Cliffside Park, New Jersey Broadband Internet Service
Broadband is defined as internet service with a minimum download speed of 25 Mbps. There are 5 choices for service in Cliffside Park, NJ that meet this minimum speed threshold. Of course, many households will find this minimum speed is not sufficient for their needs, especially if they often have multiple downloads occurring simultaneously.
We aim to help you find the best choice when shopping for high speed internet service in Cliffside Park by using our ranking algorithm that takes into consideration the upload speed, download speed, coverage area and overall value. A summary of our results is as follows:
|Rank||Provider||Tech||Max Download Speed||Max Upload Speed||Availability|
|1||Spectrum||Cable, Fiber||1000 Mbps||1000 Mbps||100.0%|
|2||Verizon||Fiber||940 Mbps||880 Mbps||97.1%|
|3||Starry||wireless||200 Mbps||200 Mbps||51.4%|
|4||ViaSat||Satellite||100 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
|5||HughesNet||Satellite||25 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
Cliffside Park NJ Internet Access Options
Studies have shown that the competition from having two or more broadband internet providers in a community leads to lower prices and better overall service.
The chart below graphs the segment of the population which has a choice of internet providers at four different ranges of download speeds.
Broadband Internet Speeds
Curious how fast the average internet speeds in Cliffside Park are compared to Bergen County? Also, curious how the speeds compare to New Jersey overall?
Average download speeds in Cliffside Park of 76.92 Mbps are faster than the Bergen County average download speeds and faster than the statewide average for New Jersey.
Cliffside Park Internet Access Facts
Fiber optic internet is available to 97.1% of Cliffside Park residents
The average internet download speed in Bergen County is 33.9 Mbps based upon 2168952 samples taken in the past year
The average upload speed in Cliffside Park is 16.98 Mbps. This is 94.5% faster than the average in New Jersey and 46.4% faster than the national average of 11.56 Mbps
The average download speed in Cliffside Park is 126.9% faster than the Bergen County average and 137.4% faster than the national average of 32.4 Mbps
The average upload speed in Cliffside Park is 16.98 Mbps. This is 48.3% faster than the Bergen County average and 46.4% faster than the national average of 11.56 Mbps
Cable internet is available to 97.2% of Bergen County residents
Internet Access Technologies
DSL, Cable, Fiber and Fixed Wireless are four common types of technology used to provide internet access. The following chart shows the percentage of Cliffside Park residents who have access to each of these technology types.
Internet Service FAQs
Who has the best internet service near me?
Our proprietary algorithm that takes into consideration download speed, upload speed, availability and overall value ranks Spectrum as the top provider for Cliffside Park, New Jersey.
How do the internet speeds in Cliffside Park compare to other cities in New Jersey?
Click through to see how the Cliffside Park broadband speeds compare to these other cities throughout the state: East Franklin, Egg Harbor City, Elizabeth, Milford, Rutherford, Seabrook Farms, Seaside Heights
What download speed do I need to stream movies?
For HD movies and shows Amazon Prime Video, Netflix, Disney+ and Hulu all recommend a minimum of 5 Mbps. Streaming 4K/UHD content requires a minimum of 25 Mbps for Amazon Prime Video, Netflix, Disney+ and Hulu.
What locations were used in calculating broadband internet coverage for Cliffside Park, New Jersey?
The following zip codes were used: 7010
Who has the fastest internet service in Cliffside Park?
Spectrum with a download speed of 1000 Mbps provides the fastest internet service in Cliffside Park.
Is there DSL internet service near me?
Unlikely. Our records indicate there are no DSL providers that offer coverage to more than 15% of residents in Cliffside Park, New Jersey.
What is an internet data cap?
Some internet providers on their lowest end plans limit the amount of data that can be downloaded in a month. Like cellular phone plans, when that usage limit is hit, an additional charge is added to the customer's bill. Data caps are typically 1TB or more. In a month you could send 40,000 emails, streaming music 24 hours a data, surf the web 24 hours a day plus stream HD video 12 hours a day and still not hit a 1TB limit. Fewer than 10% of customers hit their data caps in a month.
What is fixed wireless internet service?
Fixed wireless internet is typical used in rural areas where there are no buried telephone or cable lines. An antenna is attached to the home or business which transmits and receives data from access point towers. Download speeds are typically much better than with satellite.
Cliffside Park Cable TV, Satellite TV and Streaming Services
Our ranking of internet service plans can make choosing a new provider fairly easy. Selecting a TV provider is more difficult as additional variables are involved. If you are a heavy TV viewer and/or watch in multiple rooms at the same time, a traditional cable TV package or satellite TV provider may be the best option for you. However, if you live in a rental property or a heavily wooded area, satellite TV may not be a viable option. Streaming TV packages can be a good option for many, especially if your internet plan does not have a data limit. Read through the pros and cons of the various TV packages available to you and chose the best match to your viewing needs.
- 125+ channels
- Flexible packages
- 85,000 OnDemand titles
- All plans feature sports, breaking news, movies plus Spectrum Originals
- 290+ channels
- Satellite coverage virtually anywhere
- 4 video package tiers
- Access to apps, Google assistant and 2000 hour smart DVR
- 85+ channels
- Unlimited cloud DVR
- Local network coverage
- Sports plus, Spanish plus and premium movie add-ons
- 140+ channels
- Unlimited cloud DVR
- Local network and sports coverage
- Unlimited streams in-home. TV to go with the DIRECTV app