Internet Providers in Colonia, NJ

Residential Internet Statistics for Colonia, NJ
Internet Service Providers: 3
Plans Start From: $39.99
Top Download Speed: 1.2 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Cable

Top Internet Providers in Colonia, New Jersey:

Showing 1 to 5 Providers

  • 1. Xfinity
    99.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    99.8% Available
  • 2. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    58.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    58.5% Available
  • 3. Verizon
    99.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *15 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    99.8% Available
  • 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
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Internet Access in Colonia, New Jersey

Colonia offers 5 residential Internet providers, or 14 if you include business and mobile. Consumers have access to 5 broadband choices like cable or DSL.

Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in most cases, will overlap. As residents might predict, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is common in Colonia.

2 providers per address is a low amount of broadband competition in comparison to to more densely populated cities, but it's enough to reduce pricing in neighborhoods where providers overlap. As is evident in the map below, availability can vary depending on area.

DSL and cable are the two primary broadband options around the Colonia area. They are frequently overlapping and competing with each other. Cable speed is overall better and more robust. That said, overall performance found with either system are similar and which is "best" frequently varies from block to block depending on the network infrastructure in that neighborhood. Local speed test records suggest that local infrastructure is is above-average. Colonia is currently 51.98 percent higher than the state aggregated average so far as download speed.

All the coverage data found here comes from FCC provider-reported data. Internet providers in Colonia are required by law to report coverage data biannually. Using direct relationships with Internet providers, we are able to analyze and improve public data against private data reported by telecoms. Between 2014–2022 our team has processed 3,037 rows of data on broadband coverage in Colonia. Our speed averages are calculated based on real-world speed tests from Colonia.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Colonia, New Jersey

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 99.8%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 58.5%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Colonia is the 410th most connected city in New Jersey behind Iselin, Avenel, Woodbridge, Rahway, and Clark.

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The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 9,000 people in Middlesex County don't have access to any wired internet.

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This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Approximately 100% of Colonia residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Middlesex County, approximately 20,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

Map of ISPs in Colonia

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Compare Colonia to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Colonia 429.9 Mbps 7 $2.16 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +151.8 Mbps ) 22 ( +15 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( -257.1 Mbps ) 21 ( +14 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( -230.2 Mbps ) 20 ( +13 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( -227.7 Mbps ) 27 ( +20 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( -233.4 Mbps ) 11 ( +4 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )