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Internet providers in 02878

Find internet providers serving the 02878 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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02878 internet providers

Provider
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsDSL97%
Cox $29.99 25 - 1,000 MbpsCable99%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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02878 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 02878 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 02878 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Tiverton, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the 02878 area, and 96.38% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among four internet providers in 02878, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Tiverton

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Verizon 2 Mbps 0 Mbps DSL
Cox 126 Mbps 12 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 02878

The largest internet providers serving the 02878 ZIP code are Verizon, Cox, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all in the 02878 ZIP code, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Cox, which covers 99% of the area. Tiverton’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 02878 ZIP code.

Verizon DSL internet

Provider
Verizon
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in the 02878 ZIP code, covering 97% 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 $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Tiverton, $53.74.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Tiverton, $0.59.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in 02878 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Tiverton's providers, 91 Mbps.

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Cox cable internet

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

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Cox offers broadband to all households in the 02878 ZIP code, covering 99% of the area.

Cox’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 02878 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 Tiverton, $53.74.

Cox customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Tiverton, $0.59.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Cox offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in 02878 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Tiverton's providers, 91 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 02878 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 02878 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Tiverton, $53.74.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Tiverton, $0.59.

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 02878 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Tiverton's providers, 91 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 02878 frequently asked questions

Cox is the fastest internet provider in the 02878 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in 02878. The next fastest internet provider in the 02878 ZIP code is Verizon, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 97% of the area.

Cox offers the cheapest internet in the 02878 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Tiverton, $53.74.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.

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.

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.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.