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Internet providers in 17801

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17801 internet providers

Provider
Verizon $39.99 -DSL95%
Service Electric Cablevision $49.95 10 - 200 MbpsCable97%
Blue Ridge Communications - -Fiber-optic93%
Blue Ridge Communications - -Cable93%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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17801 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 17801 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 17801 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 97% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 95% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 93% of those living in the 17801 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 17801 area, and 96.95% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 17801, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 17801

The largest internet providers serving the 17801 ZIP code are Verizon, Service Electric Cablevision, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all in the 17801 ZIP code, covering 95% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Service Electric Cablevision, which covers 97% of the area. Sunbury’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 17801 ZIP code.

Verizon DSL internet

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

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

95%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in the 17801 ZIP code, covering 95% 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 $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 17801 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Sunbury's providers, 61 Mbps.

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Service Electric Cablevision cable internet

Provider

Service Electric Cablevision

Starting price*
$49.95/mo.
Max download speed

200 Mbps

Max upload speed

15 Mbps

Average availability

97%

Cable from Service Electric Cablevision offers broadband to nearly all households in the 17801 ZIP code, covering 97% of the area.

Service Electric Cablevision’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 17801 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 17801 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Sunbury's providers, 61 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 17801 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 17801 ZIP 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 17801 ZIP code. 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.

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Internet providers in 17801 frequently asked questions

Blue Ridge Communications is the fastest internet provider in the 17801 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 93% of households in 17801. The next fastest internet provider in the 17801 ZIP code is Service Electric Cablevision, offering download speeds up to 200 Mbps to 97% of the area.

Limitless Mobile offers the cheapest internet in the 17801 ZIP with service 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 serving the 17801 ZIP code, covering 93% of the city.

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.

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.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.