East Rutherford, NJ High Speed Internet Service
Broadband is defined as internet service with a minimum download speed of 25 Mbps. There are 4 choices for service in East Rutherford, 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 East Rutherford 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||Xfinity||Cable||987 Mbps||35 Mbps||98.6%|
|2||Verizon||Fiber||940 Mbps||880 Mbps||99.7%|
|3||ViaSat||Satellite||100 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
|4||HughesNet||Satellite||25 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
East Rutherford 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
How does the average download speed for broadband internet in East Rutherford compare to Bergen County? The average speed in East Rutherford is 88.5 Mbps which is faster than Bergen County overall.
On a statewide basis this download speed is faster than the New Jersey average of 28.79 Mbps.
East Rutherford Internet Access Facts
Fiber optic internet is available to 95.6% of East Rutherford 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 East Rutherford is 24.04 Mbps. This is 175.4% faster than the average in New Jersey and 107.2% faster than the national average of 11.56 Mbps
The average download speed in East Rutherford is 161.1% faster than the Bergen County average and 173.1% faster than the national average of 32.4 Mbps
The average upload speed in East Rutherford is 24.04 Mbps. This is 110% faster than the Bergen County average and 107.2% 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 East Rutherford 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 Xfinity as the top provider for East Rutherford, New Jersey.
Who has the fastest internet service in East Rutherford?
Xfinity with a download speed of 987 Mbps provides the fastest internet service in East Rutherford.
What locations were used in calculating broadband internet coverage for East Rutherford, New Jersey?
The following zip codes were used: 7073
What is fiber internet service?
Fiber internet service transmits data by sending pulses of light over thin glass fiber optic cable. In most cases fiber internet service download speeds will be faster than cable or DSL, however, fiber service is limited with less than half of Americans living in an area with fiber coverage.
What internet download speed do I need?
Consider the following general rules of thumb when determining the download speed you need for your new East Rutherford internet service.
|25+ Mbps||1-2 devices||Web browsing|
HD video streaming
|100+ Mbps||3-5 devices||Video conferencing|
4K video streaming
|1000+ Mbps||6+ devices||Multiple video or 4K streams|
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How do the internet speeds in East Rutherford compare to other cities in New Jersey?
Click through to see how the East Rutherford broadband speeds compare to these other cities throughout the state: Brownville, Haledon, Kearny, North Beach Haven, North Plainfield, Norwood, Saddle River
Is there fiber internet service near me?
Yes, there is 1 fiber internet provider in East Rutherford - Verizon.
What is DSL internet service?
DSL provides internet service via phone lines but at speeds typically 100x or more than old fashioned dial-up service over those same phone lines. Download speeds are typically slower than cable, but DSL is more likely to be available in a remote location than cable.
Which internet service provider offers the most coverage in East Rutherford, New Jersey?
Verizon provides broadband internet service to 99.7% of East Rutherford.
East Rutherford 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.
- 260+ channels
- Award winning voice remote
- Customize your plan
- Watch TV, DVR and OnDemand anywhere with the Xfinity Stream app
- 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