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|Service Electric Cablevision||$49.95||10 - 200 Mbps||Cable||94%|
|Blue Ridge Communications||-||-||Fiber-optic||92%|
|Blue Ridge Communications||-||-||Cable||92%|
|HughesNet||$59.99||25 - 25 Mbps||Satellite||100%|
|Viasat||$50.00||12 - 12 Mbps||Satellite||100%|
|Limitless Mobile||$29.99||5 - 8 Mbps||Wireless||99%|
*Pricing per month plus taxes for length of contract. Additional fees and terms may apply. Pricing varies by location and availability. All prices subject to change at any time. May or may not be available based on service address. As of Feb 22, 2021.Need help?
Provider: Blue Ridge Communications
people have access to broadband internet of any type
1 provider - 99.42%
2 providers - 94.18%
3 providers - 91.10%
4+ providers - 0%
Cable - 94%
DSL - 99%
Fiber - 92%
At 99%, broadband coverage in Sunbury 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 Sunbury area will have access to DSL, which covers 99% of Sunbury residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 94% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 92% of those living in Sunbury.
There are six internet providers serving the Sunbury area, and 94.18% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Sunbury's six internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.
The largest internet providers in Sunbury are Verizon, Service Electric Cablevision, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Sunbury.
DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Sunbury residents, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Service Electric Cablevision, which covers 94% of the area. Sunbury’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Sunbury residents.
DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Sunbury covering 98% of the area.
DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Sunbury 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 Sunbury, $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 Sunbury. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Sunbury's providers, 61 Mbps.
Cable from Service Electric Cablevision offers broadband to nearly all households in Sunbury covering 94% of the area.
Service Electric Cablevision’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Sunbury 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 Sunbury, $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 Sunbury, $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 Sunbury. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Sunbury's providers, 61 Mbps.
Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Sunbury covering 100% of the area.
HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Sunbury 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 Sunbury, $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 Sunbury, $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 Sunbury. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Sunbury's providers, 61 Mbps.
Blue Ridge Communications is the fastest internet provider in Sunbury with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 92% of households in Sunbury. The next fastest internet provider in Sunbury is Service Electric Cablevision, offering download speeds up to 200 Mbps to 94% of the area.
Limitless Mobile offers the cheapest internet in Sunbury with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Sunbury, $45.98.
Blue Ridge Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Sunbury, covering 92% of the city.
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.
Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.
Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.