Internet providers in 05156

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Xfinity $29.99 15 - 200 MbpsCable96%
Vermont National Telephone Company, Inc. - -Fiber-optic96%
Vermont National Telephone Company, Inc. - -DSL96%
Consolidated Communications $25 10 - 25 MbpsDSL29%
FirstLight - -DSL4.750%
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05156 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 05156 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 05156 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 96% of those living in the 05156 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 05156 area, and 98.76% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 05156, prices start at $25 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 05156

The largest internet providers serving the 05156 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 05156 ZIP code, covering 96% of households. Some will also have the option of DSL from Consolidated Communications, which covers 29% of the area. Springfield’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 05156 ZIP code.

Xfinity cable internet

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

200 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

96%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in the 05156 ZIP code, covering 96% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 05156 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 Springfield, $40.00.

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 Springfield, $3.08.

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 05156 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Springfield's providers, 56 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

29%

DSL from Consolidated Communications offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 05156 ZIP code, covering 29% 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 Springfield, $40.00.

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 Springfield, $3.08.

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 05156 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 29% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Springfield's providers, 56 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 05156 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 05156 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 Springfield, $40.00.

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 Springfield, $3.08.

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 05156 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Springfield's providers, 56 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 05156 frequently asked questions

Vermont National Telephone Company, Inc. is the fastest internet provider in the 05156 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 96% of households in 05156. The next fastest internet provider in the 05156 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 200 Mbps to 96% of the area.

Consolidated Communications offers the cheapest internet in the 05156 ZIP with service starting at $25/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Springfield, $40.00.

Vermont National Telephone Company, Inc. is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 05156 ZIP code, covering 96% of the city.

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.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.