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Internet Providers in Point Hope, Alaska
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Internet Access in Point Hope, Alaska
FCC datasets are the primary source of the Point Hope broadband coverage information listed here.  Since 2014, we have analyzed 83 rows of governmental and privatized data catalogues on Internet availability within Point Hope. There is currently limited speed test data from the Point Hope area — only 10 recordings over the last twelve month period. Locals should note the official download speeds listed above.
DSL Internet from phone providers has strong coverage in comparison to other Internet options around Point Hope since virtually every house in Point Hope is connected to phone lines. Therefore, since most buildings are already serviceable for landline access, it's no suprise that Point Hope has 99.41 percent DSL coverage.
Coverage from HughesNet and ASTAC, as a rule, will overlap. As a result, the choice between HughesNet and ASTAC is common.
In summary, Point Hope's broadband access is below average — most of the area has 1 provider available. Extremely few locals have no broadband-capable providers at all, however, so the broadband infrastructure already in place is somewhat equally distributed. View the map below to see how coverage varies in Point Hope, and access speed test statistics for local providers.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Point Hope, Alaska
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|ASTAC||10 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||13m 39s||99.4%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Provider Competition Map For Point Hope
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.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Compare Point Hope to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Point Hope||55.3 Mbps||3||$3.80 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||545.6 Mbps ( +490.3 Mbps )||21 ( +18 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||161.3 Mbps ( +106 Mbps )||20 ( +17 )||$0.35 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||180.9 Mbps ( +125.6 Mbps )||19 ( +16 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||186.6 Mbps ( +131.3 Mbps )||26 ( +23 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||179.1 Mbps ( +123.8 Mbps )||10 ( +7 )||$0.36 ( $0.00 )|