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Xfinity $29.99 15 - 200 MbpsCable98%
Consolidated Communications $25 10 - 25 MbpsDSL86%
FirstLight - -DSL42%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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05262 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 05262 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 05262 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 98% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 94% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Shaftsbury, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the 05262 area, and 91.54% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 05262, prices start at $25 and available download speeds reach up to 200 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 05262

The largest internet providers serving the 05262 ZIP code are Xfinity, Consolidated Communications, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to the area.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all in the 05262 ZIP code, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Consolidated Communications, which covers 86% of the area. Shaftsbury’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 05262 ZIP code.

Xfinity cable internet

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

200 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

98%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in the 05262 ZIP code, covering 98% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 05262 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 Shaftsbury, $42.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Shaftsbury, $3.07.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 05262 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Shaftsbury's providers, 60 Mbps.

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Consolidated Communications DSL internet

Provider

Consolidated Communications

Starting price*
$25/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

86%

DSL from Consolidated Communications offers broadband to nearly all households in the 05262 ZIP code, covering 86% of the area.

DSL internet from Consolidated Communications 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 Consolidated Communications start at $25/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Shaftsbury, $42.99.

Consolidated Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Shaftsbury, $3.07.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Consolidated Communications offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in 05262 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 86% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Shaftsbury's providers, 60 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 05262 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 05262 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Shaftsbury, $42.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Shaftsbury, $3.07.

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 05262 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Shaftsbury's providers, 60 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 05262 frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in the 05262 ZIP code with download speeds up to 200 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in 05262. The next fastest internet provider in the 05262 ZIP code is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Consolidated Communications offers the cheapest internet in the 05262 ZIP with service starting at $25/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Shaftsbury, $42.99.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.

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.

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.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.