where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Northumberland, $45.98.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Northumberland, $3.54.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Northumberland. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Northumberland's providers, 61 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Blue Ridge Communications is the fastest internet provider in Northumberland with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 94% of households in Northumberland. The next fastest internet provider in Northumberland is Service Electric Cablevision, offering download speeds up to 200 Mbps to 96% of the area.

Limitless Mobile offers the cheapest internet in Northumberland with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Northumberland, $45.98.

Blue Ridge Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Northumberland, covering 94% of the city.

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.

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.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.