Internet Service Providers in Stratton, CO

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Residential Internet Statistics for Stratton, CO
Wired Internet Providers: 2
Average Speed Test Result: 7.6 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 1,000 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 70.18%

Internet Access in Stratton, Colorado

The availability data on this page is calculated based on Form 477 data submissions. Then, we ensure the data is checked for errors against privatized lit address files. We've processed 1,805 rows of FCC and privatized data catalogues on Internet availability within Stratton. Currently, there is limited speed test data on Stratton. Data is limited to 174 total speed test recordings over the last 12 month period. With this in mind, residents should compare the providers' advertised download rates detailed above for companies like Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) or HughesNet.

CenturyLink is currently the third largest wired broadband provider in Stratton, available for 82 percent of the area. Rebeltec Communications is also a common option — while fixed wireless Internet isn't as well known as cable, it can be an equivalent service quality in some cases.

Coverage from Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet, as a rule, will overlap. As a result, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is common.

DSL-based from telephone providers has strong coverage in comparison to other types of wired broadband around Stratton since it relies on phone lines to send digital data — the physical DSL copper line usually comes in from a utility pole, which continues to a modem attached to the phone jack to complete the connection for Wifi service.

To summarize, the average Stratton resident has 2 choices for Internet. Stratton ranks 202nd in terms of the density of broadband competition at local addresses.

Internet Statistics 2021

1,000 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 Stratton, Colorado

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Plains Cooperative Telephone Association 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
CenturyLink 40 Mbps DSL 3m 24s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 35 Mbps Satellite 3m 54s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Stratton, Colorado

  • CenturyLink - 82.1% Availability in Stratton - Speeds up to 40 Mbps
  • Plains Cooperative Telephone Association - 11.1% Availability in Stratton - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Stratton - Speeds up to 35 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Stratton - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Stratton

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Stratton is the 202nd most connected city in Colorado behind Yuma, Burlington, Goodland, Wray, and Saint Francis.

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

Approximately 600 people in Kit Carson 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: 11% of people living in Stratton 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.

In Kit Carson County, approximately 3,000 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 Caps in Stratton

Many Internet providers have added data limits to home WiFi and broadband plans. Some Internet providers in Stratton, including CenturyLink, have plans with data caps, according to the latest data. Data caps vary widely, and can be anywhere from 250GB up to one Terabyte or more. Data limits are generally very high, so they won't pose a problem for the majority of users. CenturyLink customers in Stratton are advised to verify data limits when purchasing service, and not presume the caps based on what you've seen advertised.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Stratton

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Rebeltec Communications Fixed Wireless 99.1%+ 25 Mbps
CenturyLink DSL 82.1%+ 40 Mbps
Viaero Wireless Fixed Wireless 24.2%+ 25 Mbps
Plains Cooperative Telephone Association Fiber 11.1%+ 1,000 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 35 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
CenturyLink Business DSL 100% 40 Mbps

Compare Stratton to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Stratton 7.6 Mbps 6 $2.55 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +341.5 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +99.5 Mbps ) 18 ( +12 ) $0.20 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +92.1 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.33 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +104.1 Mbps ) 21 ( +15 ) $0.21 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +107.7 Mbps ) 9 ( +3 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )