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Internet providers in 17701

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Provider
Verizon $39.99 15 - 15 MbpsDSL95%
Xfinity $29.99 15 - 200 MbpsCable94%
Windstream $19.99 10 - 12 MbpsDSL2.990%
Zito Internet - -Cable6.619%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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17701 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 17701 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 17701 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 98% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 95% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Williamsport, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are seven internet providers serving the 17701 area, and 94.27% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 17701, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 200 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 17701

The largest internet providers serving the 17701 ZIP code are Verizon, Xfinity, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all in the 17701 ZIP code, covering 95% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 94% of the area. Williamsport’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 17701 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 17701 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Williamsport, $38.33.

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 Williamsport, $2.74.

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 17701 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Williamsport's providers, 45 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

200 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

94%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in the 17701 ZIP code, covering 94% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 17701 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 Williamsport, $38.33.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Williamsport, $2.74.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 17701 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Williamsport's providers, 45 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 17701 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 17701 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 Williamsport, $38.33.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Williamsport, $2.74.

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 17701 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Williamsport's providers, 45 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 17701 frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in the 17701 ZIP code with download speeds up to 200 Mbps. These speeds are available to 94% of households in 17701. The next fastest internet provider in the 17701 ZIP code is Zito Internet, offering download speeds up to 200 Mbps to 6.619% of the area.

Windstream offers the cheapest internet in the 17701 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Williamsport, $38.33.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

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.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

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.