Internet Providers in Paradox, CO

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Residential Internet Statistics for Paradox, CO
Internet Providers: 5
Internet Plans: 5
Fastest Speed Available: 25 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $77.79

Internet Access in Paradox, Colorado

Broadband coverage and competition in the Paradox area is not strong in comparison with other Colorado cities. 98.9 percent of local residents have only one or fewer options forbroadband Internet services. So far as connectivity, Paradox ranks at 365th out of 375 communities within Colorado.

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are the main Internet choices in Paradox.

Remember that since FCC data is only collected twice annually and only released 6+ months after that, data shown here may have minor inaccuracies. We source coverage data directly from many providers to help reduce this delay.

DSL providers deliver broadband service via telephone lines, which is why DSL is purchased through telecom companies that also offer landline phone service. DSL network technology is available for 94.48 percent of the Paradox population. See the table on this page for more information about how provider-promised speeds compare to actual performancerecorded by local subscribers.

While the main ISPs are Viasat and HughesNet, Nucla Naturita Telephone also serves the area with DSL service for 94 percent of census blocks and a maximum speed of 25 Mbps. See the interactive map below to see how many options residents have at the census block level, or our speed data to compare how Viasat compares to other Paradox options in speed tests.

Internet Statistics 2021

100 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 Paradox, Colorado

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
Nucla Naturita Telephone 25 Mbps DSL 5m 27s
Nucla Naturita Telephone 25 Mbps Fiber 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Paradox, Colorado

  • NNTC - DSL - 94.5% Availability in Paradox - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
  • NNTC - Fiber - 1.1% Availability in Paradox - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Paradox - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Paradox - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Paradox

Paradox Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Paradox is the 365th most connected city in Colorado behind Grand Junction, Delta, Whitewater, Monticello, and Moab.

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

Approximately 5,000 people in Montrose 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.

In Montrose County, approximately 12,000 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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Paradox

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Nucla Naturita Telephone DSL 94.5%+ 25 Mbps
Nucla Naturita Telephone Fiber 1.1%+ 25 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps

Compare Paradox to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Paradox 3.4 Mbps 4 $3.80 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +412 Mbps ) 14 ( +10 ) $0.54 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +115.5 Mbps ) 18 ( +14 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +112.8 Mbps ) 15 ( +11 ) $0.38 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +124 Mbps ) 21 ( +17 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +124.2 Mbps ) 8 ( +4 ) $0.33 ( $0.00 )