Internet providers in
Jersey City, NJ

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5+ Mbps
  • Regular browsing
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  • Ideal for 1 person
10+ Mbps
  • HD video streaming
  • Casual gaming
  • Ideal for 1-2 people
20+ Mbps
  • Ultra HD streaming
  • Frequent gaming
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40+ Mbps
  • Simultaneous HD streaming
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Technology Type

DSL:

DSL provides internet service via phone cables and is up to ten times faster than dial-up service.

Cable:

Cable provides internet speeds faster than DSL through the same cables used for cable TV.

Satellite:

Satellite internet is widely available, but offers slower speeds due to a far-traveling signal.

Fiber:

Fiber relies on glass strands to relay digital code and is much faster than both DSL and cable.

 
1. Verizon
Available in Jersey City
Connection:
Fiber
Download/Upload
speeds up to

940/880Mbps
2. Xfinity
Available in Jersey City
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
3. Spectrum
Available in Jersey City
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
50Mbps
4. Optimum
Available in Jersey City
Connection:
Cable & Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
5. Viasat
Available in Jersey City
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
6. Monmouth Telephone & Telegraph
Available in Jersey City
Connection:
Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
2Mbps
7. NetCarrier Telecom, Inc.
Available in Jersey City
Connection:
Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
2Mbps
8. XO Communications
Available in Jersey City
Connection:
DSL & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
50Mbps
9. TW Telecom
Available in Jersey City
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
10. Access One, Inc.
Available in Jersey City
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
11. Cogent Communication
Available in Jersey City
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
1. Xfinity
Available in Jersey City
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
2. Spectrum
Available in Jersey City
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
50Mbps
3. Optimum
Available in Jersey City
Connection:
Cable & Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
4. Viasat
Available in Jersey City
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
5. NetCarrier Telecom, Inc.
Available in Jersey City
Connection:
Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
2Mbps
6. Monmouth Telephone & Telegraph
Available in Jersey City
Connection:
Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
3Mbps
7. Megapath
Available in Jersey City
Connection:
DSL & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
8. Zayo Group
Available in Jersey City
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
50Mbps
9. XO Communications
Available in Jersey City
Connection:
Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
50Mbps
10. TW Telecom
Available in Jersey City
Connection:
Fiber & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
11. Cogent Communication
Available in Jersey City
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
12. Lightower Fiber Networks
Available in Jersey City
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
13. Access One, Inc.
Available in Jersey City
Connection:
Fiber & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
14. Level 3 Communications
Available in Jersey City
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
1. AT&T
Available in Jersey City
Connection:
Mobile
AT&T
4GLTE
2. Sprint
Available in Jersey City
Connection:
Mobile
Sprint
4GLTE
3. T-Mobile
Available in Jersey City
Connection:
Mobile
T-Mobile
4GLTE

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Jersey City Residential Internet Coverage

Tucked between two large bodies of water, the city of Jersey City is one of the largest in New Jersey. With over one dozen internet service providers serving this city, Jersey City is an excellent place for both residential customers and business customers.

Nearly all of Jersey City enjoys access to high-speed fiber internet through Verizon Fios, which includes almost all of Jersey City within its service area. Verizon, which provides DSL throughout the country, has a service network that reaches all of Jersey City.

Xfinity makes cable available to much of this city, although part of The Heights in northern Jersey City is not within the Xfinity service area. Service begins stretching into the western half of Downtown, but the eastern half of this neighborhoods falls outside the coverage area.

RCN has a limited service area in this city, covering only part of The Waterfront in eastern Jersey City. Similarly, Time Warner Cable currently only offers cable service to part of The Heights.

All of Jersey City, and many of its outlying communities, enjoy full coverage from Optimum.

The service area of XO Communications reaches parts of The Heights in the North, stretching as far south as Liberty Park, although coverage stops short of Greenville.

Through Cogent Communications, part of Downtown enjoys high-speed internet access.

In addition, from The Heights to Bergen-Lafayette, much of Jersey City is served by Level 3 Communications. Portions of Liberty Park, Bergen-Lafayette, and Greenville are within the service area of NetCarrier Telecom.

Monmouth Telephone and Telegraph brings internet to select Jersey City neighborhoods, including Journal Square, West Side, and Hackensack Riverfront.

TW Telecom has a small service area that covers part of the Downtown neighborhood. Neighborhoods with service coverage from Access One include Lincoln Park, McGinley Square, Downtown, West Side, and Bergen-Lafayette.

Internet Provider types in Jersey City


Cable

47%
Coverage

DSL

45%
Coverage

Fiber

45%
Coverage

Internet Provider availability in Jersey City,NJ


3 Mbps
100%
availability

10 Mbps
100%
availability

25 Mbps
48%
availability
Broadband internet availability
(Internet faster than 25 Mbps)
48%
Jersey City
79%
USA

Summary of Jersey City Internet Providers

ProviderTypeDownload speeds up toUser Rating
VerizonFiber940 MbpsN/A
XfinityCable100 Mbps3.5/5
SpectrumCable50 Mbps3.5/5
OptimumCable & Fiber1000 Mbps3.5/5
ViasatSatellite25 MbpsN/A
Monmouth Telephone & TelegraphOther Copper Wireline2 MbpsN/A
NetCarrier Telecom, Inc.Other Copper Wireline2 MbpsN/A
XO CommunicationsDSL & Other Copper Wireline50 MbpsN/A
TW TelecomFiber1000 Mbps5.0/5
Access One, Inc.Fiber1000 MbpsN/A
Cogent CommunicationFiber1000 MbpsN/A
Availability and speeds displayed are not guaranteed and are subject to change.
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