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Internet Providers in Colorado City, Arizona
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Internet Access in Colorado City, Arizona
Colorado City features a total of 5 Internet providers offering residential service. Including business ISPs, there are 8 companies overall,. (Some may be "double entries" as many companies list residential and business services separately.)
The data on this page comes via FCC reports specific to Colorado City. Coverage data is through private data sources and direct provider reporting to create more accurate results than is available from the FCC directly. Data on pricing of listed Internet plans is sourced thanks to our data experts, who gather thousands of plans annually.
Taking a look now at network technology available within Colorado City, we see that the most frequently available physical wire Internet connection types are Fixed Wireless and Satellite, with 64.65% and virtually one hundred percent respectively.
100 percent of Colorado City households have only one option for wired broadband, or in some cases, none.
Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the most commonly avialable ISPs in Colorado City as measured by coverage area. These ISPs frequently cover the same addresses around Colorado City.
Internet Statistics 2022
100.0% of consumers in Colorado City6,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Colorado City, Arizona
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|South Central Communications||50 Mbps||DSL||2m 43s||12.5%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|T-Mobile Home Internet||115 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 11s||64.7%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Ultra Home Internet||100 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||64.7%|
Internet Provider Competition Map For Colorado City
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.
Data Caps and Video Streaming Around Colorado City
Data collected by our research team suggests that some of the top providers use data caps on residential broadband plans. Data caps are a public issue since subscribers see them as a tactic to stop video streaming, while providers explain they are a necessary tool as they struggle to manage network traffic. Either way, the culprit is the same: streaming services, which can use one to seven Gigabytes/hr.
Compare Colorado City to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Colorado City||31 Mbps||5||$2.49 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||545.6 Mbps ( +514.6 Mbps )||21 ( +16 )||$0.33 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||161.3 Mbps ( +130.3 Mbps )||20 ( +15 )||$0.33 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||180.9 Mbps ( +149.9 Mbps )||19 ( +14 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||186.6 Mbps ( +155.6 Mbps )||26 ( +21 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||179.1 Mbps ( +148.1 Mbps )||10 ( +5 )||$0.39 ( $0.00 )|