Internet Providers in Point Hope, Alaska

Most Popular Internet Providers in Point Hope, Alaska:

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  • 1. HughesNet
    100% Available


    Price Range:

    $59.99 - $149.99

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Includes lease set-up fee. Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $59.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. ASTAC
    99.4% Available


    Price Range:

    $129.99 - $129.99

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
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    • Fiber
    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 1-10mbps
    • Connection: DSL and Fiber
    • Price Range: $129.99 - $129.99
    • Contracts: 1 Year required

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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. [1] 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.

  • There are 4 internet providers in Point Hope with 2 of those offering residential service
  • Point Hope is the 10th most connected city in Alaska ahead of Fairbanks, Nome, and Kotzebue, but behind Barrow and Bethel.

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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

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Point Hope is the 10th most connected city in Alaska ahead of Fairbanks, Nome, and Kotzebue, but behind Barrow and Bethel.

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 1,000 people in North Slope don't have access to any wired internet.

This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Fiber Availability: 99% of people living in Point Hope have residential fiber service available to them.

Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 99% of Point Hope residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In North Slope , approximately 10,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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 )