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Internet providers in Prospect Park, PA

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Prospect Park, PA internet providers

Provider
Verizon $39.99 -Fiber-optic15%
Verizon $39.99 -DSL90%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 400 MbpsCable94%
Windstream $19.99 15 - 50 MbpsDSL5.556%
Windstream $25.00 15 - 10 MbpsCable1.048%
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Prospect Park internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Prospect Park 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 Prospect Park area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Prospect Park residents. DSL 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 19% of those living in Prospect Park.

There are seven internet providers serving the Prospect Park area, and 99.65% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Prospect Park's seven internet providers, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Prospect Park

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

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Prospect Park residents, covering 90% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from Verizon, which covers 15% of the area. Prospect Park’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 94% of Prospect Park residents.

Verizon DSL internet

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

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

90%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Prospect Park covering 90% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Prospect Park 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 Prospect Park, $37.13.

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 Prospect Park. These download speeds are available to 90% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Prospect Park's providers, 450 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

15%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to a limited number of households in Prospect Park covering 15% 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 Prospect Park 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 Prospect Park, $37.13.

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 Prospect Park. These download speeds are available to 15% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Prospect Park's providers, 450 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

94%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Prospect Park covering 94% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Prospect Park, $37.13.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Prospect Park, $1.16.

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 Prospect Park. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Prospect Park's providers, 450 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

RCN is the fastest internet provider in Prospect Park with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 94% of households in Prospect Park. The next fastest internet provider in Prospect Park is RCN, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 4.542% of the area.

RCN offers the cheapest internet in Prospect Park with plans starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Prospect Park, $37.13.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Prospect Park, covering 15% of the city. RCN also offers fiber internet in Prospect Park and is available to 4.542% of households.

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.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

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.