Internet Providers in Princeton, New Jersey

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Residential Internet Statistics for Princeton, NJ
Wired Internet Providers: 4
Average Speed Test Result: 138.56 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 1,000 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 3.93%
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Internet Access in Princeton, New Jersey

The average download speed in Princeton is 138.56 Mbps. This is 13.0% faster than the average in New Jersey and 35.1% faster than the national average.

  • There are 22 internet providers in Princeton with 7 of those offering residential service
  • Princeton is the 28th most connected city in New Jersey ahead of Monmouth Junction, Skillman, Princeton Junction, Plainsboro, and Hopewell.
  • New Jersey is the 3rd most connected state in the U.S.
  • Almost 99% of consumers in New Jersey have access to a wired connection with true broadband speeds faster than 25mbps.
  • Approximately 96% of Princeton residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.
  • 98.5% of New Jerseyans have access to 100mbps or faster broadband.
  • Residential fiber service is available to 78% of people living in Princeton.
  • Approximately 2,000 people in Mercer County don't have access to any wired internet.
  • The fastest zip code in Princeton for February 2021 is 08540. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021



Princeton, NJ

2,000 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 Princeton, New Jersey

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
XFINITY from Comcast 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Princeton, New Jersey

  • Xfinity - 98.2% Availability in Princeton - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • CenturyLink - 4.2% Availability in Princeton - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Princeton - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Princeton - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Princeton

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Summary Of Internet Providers In Princeton

Provider Type Coverage Speed
XFINITY from Comcast Cable 98.2%+ 1,000 Mbps
Andrena Fixed Wireless 24.8%+ 50 Mbps
CenturyLink DSL 4.2%+ 100 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Comcast Business Cable 100% 987 Mbps
Monmouth Telephone & Telegraph Fiber 100% 100 Mbps
Crown Castle Fiber Fiber 84.2%+ 1,000 Mbps
CenturyLink Business Fiber and DSL 13.4%+ 1,000 Mbps
Verizon Business Copper 24.3%+ 100 Mbps
InterGlobe Fiber 9.0%+ -- Mbps
GTT Communications DSL 8.8%+ 6 Mbps
Windstream Fiber 5.7%+ 1,000 Mbps
Telesystem Fiber 2.8%+ 50 Mbps
Global Cloud Xchange Copper 2.6%+ 200 Mbps
Altice Business Fiber 2.0%+ 1,000 Mbps
Access One Inc Fiber 0.0%+ 1,000 Mbps

Customer Reviews of Internet Providers in Princeton

Verizon Fios

We chose Verizon Fios as it was the only fiber optics provider in our area at the time. However, we have had quite good customer service and the cost is fairly reasonable.