Percentage with access to 100 Mbps download or faster
Percentage with access to
1 Gbps download or faster
Average Mbps download speed
Being close to a metro area means that you might have access to a larger pool of fast internet options. Below are the top 3 metro locations per state.
New York-Newark-Jersey City – Population 19,979,477
New York-Jersey City-White Plains – Population 14,242,759
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington – Population 6,096,372
The largest metro area in New Jersey is New York-Newark-Jersey City with a population of 19,979,477.00. This is followed by the New York-Jersey City-White Plains metro area, with a population of 14,242,759.00. This matters because according to the FCC data, areas with the highest population density tend to offer higher speeds and have access to more Internet providers.
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85% get DSL
99% get Cable
70% get Fiber
100% get Satellite
Broadband government information
In collaboration with NJEDGE, a non-profit educational organization serving New Jersey, the state Office of Information Technology will provide training, consulting, online resources, and technology sustainability planning to small businesses and higher education institutions. This technical assistance will support broadband-based delivery of curriculum and e-commerce development.
NJ Internet news
As part of a longstanding project to connect essential community anchor institutions across the country, and facilitate closer collaboration and long-term benefits for education, research, healthcare, public safety, and government services, the University Corporation for Advanced Internet Development (UCAID) proposes a comprehensive 50-state network benefitting approximately 121,000 community anchors.