Internet providers in 02825

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02825 internet providers

Provider
Verizon $39.99 -Fiber-optic98%
Verizon $39.99 -DSL50%
Cox $29.99 10 - 300 MbpsCable60%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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02825 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 02825 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Rhode Island - 100%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 02825 ZIP will have access to fiber-optic, which covers 98% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 60% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 50% of those living in the 02825 ZIP code.

There are four internet providers serving the 02825 area, and 59.21% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among four internet providers in 02825, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 02825

The largest internet providers serving the 02825 ZIP code are Verizon and Cox bringing fiber-optic, DSL, and cable options to the area.

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all in the 02825 ZIP code, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 50% of the area. Foster’s third most-available internet provider, Cox, offers cable to around 60% of residents in the 02825 ZIP code.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

150 Mbps

Max upload speed

150 Mbps

Average availability

98%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in the 02825 ZIP code, covering 98% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Verizon is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 02825 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $39.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Foster, $44.99.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 150 Mbps and upload speeds up to 150 Mbps in 02825 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Foster's providers, 117 Mbps.

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Verizon DSL internet

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

5 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

50%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to about half of households in the 02825 ZIP code, covering 50% 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 Foster, $44.99.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 5 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.768 Mbps in 02825 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 50% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Foster's providers, 117 Mbps.

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Cox cable internet

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

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

60%

Cable from Cox offers broadband to most households in the 02825 ZIP code, covering 60% of the area.

Cox’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 02825 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Cox start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Foster, $44.99.

Cox customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Foster, $2.81.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Cox offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in 02825 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 60% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Foster's providers, 117 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 02825 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 02825 and the greater Foster area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Foster at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Foster at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 02825 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 02825 frequently asked questions

Cox is the fastest internet provider in the 02825 ZIP code with download speeds up to 300 Mbps. These speeds are available to 60% of households in 02825. The next fastest internet provider in the 02825 ZIP code is Verizon, offering download speeds up to 150 Mbps to 98% of the area.

Cox offers the cheapest internet in the 02825 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Foster, $44.99.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 02825 ZIP code, covering 98% of the city.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.

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.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.