Internet Providers in Waterford, New York

Most Popular Internet Providers in Waterford, New York:

Showing 1 to 6 Providers

  • 1. 1. Spectrum
    99.9% Available
    99.9%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    35 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 6
    • Speed Range: 100-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $152.97
    • Contracts: None - None required
    Deal
    There are 6 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. 2. Verizon High Speed Internet
    97.3% Available
    97.3%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    15 Mbps
    Download
    1 Mbps
    Upload
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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
  • 3. 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

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

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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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
  • 5. 5. Verizon Fios
    5.8% Available
    5.8%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
    Download
    880 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Deal
    • 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
  • 6. 6. Hudson Valley Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    10 Mbps
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-100mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $54.9 - $149.9
  • 1. 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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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
    Upload
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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 Waterford, New York

Waterford offers 6 residential Internet Service Providers, and 13 if you include business and mobile. There are 5 choices for wired broadband such as DSL and cable.

Households in Waterford usually have two or more ISPs available to choose from. That said, the number of choices may rise and dip depending on which neighborhood you're looking at. The mapping tool below shows how competition changes in different parts of Waterford.

DSL and cable are the two dominant broadband network options within the Waterford area, fighting over the same subscribers at most addresses and generally competing with each other. Coaxial cable speed is generally stronger and more consistent. That said, the overall speeds seen with either network type are comparable.

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

All the coverage stats on BroadbandNow comes via FCC reporting, which compels Internet companies in Waterford to report deployment data biannually. By leveraging direct relationships with providers, we are able to cross-validate this data in comparison to privatized data reported by telecoms directly. The speed averages shown on this page are calculated from real-world speed tests from the Waterford area. In terms of plan pricing and data, our market research team has processed 248 broadband plans in Waterford over recent years, and 39 of those are available to residents.

  • There are 12 internet providers in Waterford with 6 of those offering residential service
  • Waterford is the 634th most connected city in New York ahead of Melrose, but behind Latham, Cohoes, Watervliet, and Troy.

Internet Statistics 2021

200 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 Waterford, New York

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 99.9%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Waterford

Waterford Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Waterford is the 634th most connected city in New York ahead of Melrose, but behind Latham, Cohoes, Watervliet, and Troy.

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

Approximately 100 people in Saratoga 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: 6% of people living in Waterford 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 97% of Waterford 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.

In Saratoga County, approximately 600 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.

Compare Waterford to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Waterford 90.2 Mbps 6 $0.52 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +444.2 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.48 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +58.6 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +70.4 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +79.3 Mbps ) 23 ( +17 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +71.9 Mbps ) 8 ( +2 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )