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About Armstrong

With extensive experience in telecommunication, Armstrong has been in the telephone service industry for over 60 years and providing Internet for over 20 years in New York, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Maryland, West Virginia and Kentucky. Armstrong has been a leader in innovation. Using fiber optics and advanced technology, our networks are designed to provide leading-edge services and high reliability to homes and businesses. Armstrong is nationally recognized for customer service excellence. Our dedication to the customer has kept us a leader in the industry.

Investing in the Future of Your Communities

Access to broadband is a fundamental foundation for economic development. A community’s ability to access educational opportunities, healthcare and a speedy response from public safety officials is vitally important. The New NY Broadband Program provides New York State grant funding to support projects that deliver high-speed internet access to unserved and underserved areas of the State, with priority

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Top 34 Internet Providers in NYC, NY

August 11, 2020 | internet | No Comments

Fastest internet service providers in NYC

RCN offers internet at speeds up to 1000 Mbps

Spectrum offers internet at speeds up to 940 Mbps

Verizon offers internet at speeds up to 940 Mbps

Optimum offers internet at speeds up to 400 Mbps

The fastest residential internet plans in New York City reach speeds up to 1,000 Mbps or 1 Gbps, also known as gigabit internet. According to FCC data gathered in June 2019, 73.21% of Brooklyn and 50.52% of Manhattan has access to gigabit internet.8 Gigabit coverage in Queens hangs out under 10%, and Staten Island and the Bronx both have less than 5% coverage.9 Those numbers might seem low, but they don’t account for providers who offer speeds slightly slower than 1,000 Mbps in those areas.

For example, Spectrum, RCN, and Verizon Fios don’t quite hit gigabit internet status—even if “gigabit” is in the plan name. Their

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