Gloucester City, 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 Gloucester City, 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 Gloucester City 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||99.7%|
|2||Verizon||Fiber||940 Mbps||880 Mbps||34.5%|
|3||ViaSat||Satellite||100 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
|4||HughesNet||Satellite||25 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
Gloucester City 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 Gloucester City compare to Camden County? The average speed in Gloucester City is 63.83 Mbps which is faster than Camden County overall.
On a statewide basis this download speed is faster than the New Jersey average of 28.79 Mbps.
Gloucester City Internet Access Facts
Fiber optic internet is available to 34.5% of Gloucester City residents
The average internet download speed in Camden County is 29.13 Mbps based upon 994240 samples taken in the past year
The average upload speed in Gloucester City is 7.13 Mbps. This is 18.3% slower than the average in New Jersey and 38.5% slower than the national average of 11.56 Mbps
The average download speed in Gloucester City is 119.1% faster than the Camden County average and 97% faster than the national average of 32.4 Mbps
The average upload speed in Gloucester City is 7.13 Mbps. This is 27.6% slower than the Camden County average and 38.5% slower than the national average of 11.56 Mbps
Cable internet is available to 98.6% of Camden 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 Gloucester City 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 Gloucester City, New Jersey.
Who has the fastest internet service in Gloucester City?
Xfinity with a download speed of 987 Mbps provides the fastest internet service in Gloucester City.
What locations were used in calculating broadband internet coverage for Gloucester City, New Jersey?
The following zip codes were used: 08030 and 08104
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 Gloucester City 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 Gloucester City compare to other cities in New Jersey?
Is there fiber internet service near me?
Yes, there is 1 fiber internet provider in Gloucester City - 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 Gloucester City, New Jersey?
Xfinity provides broadband internet service to 99.7% of Gloucester City.
Gloucester City 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