Internet Providers in Shavertown, PA

Residential Internet Statistics for Shavertown, PA
Internet Service Providers: 7
Plans Start From: $39.99
Top Download Speed: 1.2 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Shavertown, Pennsylvania:

Showing 1 to 9 Providers

  • 1. Xfinity
    80.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    80.2% Available
  • 2. Frontier
    99.1% Available
    Call For Speed Availability: (855) 915-4111
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    99.1% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    47.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    47.6% Available
  • 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 6. 6. Verizon
    4.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *15 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    4.9% Available
  • 7. 7. Skypacket
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.024 Gbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 8. 8. ICON
    55.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    55.5% Available
  • 9. 9. Breezeline
    31.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    31.2% Available

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Internet Access in Shavertown, Pennsylvania

Shavertown features two widespread Internet service providers: Viasat Internet and HughesNet. Viasat mostly offers Satellite service. They have speeds as high as 100 Mbps and coverage in near one hundred percent of the population. As for HughesNet, they provide Satellite, with availability in close to one hundred percent of Shavertown and advertise speeds up to 25 Mbps.

We should note that since FCC data is collected biannually and only published six months after, data shown here may have minor inaccuracies. This page incorporates direct provider reporting to help reduce the lag time.

Frontier Communications is another commonly available broadband choice for Shavertown, offering DSL and Fiber connections available to 99 percent of the area. Skypacket offers an alternative wireless service to practically one hundred percent of the local area, although it needs roof access and line of site with a Skypacket access point.

Broadband competition in Shavertown is strong. The average home has 3-4 providers to choose from. Access isn't distributed evenly, however — as a surprising 6.14 percent of area residents are limited to one or fewer options for true wired broadband services.

In summary, residents are frequently choosing between Cable and DSL and Fiber. and speed test data seen below illustrate how the actual speed test and performance results vary between zip codes and providers in the area.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Shavertown, Pennsylvania

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 80.2%
Breezeline 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 31.2%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 47.6%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL and Fiber -- 99.1%
500 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.

Shavertown is the 263rd most connected city in Pennsylvania ahead of Dallas and Harveys Lake, but behind Kingston, Luzerne, and Plymouth.

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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 3,000 people in Luzerne 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.

Approximately 94% of Shavertown 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 Luzerne County, approximately 11,000 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 Shavertown to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Shavertown 112.8 Mbps 12 $2.05 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +468.9 Mbps ) 22 ( +10 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +60 Mbps ) 21 ( +9 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +86.9 Mbps ) 20 ( +8 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +89.4 Mbps ) 27 ( +15 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +83.7 Mbps ) 11 ( -1 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )