Currently, there are 6 Internet service providers (ISPs) in the State College area with home service, and a total of 21 including specialized smb, enterprise, and mobile providers such as Getwireless.net.
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) offers the widest availability for State College residents. close to one hundred percent of State College census blocks can get access to them. HughesNet is the most likely second choice, providing near one hundred percent of the area with Satellite service. The fastest Internet plan we’ve seen for HughesNet for State College is 25 Mbps.
Looking at network technology offered around the city, we see that the most frequently available hardwired broadband Internet tech infrastructures are Cable (99.18 percent coverage) and DSL (97.64 percent coverage). TV companies are the main source for cable Internet service, because they can re-purpose their existing TV wires — which already connect to most homes — to connect subscribers to