Internet Providers in Farmingdale, NY

Residential Internet Statistics for Farmingdale, NY
Internet Service Providers: 4
Plans Start From: $19.99
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Farmingdale, New York:

Showing 1 to 6 Providers

  • 1. Optimum by Altice
    97.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    97.4% Available
  • 2. Verizon
    98% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    98% 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. Optimum by Altice
    7.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    7.1% Available
  • 6. 6. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    20.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    20.1% Available
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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.

DSL and cable are the main network options around the Farmingdale metro area, frequently overlapping and generally competing with each other. Coaxial cable speed is overall stronger and more robust, but big-picture performance metrics we've recorded with either system are comparable.

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 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 336 Internet offerings in the Farmingdale market as of 2022.

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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 97.4%
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%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 20.1%

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600 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.

Farmingdale is the 10th most connected city in New York ahead of Old Bethpage, Bethpage, Wyandanch, Levittown, and Massapequa Park.

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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 9,000 people in Nassau 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: 98% of people living in Farmingdale 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 Farmingdale 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 Nassau County, approximately 12,000 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 Farmingdale to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Farmingdale 254.1 Mbps 9 $0.45 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +327.6 Mbps ) 22 ( +13 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( -81.3 Mbps ) 21 ( +12 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( -54.4 Mbps ) 20 ( +11 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( -51.9 Mbps ) 27 ( +18 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( -57.6 Mbps ) 11 ( +2 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )