Internet Providers in West Milford, New Jersey

Residential Internet Statistics for West Milford, NJ
Internet Service Providers: 3
Plans Start From: $34.99
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Cable

Top Internet Providers in West Milford, New Jersey:

Showing 1 to 5 Providers

  • 1. Optimum by Altice
    99.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    99.7% Available
  • 2. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    87.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    87.1% Available
  • 3. Verizon
    88.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *15 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    88.8% 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
  • 1. Optimum Business
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    100% Available
  • 2. Verizon High Speed Internet
    95.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *15 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    95.7% Available
  • 3. Monmouth Telephone & Telegraph
    95.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *N/A
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    95.7% Available
  • 4. Lightpath
    27.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *N/A
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    27.5% Available
  • 5. Windstream
    1.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *N/A
    • Copper
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Copper
    1.6% Available
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Internet Access in West Milford, New Jersey

Information shown here is calculated based on the FCC's bi-annual provider territory filings. Our data also includes direct provider coverage reports and other privatized datasets to enhance the information on a census block level. Plan, pricing, and other information is collected by our research division. We have collected and verified 291 broadband plans for West Milford since 2014. Average speed dataon this page is calculated from 20,950 local connections. They are meant for provider comparison purposes only.

Optimum by Altice is also a common broadband choice in West Milford. They offer Cable connections with coverage in near one hundred percent of West Milford.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the main Internet options in West Milford.

11.4 percent of West Milford is currently cut off from choice so far as true broadband Internet service. This isn't a shock, since competition between providers is low. Residences in the city have 1 choices for Internet service.

To summarize, West Milford's Internet situation conforms with a similar pattern to other US communities: strong coverage of cable and DSL Internet service, with the caveat that a majority of residences are limited to only one option for setting up either Internet service. This pattern is normal because Internet outfits are former cable TV and telephone companies. So, they already own these already connected wired networks on telephone poles to deliver broadband Internet service. Thanks to strong network competition around West Milford, the local average downstream performance is 5.65 percent higher than the state average across all cities. See the speed test results below to see how Internet providers compare long term.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In West Milford, New Jersey

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Optimum by Altice 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 99.7%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 87.1%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
1,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

West Milford is the 407th most connected city in New Jersey ahead of Ringwood, Hewitt, Newfoundland, and Highland Lakes, but behind Oak Ridge.

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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 800 people in Passaic 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 89% of West Milford 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 Passaic 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 West Milford to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
West Milford 218.8 Mbps 6 $2.84 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +362.9 Mbps ) 21 ( +15 ) $0.33 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( -46 Mbps ) 18 ( +12 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( -19.1 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( -16.6 Mbps ) 24 ( +18 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( -22.3 Mbps ) 10 ( +4 ) $0.37 ( $0.00 )