Internet Service Providers in Piscataway, New Jersey

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Residential Internet Statistics for Piscataway, NJ
Wired Internet Providers: 5
Average Speed Test Result: 76.97 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 1,000 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 10.23%
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Internet Access in Piscataway, New Jersey

The average download speed in Piscataway is 76.97 Mbps. This is 37.2% slower than the average in New Jersey and 16.8% slower than the national average.

  • There are 18 internet providers in Piscataway with 7 of those offering residential service
  • Piscataway is the 21st most connected city in New Jersey ahead of North Brunswick, Highland Park, Milltown, and Somerset, but behind New Brunswick.
  • The average internet download speed in New Jersey is 122.66 mbps.
  • Approximately 99% of Piscataway residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.
  • Residential fiber service is available to 72% of people living in Piscataway.
  • Fiber optic internet is available to 60% of Middlesex County residents.
  • Almost 99% of consumers in New Jersey have access to a wired connection with true broadband speeds faster than 25mbps.
  • Approximately 12,000 people in Middlesex County don't have access to any wired internet.
  • The fastest zip code in Piscataway for February 2021 is 08854. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021

500 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Piscataway, New Jersey

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Optimum by Altice 1,000 Mbps Cable and Fiber 8s
XFINITY from Comcast 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Piscataway, New Jersey

  • Optimum by Altice - 89.1% Availability in Piscataway - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Xfinity - 4.1% Availability in Piscataway - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Piscataway - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Piscataway - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

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Summary Of Internet Providers In Piscataway

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Optimum by Altice Cable and Fiber 89.1%+ 1,000 Mbps
XFINITY from Comcast Cable 4.1%+ 1,000 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Optimum Business Cable and Fiber 92.7%+ 1,000 Mbps
Monmouth Telephone & Telegraph Copper 100% 100 Mbps
Crown Castle Fiber Fiber 60.5%+ 1,000 Mbps
CenturyLink Business Fiber 16.8%+ 1,000 Mbps
Comcast Business Cable 10.8%+ 987 Mbps
Altice Business Fiber 17.8%+ 1,000 Mbps
Verizon Business Copper 16.2%+ 650 Mbps
Windstream Fiber 9.0%+ 100 Mbps
GTT Communications Copper 5.1%+ 3.0 Mbps