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Internet Service Providers in Philadelphia, PA

Philadelphia, PA has a total of 24 internet providers including  8 Fiber providers, 4 Cable providers, 8 DSL providers, 9 Copper providers, 4 Fixed Wireless providers and 3 Satellite providers.

Broadband Score of 44Middle of the Road

Getting internet in Philadelphia, PA is a mixed bag. With a score of 44 you probably are not going to be streaming 4k video, but at least you can stream high definition. A Middle of the Road score places you in an area with average speeds, access, pricing, and feedback.

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Top 7 Broadband Providers in Philadelphia, PA (View all internet providers in Philadelphia, PA below)

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HughesNet logo


Unlimited Data – With no hard data limits, if you use the data in your plan, speeds will reduce.

HughesNet provides Satellite in Philadelphia, PA

  • National satellite Internet service provider with A+ BBB Rating
  • Free standard Installation included
  • 24/7 technical support
100.00%Excellent Coverage
HughesNet internet pricing starting at:

(855) 980-2160

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Exede logo


Internet service delivered with faster uploads and faster downloads.

Exede provides Satellite in Philadelphia, PA

  • High-speed satellite Internet service anywhere in the U.S.
  • 3-Year Price Lock
  • Some locations can receive double the normal data, free
100.00%Excellent Coverage
Exede internet pricing starting at:

(866) 606-9068

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Our mission is to connect the world by making the internet accessible, affordable and secure to everyone, anywhere.

Viasat provides Satellite in Philadelphia, PA

  • New unlimited data plans available in select areas
  • Speeds up to 30mbps available
  • WiFi modem included in most plans
100.00%Excellent Coverage
Viasat internet pricing starting at:

(844) 899-9722

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Verizon logo


Fios customers get upload speeds as fast as their download speeds.

Verizon provides Fiber, DSL and Mobile in Philadelphia, PA

  • Take Wi-Fi with you with your mobile hotspot
  • Connect multiple Wi-Fi-enabled devices to Verizon's 4G LTE network
  • Track your data usage in real time on the Verizon Jetpack display
85.70%Excellent Coverage
Verizon internet pricing starting at:

(844) 338-4948

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Xfinity by Comcast logo

Xfinity by Comcast

Comcast customers get access to millions of WiFi hotspots nationwide!

Xfinity by Comcast provides Cable in Philadelphia, PA

  • Includes Constant Guard, online protection suite (includes Norton)
  • Xfinity Connect app - text and make WiFi calls from your smartphone
  • Access to Millions of WiFi Hotspots
71.14%Good Coverage
Xfinity by Comcast internet pricing starting at:

(855) 410-1914

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Windstream logo


Windstream offers two great high-speed Internet plans that will support all of your online activities.

Windstream provides Fiber, Cable, DSL and Copper in Philadelphia, PA

  • 24/7 technical support
  • No contracts required
  • Free wireless equipment
0.02%Poor Coverage
Windstream internet pricing starting at:

(844) 394-9875

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RCN Telecom Services

Award-winning, high-speed internet service with super fast speeds up to 155 Mbps.

RCN Telecom Services provides Fiber and Cable in Philadelphia, PA

  • Latest equipment so you can get lightning fast speeds.
  • Low cost subscription to McAfee® Internet Security
  • 24/7 Customer Support
0.00%Poor Coverage
RCN Telecom Services internet pricing starting at:

(844) 464-0058

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2 Television Providers in Philadelphia, PA

Dish Network logo

Dish Network

Dish Network offers satellite television service that integrates with Amazon Alexa.

Dish Network provides Television in Philadelphia, PA

  • Free upgrade to HD-DVR
  • Free Premium channels for three months (HBO, CineMax, Starz, Showtime, Dish Movie Pack)
  • HD included free
  • Local channels included
Dish Network television pricing starting at:

(844) 892-3822

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DIRECTV has been rated #1 in customer satisfaction over cable for 17 years running.

DIRECTV provides Television in Philadelphia, PA

  • Includes local channels
  • HBO, Showtime, Starz, Cinemax free (46 channels in all) for first 3 months
  • Free upgrade to Genie HD-DVR (for qualifying customers)
  • Free professional (standard) installation in up to 4 rooms
DIRECTV television pricing starting at:

(855) 410-2386

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4 Cell Phone Providers in Philadelphia, PA

Verizon logo


Fios customers get upload speeds as fast as their download speeds.

Verizon provides Cell Phone service in Philadelphia, PA

  • Take Wi-Fi with you with your mobile hotspot
  • Connect multiple Wi-Fi-enabled devices to Verizon's 4G LTE network
  • Track your data usage in real time on the Verizon Jetpack display
Verizon cell phone pricing starting at:

(844) 338-4948

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Sprint logo


Moving Forward. Now together with Nextel

Sprint provides Cell Phone service in Philadelphia, PA

  • No annual service contract
  • No surprising overage charges
  • 3G/4G nationwide
Sprint cell phone pricing starting at:

(855) 881-8203

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Stick Together

T-Mobile provides Cell Phone service in Philadelphia, PA

  • Take your WiFi connection with you on the go
  • Stream unlimited video on Netflix, HBO NOW, Hulu, and others.
  • Up to 20GB of your unused 4G LTE data rolls over
T-Mobile cell phone pricing starting at:

(855) 411-0428

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AT&T Mobility

Bundle with DirecTV for even more savings!

AT&T Mobility provides Cell Phone service in Philadelphia, PA

  • Unlimited Data, Talk and Text!
AT&T Mobility cell phone pricing starting at:

(844) 402-2497

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All 17 Broadband Service Providers in Philadelphia, PA

ProviderMax DownloadMax UploadBroadband TypeCoverage
HughesNet logoHughesNet25 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite
Viasat logoViasat30 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite
Exede logoExede25 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite
Verizon logoVerizon100 Mbps100 MbpsFiber, DSL, Television and Mobile
Xfinity by Comcast logoXfinity by Comcast150 Mbps10 MbpsCable and Television
Global Capacity logoGlobal Capacity8 Mbps1 MbpsDSL and Copper
Hotwire Communications, Ltd. logoHotwire Communications, Ltd.50 Mbps20 MbpsFiber, Cable, Copper and Fixed Wireless
Windstream logoWindstream12 Mbps2 MbpsFiber, Cable, DSL and Copper
Birch Communications logoBirch Communications1 Mbps1 MbpsFiber, DSL, Copper and Fixed Wireless
RCN Telecom Services logoRCN Telecom Services155 Mbps15 MbpsFiber, Cable and Television~
Ironton Telephone Company logoIronton Telephone Company50 Mbps5 MbpsDSL~
Full Service Network logoFull Service Network45 Mbps45 MbpsCopper~
Speedwavz logoSpeedwavz15 Mbps5 MbpsFixed Wireless~
Level 3 Communications logoLevel 3 Communications~~Fiber, DSL and Copper~
NetCarrier logoNetCarrier~~Fiber, DSL and Copper~
XO Communications logoXO Communications~~DSL, Copper and Fixed Wireless~
Cogent Communications logoCogent Communications~~Fiber and Copper~

Average Download Speed For Philadelphia, PA

71 Mbps

Philadelphia, PA's Broadband Profile

1,060,574 of the residents of Philadelphia have at least one connection to the Internet (at home or the office).

About 69.50% of Philadelphia is connected to the Internet. This means there are still about 465,432 people with NO Internet access in Philadelphia, PA.

Internet Speed Facts For Philadelphia, PA

The average download speed for all terrestrial broadband (including cable) Internet in Philadelphia, PA is 71 Mbps and the maximum download speed available is 155 Mbps. Upload speeds via landline average 19 Mbps in Philadelphia.

The average download speed for all wireless Internet providers in Philadelphia, PA is 25 Mbps and the maximum download speed available is 25-50 Mbps. The upload speed average via wireless Internet providers in Philadelphia is 3 Mbps. Wireless Internet is defined as service coming from fixed wireless or mobile broadband providers.

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Average Advertised Speeds in Philadelphia, PA
Fiber (8)100 Mbps100 Mbps
Cable (4)150 Mbps10 Mbps
DSL (8)8 Mbps1 Mbps
Copper (9)12 Mbps8 Mbps
Fixed Wireless (4)19 Mbps7 Mbps
Satellite (3)25 Mbps3 Mbps
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Free wireless internet access points in Philadelphia, PA

Free Library Of Philadelphia
1901 Vine St
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(215) 686-5300
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Andorra Branch
705 East Cathedral Road
Philadelphia, PA 19128
(215) 685-2552
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Blanche A. Nixon-Cobbs Creek Branch
5800 Cobbs Creek Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19143
(215) 685-1973
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Bushrod Branch
6304 Castor Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19149
(215) 685-1471
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Bustleton Branch
10199 Bustleton Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19116
(215) 685-0472
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Cecil B. Moore Branch
2320 Cecil B. Moore Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19121
(215) 685-2766
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Central Library
1901 Vine Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(215) 686-5322
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Charles L. Durham Branch
3320 Haverford Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19104
(215) 685-7436
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Charles Santore Branch
932 South 7th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147
(215) 686-1766
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Chestnut Hill Branch
8711 Germantown Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19118
(215) 685-9290
Free Library Of Philadelphia - David Cohen Ogontz Branch
6017 Ogontz Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19141
(215) 685-3566
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Eastwick Branch
2851 Island Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19153
(215) 685-4170
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Falls Of Schuylkill Branch
3501 Midvale Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19129
(215) 685-2093
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Fishtown Community Branch
1217 East Montgomery Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19125
(215) 685-9990
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Fox Chase Branch
501 Rhawn Street
Philadelphia, PA 19111
(215) 685-0547
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Frankford Branch
4634 Frankford Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19124
(215) 685-1473
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Fumo Family Branch
2437 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19148
(215) 685-1758
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Greater Olney Branch
5501 North 5th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19120
(215) 685-2846
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Haddington Branch
446 North 65th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19151
(215) 685-1970
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Haverford Branch
5543 Haverford Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19139
(215) 685-1964
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Holmesburg Branch
7810 Frankford Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19136
(215) 685-8756
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Independence Branch
18 S. 7th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(215) 685-1633
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Joseph E. Coleman Northwest Regional Library
68 West Chelten Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19144
(215) 685-2150
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Katharine Drexel Branch
11099 Knights Road
Philadelphia, PA 19154
(215) 685-9383
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Kensington Branch
104 West Dauphin Street
Philadelphia, PA 19133
(215) 685-9996
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Kingsessing Branch
1201 South 51st Street
Philadelphia, PA 19143
(215) 685-2690
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Lawncrest Branch
6098 Rising Sun Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19111
(215) 685-0549
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Library For The Blind And Physically Handicapped
919 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 683-3213
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Lillian Marrero Branch
601 West Lehigh Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19133
(215) 685-9794
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Logan Branch
1333 Wagner Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19141
(215) 685-9156
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Lovett Branch
6945 Germantown Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19119
(215) 685-2095
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library
125 South 52nd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19139
(215) 685-7424
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Mcpherson Square Branch
601 East Indiana Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19134
(215) 685-9995
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Nicetown-Tioga Branch
3720 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19140
(215) 685-9790
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Northeast Regional Library
2228 Cottman Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19149
(215) 685-0522
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Oak Lane Branch
6614 North 12th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19126
(215) 685-2848
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Overbrook Park Branch
7422 Haverford Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19151
(215) 685-0182
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Paschalville Branch
6942 Woodland Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19142
(215) 685-2662
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Philadelphia City Institute
1905 Locust Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(215) 685-6621
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Queen Memorial Library
1201 South 23rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19146
(215) 685-1899
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Ramonita De Rodriguez Branch
600 West Girard Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19123
(215) 686-1768
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
2987 Almond Street
Philadelphia, PA 19134
(215) 685-9992
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Roxborough Branch
6245 Ridge Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19128
(215) 685-2550
Free Library Of Philadelphia - South Philadelphia Branch
1700 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19145
(215) 685-1866
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Tacony Branch
6742 Torresdale Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19135
(215) 685-8755
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Thomas F. Donatucci, Sr.
1935 Shunk Street
Philadelphia, PA 19145
(215) 685-1755
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Torresdale Branch
3079 Holme Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19136
(215) 685-0494
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Wadsworth Branch
1500 Wadsworth Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19150
(215) 685-9293
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Walnut Street West
201 South 40th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
(215) 685-7671
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Welsh Road Branch
9233 Roosevelt Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19114
(215) 685-0498
Free Library Of Philadelphia - West Oak Lane Branch
2000 Washington Lane
Philadelphia, PA 19138
(215) 685-2843
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Whitman Branch
200 Snyder Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19148
(215) 685-1754
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Widener Branch
2808 West Lehigh Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19132
(215) 685-9799
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Wynnefield Branch
5325 Overbrook Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19131
(215) 685-0298
Free Library Of Philadelphia - Wyoming Branch
231 East Wyoming Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19120
(215) 685-9158