Internet Service in Pennsylvania

78.9% of people living in PA have high speed Internet at home. However, the access to high speed Internet throughout the state is excellent. Wireless Internet is available in 99.7% of Pennsylvania. Cable Internet is available to 94.6%. DSL is offered to 93.5% of the population. An impressive 50.6% of PA residents have Fiber Internet access, a percentage much higher than the national average.

96% of the population in Pennsylvania has access to either wired or wireless high speed Internet at a download speed of 10 Mbps. More than 87% of the state has at least 3 or more providers to choose from for high speed Internet service. However, there are still 5.5% of Pennsylvania residents who lack Internet connection.

10.10%

Population with faster than 1 Gbps available.

23.40%

Population with only 100 Mbps speeds or less available.

9.80%

Population with only 25 Mbps speeds or less available.

33 Mbps

Average internet download speed across the state

1.20%

Population with no wired internet access available.

98.80%

Population with wired internet access available.

4.00%

Population underserved with minimum service options available

23

Average broadband score for Pennsylvania

Broadband in Pennsylvania

Largest Cities in PennsylvaniaProvidersSpeeds (down/up)Speeds (down/up)Broadband Score
Allentown, PA281 Gbps / 1 Gbps69 Mbps / 56 Mbps59
Allison Park, PA242 Gbps / 150 Mbps31 Mbps / 17 Mbps44
Altoona, PA19120 Mbps / 15 Mbps12 Mbps / 2 Mbps35
Bethel Park, PA242 Gbps / 940 Mbps50 Mbps / 51 Mbps31
Bethlehem, PA241 Gbps / 1 Gbps36 Mbps / 23 Mbps52
Bloomsburg, PA151 Gbps / 1 Gbps59 Mbps / 36 Mbps57
Butler, PA18400 Mbps / 40 Mbps29 Mbps / 3 Mbps40
Carlisle, PA222 Gbps / 940 Mbps55 Mbps / 55 Mbps30
Chambersburg, PA172 Gbps / 40 Mbps8 Mbps / 10 Mbps20
Chester, PA202 Gbps / 940 Mbps55 Mbps / 57 Mbps25
Coatesville, PA202 Gbps / 940 Mbps55 Mbps / 59 Mbps27
Drexel Hill, PA222 Gbps / 940 Mbps58 Mbps / 54 Mbps35
Easton, PA251 Gbps / 1 Gbps34 Mbps / 22 Mbps52
Ephrata, PA191 Gbps / 1 Gbps40 Mbps / 29 Mbps54
Erie, PA16100 Mbps / 11 Mbps9 Mbps / 1 Mbps20
Greensburg, PA202 Gbps / 25 Mbps28 Mbps / 10 Mbps48
Hanover, PA182 Gbps / 40 Mbps7 Mbps / 9 Mbps23
Harrisburg, PA302 Gbps / 940 Mbps39 Mbps / 40 Mbps28
Hazleton, PA211 Gbps / 1 Gbps44 Mbps / 26 Mbps55
Hermitage, PA212 Gbps / 25 Mbps27 Mbps / 10 Mbps39
Hershey, PA282 Gbps / 940 Mbps40 Mbps / 42 Mbps35
Horsham, PA262 Gbps / 940 Mbps45 Mbps / 45 Mbps33
Indiana, PA172 Gbps / 1 Gbps67 Mbps / 69 Mbps80
Johnstown, PA20120 Mbps / 15 Mbps12 Mbps / 2 Mbps33
King of Prussia, PA202 Gbps / 940 Mbps55 Mbps / 58 Mbps24
Lancaster, PA262 Gbps / 1 Gbps26 Mbps / 26 Mbps49
Lansdale, PA232 Gbps / 940 Mbps50 Mbps / 51 Mbps30
Lebanon, PA252 Gbps / 150 Mbps12 Mbps / 14 Mbps28
Levittown, PA252 Gbps / 940 Mbps45 Mbps / 47 Mbps25
Meadville, PA15400 Mbps / 25 Mbps34 Mbps / 3 Mbps40
Monroeville, PA232 Gbps / 940 Mbps50 Mbps / 51 Mbps30
Murrysville, PA192 Gbps / 150 Mbps17 Mbps / 19 Mbps29
New Castle, PA202 Gbps / 25 Mbps25 Mbps / 10 Mbps39
Norristown, PA242 Gbps / 940 Mbps46 Mbps / 49 Mbps26
Philadelphia, PA332 Gbps / 940 Mbps42 Mbps / 37 Mbps44
Phoenixville, PA182 Gbps / 940 Mbps62 Mbps / 65 Mbps24
Pittsburgh, PA292 Gbps / 940 Mbps56 Mbps / 43 Mbps59
Pottstown, PA252 Gbps / 940 Mbps51 Mbps / 45 Mbps33
Pottsville, PA182 Gbps / 1 Gbps48 Mbps / 38 Mbps53
Reading, PA282 Gbps / 20 Mbps11 Mbps / 7 Mbps31
Scranton, PA182 Gbps / 20 Mbps7 Mbps / 10 Mbps24
Sharon, PA15100 Mbps / 11 Mbps10 Mbps / 2 Mbps26
State College, PA202 Gbps / 20 Mbps10 Mbps / 9 Mbps26
Washington, PA212 Gbps / 940 Mbps53 Mbps / 53 Mbps36
West Chester, PA222 Gbps / 940 Mbps50 Mbps / 53 Mbps24
West Mifflin, PA232 Gbps / 940 Mbps65 Mbps / 51 Mbps45
Whitehall, PA262 Gbps / 100 Mbps10 Mbps / 10 Mbps31
Williamsport, PA142 Gbps / 20 Mbps8 Mbps / 12 Mbps25
Willow Grove, PA252 Gbps / 940 Mbps45 Mbps / 47 Mbps30
York, PA232 Gbps / 150 Mbps11 Mbps / 14 Mbps22
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Top 10 Providers (by Coverage) in Pennsylvania
ProviderAvg. Speeds
HughesNet25 Mbps
Viasat25 Mbps
Cyberonic11 Mbps
Verizon20 Mbps
Verizon Fios Fiber757 Mbps
PenTeleData525 Mbps
Windstream33 Mbps
Blue Ridge Communications100 Mbps
Limitless Mobile8 Mbps
Armstrong389 Mbps