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Internet providers in 24740

Find internet providers serving the 24740 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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24740 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL99%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable42%
Optimum $40.00 300 - 1,000 MbpsCable97%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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24740 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 24740 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of West Virginia - 97%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 24740 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Princeton, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the 24740 area, and 99.14% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 24740, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Princeton

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Optimum 126 Mbps 20 Mbps Cable
Frontier 5 Mbps 1 Mbps DSL
Xfinity 44 Mbps 9 Mbps Cable
HughesNet 39 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in 24740

The largest internet providers serving the 24740 ZIP code are Frontier, Xfinity, and Optimum bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all in the 24740 ZIP code, covering 99% of households. Some will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 42% of the area. Princeton’s third most-available internet provider, Optimum, offers cable to around 97% of residents in the 24740 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$54.99/mo.
Max download speed

Varies

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to all households in the 24740 ZIP code, covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier 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 Frontier start at $54.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Princeton, $51.99.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

42%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to about half of households in the 24740 ZIP code, covering 42% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 24740 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 Princeton, $51.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Princeton, $0.54.

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 24740 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 42% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Princeton's providers, 97 Mbps.

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Optimum cable internet

Provider
Optimum
Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

7 Mbps

Average availability

97%

Cable from Optimum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 24740 ZIP code, covering 97% of the area.

Optimum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 24740 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Optimum start at $40/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Princeton, $51.99.

Optimum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.13 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Princeton, $0.54.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Optimum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 7 Mbps in 24740 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Princeton's providers, 97 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 24740 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 24740 and the greater Princeton area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Princeton at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Princeton at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 24740 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 24740 frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in the 24740 ZIP code with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 42% of households in 24740. The next fastest internet provider in the 24740 ZIP code is Optimum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 97% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 24740 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Princeton, $51.99.

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The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.