Internet Providers in Brightwaters, NY

Residential Internet Statistics for Brightwaters, NY
Internet Service Providers: 4
Plans Start From: $34.99
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Brightwaters, New York:

Showing 1 to 6 Providers

  • 1. Optimum by Altice
    95.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    95.1% Available
  • 2. Verizon High Speed Internet
    99.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    99.7% Available
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    5.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    5.7% Available
  • 6. 6. BarrierFree
    80.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    80.9% Available

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Internet Access in Brightwaters, New York

3-4 Internet Service Providers, or "ISPs." are available at the average Brightwaters location. In context, this is a good amount of competition contrasted with other cities. Competition often results in better pricing.

We should note that since FCC data is only collected biannually and only published six or more months after filing, availability listed might not include the latest network expansions. Our process incorporates availability and plan data directly from many providers to help fix this problem.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are Brightwaters's most widely available wired Internet options.

Cable TV and Internet providers like Optimum by Altice and DSL providers like Verizon High Speed Internet make up the top Internet service types available around Brightwaters.

Aside from the Internet options detailed above, Verizon High Speed Internet provides a third option for Internet in close to one hundred percent of the Brightwaters area. Wireless providers like BarrierFree are worth considering, but the incumbent wired providers are usually a stronger deal so far as performance.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Brightwaters, New York

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Optimum by Altice 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 95.1%
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 5.7%

Recognition

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Brightwaters is the 388th most connected city in New York behind North Babylon, Islip, Bay Shore, West Islip, and Babylon.

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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 10,000 people in Suffolk 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: 100% of people living in Brightwaters 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 98% of Brightwaters 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 Suffolk County, approximately 17,000 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 Brightwaters

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Compare Brightwaters to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Brightwaters 108.9 Mbps 9 $0.71 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +472.8 Mbps ) 22 ( +13 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +63.9 Mbps ) 21 ( +12 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +90.8 Mbps ) 20 ( +11 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +93.3 Mbps ) 27 ( +18 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +87.6 Mbps ) 11 ( +2 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )