Sussex, 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 Sussex, 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 Sussex 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||Service Electric Cable TV||Cable||350 Mbps||30 Mbps||100.0%|
|2||CenturyLink||DSL||100 Mbps||10 Mbps||89.4%|
|3||ViaSat||Satellite||100 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
|4||HughesNet||Satellite||25 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
Sussex 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 Sussex compare to Sussex County? The average speed in Sussex is 21.59 Mbps which is faster than Sussex County overall.
On a statewide basis this download speed is slower than the New Jersey average of 28.79 Mbps.
Sussex Internet Access Facts
Fiber optic internet is available to 50.5% of Sussex residents
The average internet download speed in Sussex County is 20.1 Mbps based upon 474888 samples taken in the past year
The average upload speed in Sussex is 3.48 Mbps. This is 60.1% slower than the average in New Jersey and 70% slower than the national average of 11.56 Mbps
The average download speed in Sussex is 7.4% faster than the Sussex County average and 33.4% slower than the national average of 32.4 Mbps
The average upload speed in Sussex is 3.48 Mbps. This is 21.3% slower than the Sussex County average and 70% slower than the national average of 11.56 Mbps
Cable internet is available to 17.0% of Sussex 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 Sussex 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 Service Electric Cable TV as the top provider for Sussex, New Jersey.
Who has the fastest internet service in Sussex?
Service Electric Cable TV with a download speed of 350 Mbps provides the fastest internet service in Sussex.
What locations were used in calculating broadband internet coverage for Sussex, New Jersey?
The following zip codes were used: 7461
How do the internet speeds in Sussex compare to other cities in New Jersey?
Is there fiber internet service near me?
Most likely there is not. Our latest information shows there are no fiber internet providers offering coverage to more than 15% of the Sussex, New Jersey population.
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 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.
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.
Which internet service provider offers the most coverage in Sussex, New Jersey?
Service Electric Cable TV provides broadband internet service to 100.0% of Sussex.
How many broadband service providers are there near me?
Currently there are 4 companies that provide internet service to at least 15% of Sussex, NJ residents.
Sussex 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.
- 290+ channels
- Satellite coverage virtually anywhere
- 4 video package tiers
- Access to apps, Google assistant and 2000 hour smart DVR
Hulu Live TV
- 75+ channels
- Access to premium Hulu originals
- Includes Disney+ and ESPN+
- 2 simultaneous streams supported on a broad array of devices
- 140+ channels
- Unlimited cloud DVR
- Local network and sports coverage
- Unlimited streams in-home. TV to go with the DIRECTV app
- 180+ channels
- 1000 hours of cloud DVR
- Local network coverage
- Extensive sports coverage plus sports add-on packages