Internet providers in Pottstown, PA

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Pottstown internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Pottstown 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 Pottstown area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Pottstown residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 10% of those living in Pottstown.

There are seven internet providers serving the Pottstown area, and 99.81% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Pottstown's seven internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Pottstown

The largest internet providers in Pottstown are Verizon and Xfinity bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to Pottstown.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Pottstown residents, covering 99% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from Verizon, which covers 10% of the area. Pottstown’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 100% of Pottstown 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 Pottstown covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Pottstown 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 Pottstown, $41.99.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pottstown, $3.00.

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 Pottstown. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Pottstown's providers, 283 Mbps.

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Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

10%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to a limited number of households in Pottstown covering 10% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Verizon is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Pottstown than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $39.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Pottstown, $41.99.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pottstown, $3.00.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 880 Mbps in Pottstown. These download speeds are available to 10% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Pottstown's providers, 283 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

400 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Pottstown 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 Pottstown, $41.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pottstown, $3.00.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 400 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Pottstown. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Pottstown's providers, 283 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Pottstown, PA internet providers

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Provider
Verizon $39.99/mo. 200 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic10%
Verizon $39.99/mo. 15 - 15 MbpsDSL99%
Xfinity $29.99/mo. 15 - 400 MbpsCable100%
Windstream $29.99/mo. 10 - 25 MbpsDSL10%
Pivotal Global Capacity, LLC - -DSL3.605%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Verizon is the fastest internet provider in Pottstown with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 10% of households in Pottstown. The next fastest internet provider in Pottstown is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 400 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Pottstown with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Pottstown, $41.99.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Pottstown, covering 10% of the city.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.

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.