Internet providers in Plains, PA

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Plains, PA internet providers

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Provider
Verizon $39.99 -DSL98%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 200 MbpsCable100%
Blue Ridge Communications - -Fiber-optic100%
Service Electric Broadband Cable $28.20 10 - 150 MbpsCable100%
Blue Ridge Communications - -Cable100%
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Plains internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Plains 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 Plains area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Plains residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 98% of those living in Plains.

There are six internet providers serving the Plains area, and 100% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Plains's six internet providers, prices start at $28.2 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Plains

The largest internet providers in Plains are Verizon, Xfinity, and Service Electric Broadband Cable bringing DSL and cable options to Plains.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Plains residents, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 100% of the area. Plains’s third most-available internet provider, Service Electric Broadband Cable, offers cable to around 100% of Plains residents.

Verizon DSL internet

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

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Plains covering 98% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Plains 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 Plains, $41.63.

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 Plains. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Plains's providers, 97 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

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Plains covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Plains 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 Plains, $41.63.

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 Plains, $2.31.

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 Plains. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Plains's providers, 97 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

100%

Cable from Service Electric Broadband Cable offers broadband to all households in Plains covering 100% of the area.

Service Electric Broadband Cable’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Plains 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 Plains, $41.63.

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 Plains, $2.31.

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 Plains. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Plains's providers, 97 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Blue Ridge Communications is the fastest internet provider in Plains with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Plains. The next fastest internet provider in Plains is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 200 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Service Electric Broadband Cable offers the cheapest internet in Plains with plans starting at $28.2/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Plains, $41.63.

Blue Ridge Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Plains, covering 100% of the city.

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Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.

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.