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Internet Providers in Center, Colorado
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Internet Access in Center, Colorado
DSL lines and Satellite lines are widespread broadband networks throughout Center, showing 82.51 and virtually one hundred percent coverage respectively.
CenturyLink is also a commonly available broadband choice for Center, offering DSL connections available to 82 percent of the area. Viaero Wireless is another alternative wireless service for 98 percent of local residents, although it requires roof access or line of site with a Viaero Wireless access point.
Broadband competition available for Center is strong, with most households having 4 Internet service providers to choose from. This choice isn't spread out evenly, however. A surprising 47.06 percent of addresses in the area still have only one or zero options for wired broadband service.
Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the most common Internet options in Center.
All the coverage data analysis found here comes from FCC reported data, requiring Internet companies in Center to report coverage data biannually. Leveraging our relationships with providers, BroadbandNow is able to verify public datasets against privatized data reported by telecoms directly. The speed averages displayed on this page are calculated based on actual speed tests from the Center area.
Internet Statistics 2021
47.1% of consumers in Center1,000 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 Center, Colorado
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Jade Communications||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||1.5%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||82.5%|
|Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications)||50 Mbps||DSL||2m 43s||3.6%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
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 Center to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Center||7.1 Mbps||10||$1.17 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +527.3 Mbps )||17 ( +7 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +141.7 Mbps )||17 ( +7 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +153.5 Mbps )||15 ( +5 )||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +162.4 Mbps )||23 ( +13 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +155 Mbps )||8 ( -2 )||$0.66 ( $0.00 )|