Internet Providers in Farmingdale, New York

Most Popular Internet Providers in Farmingdale, New York:

Showing 1 to 6 Providers

  • 1. 1. Optimum by Altice
    97.5% Available
    97.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 10
    • Speed Range: 300-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Installation: Includes standard installation.
    • Price Range: $44.99 - $153.99
    Deal
    There are 13 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. 2. Verizon Fios
    98% Available
    98%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
    Download
    880 Mbps
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    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 1
    • Speed Range: 200-950mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $154.99
    • Contracts: None - None required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. 3. Verizon High Speed Internet
    96.2% Available
    96.2%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    15 Mbps
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    1 Mbps
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    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 15-15mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Price Range: $40 - $74.99
    • Contracts: None - None required
  • 4. 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-50mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 6. 6. Optimum by Altice
    7.1% Available
    7.1%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 300-1000mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Installation: Free standard installation.
    • Price Range: $35 - $45
    Deal
    There are 3 active deals on select plans from this provider
1 Business internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Farmingdale. See All
  • 1. 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. 2. T-Mobile
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    6 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $60 - $85
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. 3. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider

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Internet Access in Farmingdale, New York

The average house in Farmingdale is serviceable by 3 Internet providers This is a good amount of competition compared to other cities. Robust competition of more than two broadband providers in a city often results in lower regional pricing.

In regards to Internet service options, Fiber, cable, and DSL have strong coverage in the Farmingdale area. Fiber-based service is generally the better option, and offers 97.97 percent coverage around the area.

Coverage from the biggest providers, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in most cases, will overlap. As a result, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is common.

Verizon Fios as well as Optimum by Altice also provide coverage in Farmingdale, with shared coverage areas in some streets.

Internet coverage insights here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are drawn from public government data and privatized data we collect directly from telecom industry sources or through unlisted third parties. Statistics about speed and performance data is sourced from M-Labs. [1] Our market research team has hand-gathered package price on 308 Internet offerings in the Farmingdale market as of 2021.

Internet Statistics 2021

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

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

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Farmingdale, New York

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Optimum by Altice 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 97.5%
Optimum by Altice 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 7.1%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Farmingdale

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Farmingdale is the 9th most connected city in New York ahead of Old Bethpage, Bethpage, Wyandanch, Levittown, and Massapequa Park.

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 9,000 people in Nassau County don't have access to any wired internet.

This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Fiber Availability: 98% of people living in Farmingdale have residential fiber service available to them.

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 Farmingdale residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

As of this month, 11735 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Farmingdale.

Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.

In Nassau County, approximately 12,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

Internet Service for Education in Farmingdale

Economic development reports regularly highlight a strong correlation between internet access and improved schooling. Internet access is increasingly essential as colleges like Farmingdale State College in Farmingdale move web-based systems to distribute coursework. Fortunately for people living close to campus, fiber has high availability with a 94.87 percent reported coverage in the zip around Farmingdale State College. Fiber has wide availability with a 94.87% footprint in the zip. Looking at 38,182 speed tests recorded over the past year at addresses within two miles of Farmingdale State College campus, performance averages are close to 219.5 Mbps — considerably above the lowest connection speed needed for viewing video and interfacing with hosted or communication platforms.

Data Caps and Cord Cutting Around Farmingdale

Data from our market researchers shows that common ISPs in Farmingdale currently use data caps on residential Internet plans. Data caps are a public issue because subscribers see them as a tactic for limiting streaming. Providers maintain that caps are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage heavy network traffic. Either way, the culprit is streaming services, which can use anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes per hour.

Internet access in Farmingdale neighborhoods

To date, we have aggregated data on Broadband access for these neighborhoods in Farmingdale: South Farmingdale.

Compare Farmingdale to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Farmingdale 219.3 Mbps 6 $0.21 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +315.1 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( -70.5 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.16 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( -58.7 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.20 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( -49.8 Mbps ) 23 ( +17 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( -57.2 Mbps ) 8 ( +2 ) $0.19 ( $0.00 )