Wildwood Crest, New Jersey Broadband Internet Service
Broadband is defined as internet service with a minimum download speed of 25 Mbps. There are 3 choices for service in Wildwood Crest, 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 Wildwood Crest 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||99.3%|
|2||ViaSat||Satellite||100 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
|3||HughesNet||Satellite||25 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
Wildwood Crest NJ Internet Access Options
More internet service competition in a city encourages providers to continue to build out and improve their network in addition to keeping prices fair.
The following represents the percentage of population in Wildwood Crest which have access to at least two internet service providers with a particular internet access speed:
Broadband Internet Speeds
For most users, the average download speed of their internet service is more important than their upload speed. However, upload speed plays at least some role for all users.
Average upload speeds in Wildwood Crest of 7.19 Mbps are slower than the Cape May County upload speeds and slower than the statewide average for New Jersey.
Wildwood Crest Internet Access Facts
The average internet download speed in Cape May County is 41 Mbps based upon 245768 samples taken in the past year
The average upload speed in Wildwood Crest is 7.19 Mbps. This is 17.6% slower than the average in New Jersey and 38% slower than the national average of 11.56 Mbps
The average download speed in Wildwood Crest is 21.2% slower than the Cape May County average and 0.3% slower than the national average of 32.4 Mbps
The average upload speed in Wildwood Crest is 7.19 Mbps. This is 35.9% slower than the Cape May County average and 38% slower than the national average of 11.56 Mbps
Cable internet is available to 98.5% of Cape May County residents
Fiber optic internet is available to 20.6% of Cape May 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 Wildwood Crest 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 Wildwood Crest, New Jersey.
How do the internet speeds in Wildwood Crest compare to other cities in New Jersey?
Click through to see how the Wildwood Crest broadband speeds compare to these other cities throughout the state: Barrington, Island Heights, Leisure Village, Prospect Park, Ramsey, Washington, Watchung
How many broadband service providers are there near me?
Currently there are 3 companies that provide internet service to at least 15% of Wildwood Crest, NJ residents.
What is cable internet service?
Cable internet service streams data through the same coaxial cables used for cable television. In nearly all instances cable internet will be faster than DSL. Cable internet is available to nearly 90% of Americans but does not have as much coverage in remote areas as DSL.
What is Mbps?
Mbps is an abbreviation for Megabits Per Second and represents the rate of data transmission. A larger value for download Mbps or upload Mbps means a file will take less time to be sent than it will with an internet connection with a lower Mbps.
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 Wildwood Crest, New Jersey?
The following zip codes were used: 8260
Who has the fastest internet service in Wildwood Crest?
Xfinity with a download speed of 987 Mbps provides the fastest internet service in Wildwood Crest.
Wildwood Crest 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