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Internet providers in 05401

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05401 internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable100%
Telephone Operating Company of Vermont $39.95 -DSL100%
Burlington Telecom $40.00 5 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic100%
FirstLight Fiber - -DSL16%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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05401 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 05401 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Vermont - 99%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 05401 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. Cable is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 95% of those living in the 05401 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 05401 area, and 100.00% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 05401, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 10,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Burlington

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Burlington Telecom 149 Mbps 135 Mbps Fiber-optic
FirstLight Fiber 280 Mbps 143 Mbps DSL
Telephone Operating Company of Vermont 10 Mbps 1 Mbps DSL
Xfinity 127 Mbps 14 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 05401

The largest internet providers serving the 05401 ZIP code are Xfinity, Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, and Burlington Telecom bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to the area.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all in the 05401 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, which covers 100% of the area. Burlington’s third most-available internet provider, Burlington Telecom, offers fiber-optic to around 100% of residents in the 05401 ZIP code.

Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in the 05401 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 05401 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Burlington, $48.98.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Burlington, $2.13.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 05401 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Burlington's providers, 309 Mbps.

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Telephone Operating Company of Vermont DSL internet

Provider

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont

Starting price*
$39.95/mo.
Max download speed

10,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers broadband to all households in the 05401 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

DSL internet from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont 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 Telephone Operating Company of Vermont start at $39.95/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Burlington, $48.98.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers download speeds up to 10,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 05401 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Burlington's providers, 309 Mbps.

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Burlington Telecom fiber-optic internet

Provider

Burlington Telecom

Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Fiber-optic from Burlington Telecom offers broadband to all households in the 05401 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Burlington Telecom is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 05401 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Burlington Telecom start at $40/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Burlington, $48.98.

Burlington Telecom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 5 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $8.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Burlington, $2.13.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Burlington Telecom offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 05401 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Burlington's providers, 309 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 05401 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 05401 and the greater Burlington area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Burlington at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Burlington at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 05401 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 05401 frequently asked questions

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont is the fastest internet provider in the 05401 ZIP code with download speeds up to 10,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 05401. The next fastest internet provider in the 05401 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 05401 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Burlington, $48.98.

Burlington Telecom is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 05401 ZIP code, 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.

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.

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.