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Internet providers in 05855

Find internet providers serving the 05855 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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05855 internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable96%
Telephone Operating Company of Vermont $39.95 -DSL100%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
King Street Wireless - -Wireless73%
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05855 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 05855 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 05855 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 95% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 1.850% of those living in the 05855 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 05855 area, and 95.89% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 05855, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 10,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Newport

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Telephone Operating Company of Vermont 18 Mbps 9 Mbps DSL
Xfinity 145 Mbps 19 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 05855

The largest internet providers serving the 05855 ZIP code are Xfinity, Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to the area.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all in the 05855 ZIP code, covering 96% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, which covers 100% of the area. Newport’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 05855 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

96%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in the 05855 ZIP code, covering 96% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 05855 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 Newport, $51.23.

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 Newport, $1.77.

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 05855 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Newport's providers, 83 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

5 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers broadband to all households in the 05855 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 significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Newport, $51.23.

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 5 Mbps in 05855 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Newport's providers, 83 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 05855 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 05855 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 Newport, $51.23.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Newport, $1.77.

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 05855 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Newport's providers, 83 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 05855 frequently asked questions

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont is the fastest internet provider in the 05855 ZIP code with download speeds up to 10,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 05855. The next fastest internet provider in the 05855 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps to 96% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 05855 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Newport, $51.23.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.

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.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.

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.