Internet Providers in Eckert, CO

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Residential Internet Statistics for Eckert, CO
Internet Providers: 6
Internet Plans: 3
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $54.95

Internet Access in Eckert, Colorado

As it stands, DSL is the only wired network choice with a meaningful level of coverage at addresses in Eckert proper. As of the latest data pull, it can be accessed by approximately virtually one hundred percent of the population. DSL service reaches subscribers through twisted copper phone wires. This is why it often is provided by traditional phone companies, such as TDS Telecom.

TDS Telecom and Rise Broadband also offer Internet service in Eckert, often competing for the same customers.

Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in most cases, will overlap. As you might expect, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is common in Eckert.

There's above-average competition between companies around the Eckert area, but 1,000 locals are still without service from multiple providers. If these residents aren't satisfied by their provider, they are left with no choice but to rely on a lower-grade wireless. Thankfully, this issue isn't widespread in Eckert — the majority of households have 3-4 options for Internet service.

Broadband access insights here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are based on government data and private data collected from telecom industry sources. Statistics about speed data is sourced primarily via M-Labs, the speed test utility shown within BroadbandNow as well as Google and Chrome search results. Our market research team has manually validated pricing and plan details on 129 broadband plans and bundles in Eckert as of 2021.

Internet Statistics 2021

1,000 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 Eckert, Colorado

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Elevate Internet 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
TDS Telecom 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s
Rise Broadband 50 Mbps Fixed Wireless 2m 43s
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Eckert, Colorado

  • TDS - DSL - 99.8% Availability in Eckert - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Rise Broadband - Fixed Wireless - 95.3% Availability in Eckert - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • Elevate - Fiber - 31.1% Availability in Eckert - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Eckert - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Eckert - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Eckert

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Eckert is the 114th most connected city in Colorado ahead of Cedaredge, Olathe, Hotchkiss, and Austin, but behind Delta.

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 Delta County 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: 31% of people living in Eckert 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 31% of Eckert 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 Delta County, approximately 4,000 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.

Data Cap Issues and Video Streaming in Eckert

Data from our market research team suggests that popular ISPs in Eckert use data caps for their residential Internet connections. Data caps are a public issue because customers see caps as a tactic to discourage video streaming, while providers explain they are a reasonable strategy for managing heavy network congestion. Either way, the issue is the same: streaming video, which easily uses 1–7GB per hour.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Eckert

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Mountain Broadband Networks Fixed Wireless 100% 25 Mbps
TDS Telecom DSL 99.8%+ 100 Mbps
Rise Broadband Fixed Wireless 95.3%+ 50 Mbps
Elevate Internet Fiber 31.1%+ 1,000 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Rise Broadband Fixed Wireless 100% 100 Mbps
Elevate Internet Fiber 79.7%+ 1,000 Mbps
Clearnetworx Fiber 0.2%+ 1,000 Mbps

Compare Eckert to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Eckert 73.6 Mbps 6 $0.17 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +341.8 Mbps ) 16 ( +10 ) $0.21 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +45.3 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.15 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +42.6 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.19 ( + $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +53.8 Mbps ) 23 ( +17 ) $0.18 ( + $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +54 Mbps ) 8 ( +2 ) $0.18 ( + $0.00 )