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Internet providers in 18072

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18072 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL93%
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsDSL17%
Blue Ridge Communications $34.95 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable100%
Blue Ridge Communications $34.95 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic100%
Service Electric Broadband Cable $NaN [object Object] - [object Object] MbpsCable100%
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18072 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 18072 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 18072 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 15% of those living in the 18072 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 18072 area, and 99.74% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 18072, prices start at $NaN and available download speeds reach up to null Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Pen Argyl

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Verizon 29 Mbps 8 Mbps DSL
Frontier 18 Mbps 2 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 18072

The largest internet providers serving the 18072 ZIP code are Frontier, Verizon, and Blue Ridge Communications bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all in the 18072 ZIP code, covering 93% of households. Some will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 17% of the area. Pen Argyl’s third most-available internet provider, Blue Ridge Communications, offers cable to around 100% of residents in the 18072 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$54.99/mo.
Max download speed

Varies

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

93%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in the 18072 ZIP code, covering 93% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier 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 Frontier start at $54.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Pen Argyl, $50.15.

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Verizon DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

17%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 18072 ZIP code, covering 17% 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 Pen Argyl, $50.15.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pen Argyl, $NaN.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.768 Mbps in 18072 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 17% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Pen Argyl's providers, 317 Mbps.

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Blue Ridge Communications cable internet

Provider

Blue Ridge Communications

Starting price*
$34.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Blue Ridge Communications offers broadband to all households in the 18072 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Blue Ridge Communications’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 18072 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 Pen Argyl, $50.15.

Blue Ridge Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.35 per Mbps, cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pen Argyl, $NaN.

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 5 Mbps in 18072 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Pen Argyl's providers, 317 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 18072 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 18072 and the greater Pen Argyl area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Pen Argyl at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Pen Argyl at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 18072 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 18072 frequently asked questions

Astound is the fastest internet provider in the 18072 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,200 Mbps. These speeds are available to 88% of households in 18072. The next fastest internet provider in the 18072 ZIP code is Astound, offering download speeds up to 1,200 Mbps to 4.580% of the area.

Astound offers the cheapest internet in the 18072 ZIP with service starting at $25.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Pen Argyl, $50.15.

Blue Ridge Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 18072 ZIP code, covering 100% of the city. Astound also offers fiber internet in 18072 and is available to 4.580% of households.

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Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.

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