Internet Providers in Rockville Centre, NY

Residential Internet Statistics for Rockville Centre, NY
Internet Service Providers: 3
Plans Start From: $34.99
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Rockville Centre, New York:

Showing 1 to 5 Providers

  • 1. Optimum by Altice
    99.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    99.6% Available
  • 2. Verizon
    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
    14% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    14% Available
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Internet Access in Rockville Centre, New York

As it stands, there are 5 broadband providers in the Rockville Centre area marketing residential connections, and a total of 16 including business and mobile providers like Verizon Business. (Some might be "double entries" as many incumbent providers advertise residential service and business service separately.)

Since most houses are only wired for one landline phone company and one cable television provider, the majority of Rockville Centre residents have 2-3 wired Internet providers to choose from. DSL and cable Internet usually provide the most reasonable pricing for home use.

Viasat Internet offers the largest coverage area for Rockville Centre residents. virtually one hundred percent of the Rockville Centre area can get Internet service from them. HughesNet is the most common second option, providing practically one hundred percent of local addresses with predominantly Satellite Internet service. HughesNet's strongest plan in Rockville Centre is 25 megabits per second.

When we're looking at network technology available across the Rockville Centre area, the most widespread hardwired broadband Internet technology types are Cable (practically one hundred percent coverage) and DSL and Fiber (virtually one hundred percent coverage). Regular cable TV companies are the main source for cable home Internet service, thanks to the fact that they can use existing coaxial TV cables — which already connect to most homes — to connect subscribers to the Internet. Rockville Centre-area customers of cable providers like Optimum by Altice overwhelmingly select cable thanks to the reasonably low prices for decent speeds. (Compared to the alternatives, anyway.)

The coverage data on BroadbandNow comes from FCC reporting. Internet providers in Rockville Centre are legally required to submit deployment and subscriber data biannually. By leveraging direct relationships with telecom companies, we are able to validate this data with private data submitted by Internet providers. The speed averages shown here are calculated from real-world speed tests from Rockville Centre addresses from M-Labs, a tool integrated into Google and BroadbandNow.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Rockville Centre, New York

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Optimum by Altice 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 99.6%
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 14.0%

Recognition

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Rockville Centre is the 344th most connected city in New York ahead of Malverne, but behind Oceanside, Lynbrook, East Rockaway, and Baldwin.

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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: 100% of people living in Rockville Centre 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 100% of Rockville Centre 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 Rockville Centre to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Rockville Centre 174.4 Mbps 8 $0.58 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +407.3 Mbps ) 22 ( +14 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( -1.6 Mbps ) 21 ( +13 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +25.3 Mbps ) 20 ( +12 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +27.8 Mbps ) 27 ( +19 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +22.1 Mbps ) 11 ( +3 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )