Internet Providers in Paramus, NJ

Residential Internet Statistics for Paramus, NJ
Internet Service Providers: 5
Plans Start From: $19.99
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Paramus, New Jersey:

Showing 1 to 7 Providers

  • 1. Optimum by Altice
    99.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    99.6% Available
  • 2. Verizon
    99% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    99% Available
  • 3. Optimum by Altice
    95.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    95.2% 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
  • 6. 6. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    28.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    28.3% Available
  • 7. 7. EarthLink 5G Home Internet
    28.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    28.3% Available

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Internet Access in Paramus, New Jersey

Paramus features a total of 7 Internet providers marketing home service, and a total of 26 including smb, enterprise, and mobile providers like Lightpath and Verizon Business.

Taking a look now at network technology available around the city, the most widespread hardwired Internet technology infrastructures are Cable (near one hundred percent coverage) and DSL and Fiber (98.95 percent coverage). TV providers are the main source for cable home Internet, seeing as they can use existing coaxial TV wires — which already connect to most homes — to connect subscribers to Internet service. Cable often makes sense for local residents because of the strong speeds in an attainable price range.

So far as coverage options, the average home in Paramus will find 3-4 providers at their location.

The data listed here comes from FCC filings. Data is validated with private databases to provide more accurate results than can be accessed through the FCC directly. Information about pricing and speeds of current broadband plans is generated by our data analysis team, who collect thousands of plans each year. We've catalogued 363 Paramus Internet plans since 2014. There are 51 Internet or bundled packages currently available.

Viasat Internet is the most widespread Internet option overall, with coverage for close to one hundred percent of the area. HughesNet, in contrast, has coverage for approximately virtually one hundred percent of the population. The fastest speed recorded for Viasat is up to 35 Mbps, while HughesNet offers packages up to 25 Mbps. In general, anything over 10 megabits per second (Mbps) is enough to stream SD videos on WiFi, but may become problematic for multiple users or bandwidth-intensive apps like video conferencing, cloud apps, and multiplayer gaming. Refer to the availability maps on this page to see Internet options on a granular level in Paramus.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Paramus, New Jersey

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Optimum by Altice 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 99.6%
Optimum by Altice 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 95.2%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 28.3%
EarthLink 5G Home Internet 100 Mbps 5G Internet 1m 21s 28.3%

Recognition

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Paramus is the 4th most connected city in New Jersey ahead of Rochelle Park, Fair Lawn, Oradell, Glen Rock, and River Edge.

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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 600 people in Bergen 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.

Fiber Availability: 99% of people living in Paramus have residential fiber service available to them.

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Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 100% of Paramus 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 Bergen County, approximately 2,000 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.

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Compare Paramus to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Paramus 187 Mbps 9 $0.51 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +394.7 Mbps ) 22 ( +13 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( -14.2 Mbps ) 21 ( +12 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +12.7 Mbps ) 20 ( +11 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +15.2 Mbps ) 27 ( +18 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +9.5 Mbps ) 11 ( +2 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )