Internet Providers in Wappingers Falls, NY

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

Top Internet Providers in Wappingers Falls, New York:

Showing 1 to 5 Providers

  • 1. Optimum by Altice
    96.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    96.6% Available
  • 2. Verizon
    89% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    89% 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. Frontier
    13.3% Available
    Call For Speed Availability: (855) 915-4111
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    13.3% Available
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Internet Access in Wappingers Falls, New York

Wappingers Falls features two major Internet service choices to grapple with — cable (96.59% coverage) and DSL (88.29% availability). Coaxial cable broadband is usually delivered by traditional cable TV companies using their pre-existing coaxial copper TV cables mounted on utility poles or buried in the street. DSL, similarly, is sent via twisted copper phone wires. The majority of Wappingers Falls neighborhoods and census blocks have access to coaxial cable or DSL from at least two Internet companies.

Optimum by Altice is also a common Internet choice for Wappingers Falls, offering mainly Cable connections with coverage in 96 percent of Wappingers Falls.

Since FCC availability data is currently collected twice a year and only published 6+ months after filing, data shown here may have minor inaccuracies. This page incorporates direct provider reporting to help reduce this lag time.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the most common Internet choices in Wappingers Falls.

On the whole, the amount of ISPs in Wappingers Falls isn't strong (2.76 providers available per census block). 2-3 providers per resident isn't a lot, yet it's sufficient to drive competition on price and service quality that benefits consumer living in more competitive neighborhoods.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Wappingers Falls, New York

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Optimum by Altice 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 96.6%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL -- 13.3%
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.

Wappingers Falls is the 211th most connected city in New York ahead of Beacon, Marlboro, and Milton, but behind Fishkill and Hopewell Junction.

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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 6,000 people in Dutchess 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: 89% of people living in Wappingers Falls 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 96% of Wappingers Falls 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 Dutchess County, approximately 7,000 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 Wappingers Falls to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Wappingers Falls 178.1 Mbps 6 $0.48 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +403.6 Mbps ) 22 ( +16 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( -5.3 Mbps ) 21 ( +15 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +21.6 Mbps ) 20 ( +14 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +24.1 Mbps ) 27 ( +21 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +18.4 Mbps ) 11 ( +5 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )