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Internet providers in Tunkhannock, PA

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Tunkhannock, PA internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL96%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable4.018%
Blue Ridge Communications $34.95 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable100%
Blue Ridge Communications $34.95 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic100%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Tunkhannock internet service at a glance

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

There are six internet providers serving the Tunkhannock area, and 96.21% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Tunkhannock's six internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Tunkhannock

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Frontier 685 Mbps 574 Mbps DSL
Xfinity 173 Mbps 16 Mbps Cable
Viasat 45 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
HughesNet 18 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in Tunkhannock

The largest internet providers in Tunkhannock are Frontier and Blue Ridge Communications bringing DSL, cable, and fiber-optic options to Tunkhannock.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all Tunkhannock residents, covering 96% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Blue Ridge Communications, which covers 100% of the area. Tunkhannock’s third most-available internet provider, Blue Ridge Communications, offers fiber-optic to around 100% of Tunkhannock residents.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$54.99/mo.
Max download speed

Varies

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

96%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in Tunkhannock covering 96% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in Tunkhannock 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 Frontier start at $54.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Tunkhannock, $50.65.

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Blue Ridge Communications cable internet

Provider

Blue Ridge Communications

Starting price*
$34.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Blue Ridge Communications offers broadband to all households in Tunkhannock covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Blue Ridge Communications start at $34.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Tunkhannock, $50.65.

Blue Ridge Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.35 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Tunkhannock, $0.87.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Blue Ridge Communications offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Tunkhannock. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Tunkhannock's providers, 270 Mbps.

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Blue Ridge Communications fiber-optic internet

Provider

Blue Ridge Communications

Starting price*
$34.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Fiber-optic from Blue Ridge Communications offers broadband to all households in Tunkhannock covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Blue Ridge Communications start at $34.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Tunkhannock, $50.65.

Blue Ridge Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.35 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Tunkhannock, $0.87.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Blue Ridge Communications offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Tunkhannock. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Tunkhannock's providers, 270 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Tunkhannock and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Tunkhannock at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Tunkhannock at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Tunkhannock residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Tunkhannock may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $64.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Tunkhannock cable, fiber-optic, and DSL internet providers.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Tunkhannock with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 4.018% of households in Tunkhannock. The next fastest internet provider in Tunkhannock is Blue Ridge Communications, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Tunkhannock with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Tunkhannock, $50.65.

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

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.

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.