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Blue Ridge Increases Internet Speeds

Blue Ridge
April 29, 2022

Blue Ridge Increases Internet Speeds

Blue Ridge Communications announced today that it is increasing broadband speeds throughout its service area effective May 1, 2022. "We are excited to continue to provide access to fast, reliable, and affordable Internet. This speed increase is part of our team's plan over a year in the making to continue to meet customer demand," said Mark Masenheimer, VP of Blue Ridge.

It is the second time in the past nine months that Blue Ridge has increased its internet speeds and the fifth time since 2017.

Effective May 1, 2022, Blue Ridge will offer the following internet speeds. Prices remain unchanged.

  • Up to 1 GIG
  • Up to 500mbps increases to Up to 600mbps
  • Up to 300mpbs increases to Up to 500mbps
  • Up to 200mbps increases to Up to 400mpbs
  • Up to 150mbps increases to Up to 300mbps
  • Up to 100mbps increases to Up to 200mbps
  • Up to 25mbps increases to Up to 50mbps

Blue Ridge participates in the Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP), a government program designed to help lower-income households get connected to internet service.  ACP provides a monthly credit of up to $30 towards internet service for eligible families, and both new and existing Blue Ridge customers may qualify.  To learn more and confirm eligibility, visit

About Blue Ridge:
Blue Ridge has been providing Cable TV to communities in Pennsylvania since 1950 and started its internet service in partnership with PenTeleData in 1994. Blue Ridge is committed to delivering innovative, best-in-class services through strategic investments in forward-thinking technology and partnerships with industry-leading companies. As we improve and expand our product offerings and our infrastructure, we continue our efforts to ensure that customers who live in rural areas can still access and enjoy the best of Blue Ridge. We also believe in being active partners with the communities we serve and take pride in supporting various local charities and organizations.

For Media Inquiries, please contact:
Joe Lorah
613 3rd Street, Palmerton, PA 18071
Phone: 610-826-9283


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