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Internet Providers in Kipnuk, Alaska
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Internet Access in Kipnuk, Alaska
The Internet coverage data on this page is drawn from FCC Form 477 data and scrubbed for issues against privatized databases. As of 2022, we've processed 161 rows of FCC and privatized databases on broadband availability in Kipnuk. Currently, there is a lack of meaningful speed test recordings on the Kipnuk area — 12 total records over the past year. Residents should note the official speeds in the listings above.
HughesNet and UUI Internet are the main Internet choices in Kipnuk.
Satellite and mobile companies can provide alternative Internet access choices for Kipnuk those who don't have access to more robust cable or DSL connections.
The level of competition between broadband providers for residents of the Kipnuk area is overall high. The average resident has at least 3 providers available in their area. Access isn't spread out equally, however — as a surprising 100 percent of the population still have only one or fewer options.
Overall, the most common broadband services in Kipnuk are Satellite, followed by DSL. The coverage maps and speed test data below illustrate how the real-world speed test results vary when comparing specific zip codes and ISPs in Kipnuk.
Internet Statistics 2022
100.0% of consumers in Kipnuk600 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Kipnuk, Alaska
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|UUI Internet||10 Mbps||DSL||13m 39s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Provider Competition Map For Kipnuk
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Kipnuk ISPs with Data Caps
Both major providers place data use limitations on some or all broadband packages. Limitations on data and streaming vary from package to package. Data caps mean the most most to people using their connection heavily. Single HD streams use around 3 Gigabytes per hour. This usually isn't close to a data ceiling in the 250–1,000GB range commonly found among wired providers. 4K video is the looming issue with data caps. 4K TV eats up an easy 7 Gigabytes per hour.
Compare Kipnuk to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Kipnuk||0.2 Mbps||4||$3.80 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||545.6 Mbps ( +545.4 Mbps )||21 ( +17 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||161.3 Mbps ( +161.1 Mbps )||20 ( +16 )||$0.35 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||180.9 Mbps ( +180.7 Mbps )||19 ( +15 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||186.6 Mbps ( +186.4 Mbps )||26 ( +22 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||179.1 Mbps ( +178.9 Mbps )||10 ( +6 )||$0.36 ( $0.00 )|