Internet Service Providers in Hellertown, Pennsylvania
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Residential Internet Statistics for Hellertown, PA
|Wired Internet Providers:||5|
|Average Speed Test Result:||47.64 Mbps|
|Top Advertised Speed:||1,200 Mbps|
|No Broadband Access:||0%|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Hellertown, Pennsylvania
Internet Access in Hellertown, Pennsylvania
Hellertown currently has two common wired Internet providers: Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet. Viasat mostly offers Satellite service. They have speeds up to 35 Mbps and availability for near one hundred percent of the city. HughesNet sells Satellite, with coverage for near one hundred percent of the area.
Service Electric Cable TV and Verizon High Speed Internet also have Internet service in Hellertown, often competing for the same customers.
The Internet plans displayed on this page are manually collected by our data analysis division. We have aggregated 303 plans in the area around Hellertown since 2014.
Cable and DSL are the two main broadband types in the Hellertown metro area. They are fighting over potential customers at most addresses and generally competing on service quality. Coaxial cable speed is usually stronger, but overall performance found with either Internet technology system are comparable.
To summarize, the majority of Hellertown residents have 3 choices for residential broadband, which is better thanaverage in the state. Hellertown is currently the 45th most connected metro area in Pennsylvania. Areas the FCC considers "underserved" are comparatively low, and only 100 are stuck with a single Internet choice. View the interactive map on the page below to explore network data about neighborhoods within Hellertown, and see Internet access statistics at the census block level.
- There are 14 internet providers in Hellertown with 7 of those offering residential service
- Hellertown is the 45th most connected city in Pennsylvania ahead of Coopersburg, but behind Allentown, Bethlehem, Center Valley, and Kintnersville.
- The fastest zip code in Hellertown for February 2021 is 18055. (see all below).
Internet Statistics 2021
0.9% of consumers in Hellertown100 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Hellertown, Pennsylvania
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|Service Electric Cable TV||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s|
|Service Electric Cable TV||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Hellertown, Pennsylvania
- Service Electric Cable TV - 100.0% Availability in Hellertown - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- RCN - 82.3% Availability in Hellertown - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Service Electric Cable TV - 3.1% Availability in Hellertown - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Xfinity - 2.3% Availability in Hellertown - Speeds up to 1,200 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Hellertown - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Hellertown - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Hellertown
|Service Electric Cable TV||Cable||100%||1,000 Mbps|
|Service Electric Cable TV||Fiber||3.1%+||1,000 Mbps|
|XFINITY from Comcast||Cable||2.3%+||1,200 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||50 Mbps|
|Crown Castle Fiber||Fiber||32.0%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Uniti Fiber||Fiber||5.6%+||-- Mbps|
|Comcast Business||Cable||2.0%+||987 Mbps|
|RCN Business||Copper||0.6%+||1,000 Mbps|
Compare Hellertown to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Hellertown||47.6 Mbps||8||$0.35 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||349.1 Mbps ( +301.5 Mbps )||15 ( +7 )||$0.46 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||107.1 Mbps ( +59.5 Mbps )||18 ( +10 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||99.7 Mbps ( +52.1 Mbps )||15 ( +7 )||$0.29 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||111.7 Mbps ( +64.1 Mbps )||21 ( +13 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||115.3 Mbps ( +67.7 Mbps )||9 ( +1 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|