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Internet providers in New York City
There are plenty of high-speed internet options in NYC. Whether you are looking for fast speeds, affordable options or solid customer service, you are sure to find an NYC internet service that meets your needs and budget. The largest, most-wired internet providers in New York City are Spectrum, Verizon and XFINITY. NYC internet speeds range from 10 Mbps to 1,000 Mbps, so whether you’re a minimal internet user or avid online streamer, you can find a plan with an internet speed that works for you. Shop available plans in your area with Allconnect®.
Types of internet in New York City
In NYC, you have many options when it comes to internet connection types. From cable to DSL to fiber-optic, you’ll find an internet provider that offers the service you need. See below for the types of internet and NYC providers.
DSL internet is an affordable internet option and is widely available in New York City. There is a good chance you can get DSL in NYC with speeds up to 100 Mbps.
The largest cable internet providers in NYC include Spectrum and XFINITY. Cable internet is available to virtually 100% of NYC residents.
Verizon Fios offers reliable fiber internet with speeds up to 940 Mbps to residents of NYC. Check fiber availability in your area with Allconnect.
Satellite internet is widely available and a popular option for those in rural and less populated areas looking to enjoy high-speed internet in NYC.
Largest internet providers in NYC
With speeds starting at 100 Mbps, Spectrum is one of the best cable internet options in NYC. Shop available Spectrum internet plans in your area with Allconnect.
If you’re looking for fast internet speeds in NYC as well as great customer satisfaction, consider Verizon Fios internet. Fios internet uses fiber-optic internet technology to bring you some of the fastest internet speeds available in NYC.
XFINITY offers internet plans in NYC averaging around 100 Mbps. You’ll also get access to thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots with XFINITY. Use Allconnect to find available XFINITY internet plans in New York City for your ZIP code.
Cheapest internet in NYC
Getting internet connected to your home in NYC doesn’t have to be expensive. If you’re looking for cheap internet in NYC, Spectrum, Verizon Fios and XFINITY offer low-cost standalone internet options.
Check out some cost-efficient plans from these major NYC providers.
|Providers||Internet connection||Prices starting at||Average speeds||Equipment included||Equipment included||Data cap|
|Cable||$44.99/mo.*||Up to 100 Mbps||Modem||Modem||None|
|Fiber||$24.99/mo.*||Up to 1,000 Mbps||None||None||None|
|Cable||$19.99/mo.*||Up to 100 Mbps||None||None||1 TB/mo.|
*Prices per month plus taxes for length of contract. Additional fees and terms may apply. Pricing varies by location and availability. All prices subject to change at any time. Last updated 7/6/18.
NYC internet information
- 99.9% of NYC residents have internet download speeds greater than 10 Mbps
- 88.5% of NYC residents have access to internet download speeds greater than 100 Mbps
- 67.2% of NYC residents have access to fiber-optic internet
- 99.6% of NYC residents have access to DSL internet
- 99.8% of NYC residents have access to cable internet
- 74.8% of NYC residents have at least 3 internet providers to choose from at their address
Benefits of wireless internet in New York City
Wireless internet (Wi-Fi) is widely available in NYC. Wi-Fi is beneficial because it allows you to access the internet on the go, so you can still get online when you’re not at home. If you don’t want to run up your smartphone’s data plan, there are many places you can get access to Wi-Fi in New York City, like public libraries, coffee shops, parks and other shops. For the full list of places to get free Wi-Fi in NYC, click here.
Last updated on 7/6/18.