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Provider
Verizon $39.99 15 - 15 MbpsDSL100%
Blue Ridge Communications $34.95 50 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic100%
RCN $19.99 25 - 330 MbpsCable100%
Service Electric - -Cable100%
Blue Ridge Communications $34.95 50 - 50 MbpsCable100%
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Wilson internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Wilson 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 Wilson area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Wilson 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 Wilson.

There are six internet providers serving the Wilson area, and 99.91% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Wilson's six internet providers, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Wilson

The largest internet providers in Wilson are Verizon, RCN, and Blue Ridge Communications bringing DSL and cable options to Wilson.

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

Verizon DSL internet

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

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to all households in Wilson covering 100% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Wilson 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 Wilson, $40.98.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Wilson, $1.02.

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 Wilson. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Wilson's providers, 352 Mbps.

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RCN cable internet

Provider

RCN

Starting price*
$19.99/mo.
Max download speed

330 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from RCN offers broadband to all households in Wilson covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for RCN start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Wilson, $40.98.

RCN customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.80 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Wilson, $1.02.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, RCN offers download speeds up to 330 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Wilson. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Wilson's providers, 352 Mbps.

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Blue Ridge Communications cable internet

Provider

Blue Ridge Communications

Starting price*
$34.95/mo.
Max download speed

50 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

Blue Ridge Communications’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Wilson 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 lower than the average starting price for internet in Wilson, $40.98.

Blue Ridge Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.70 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Wilson, $1.02.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Blue Ridge Communications offers download speeds up to 50 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in Wilson. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Wilson's providers, 352 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Blue Ridge Communications is the fastest internet provider in Wilson with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Wilson. The next fastest internet provider in Wilson is RCN, offering download speeds up to 330 Mbps to 100% of the area.

RCN offers the cheapest internet in Wilson with plans starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Wilson, $40.98.

Blue Ridge Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Wilson, covering 100% of the city. RCN also offers fiber internet in Wilson and is available to 8.446% of households.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.