Internet Providers in Wolcott, CO

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Residential Internet Statistics for Wolcott, CO
Internet Providers: 9
Internet Plans: 6
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $53.99

Internet Access in Wolcott, Colorado

Wolcott currently has relatively few choices for Internet service, including 9 total providers in the area including business, mobile, and wireless operators.

The plans shown here are manually collected by our data analysis team.

Wolcott addresses that are able to get any sort of Internet service are likely to pay a high price for it, since areas with low broadband competition give providers no incentive to reduce prices or improve equipment quality.

Fixed wireless Internet service is the top network option in much of Wolcott. Fixed wireless usually outperforms less ideal Internet access technologies such as satellite broadband Internet. Our latest data suggests that 53.85 percent of the area has access to some form of fixed wireless service.

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are the strongest providers in Wolcott as measured by coverage. These providers frequently compete at addresses in different neighborhoods around Wolcott.

  • There are 9 internet providers in Wolcott with 5 of those offering residential service
  • Wolcott is the 188th most connected city in Colorado ahead of Gypsum, but behind Avon, Eagle, Edwards, and Vail.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Wolcott, Colorado

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
XFINITY from Comcast 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
CenturyLink 40 Mbps DSL 3m 24s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Wolcott, Colorado

  • CenturyLink - DSL - 38.5% Availability in Wolcott - Speeds up to 40 Mbps
  • Xfinity - Cable - 7.2% Availability in Wolcott - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Wolcott - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Wolcott - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Wolcott

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Wolcott is the 188th most connected city in Colorado ahead of Gypsum, but behind Avon, Eagle, Edwards, and Vail.

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

Approximately 4,000 people in Eagle 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 Eagle County, approximately 6,000 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 Around Wolcott

Data collected by our market researchers suggests that top ISPs in the area use data caps on residential Internet plans. Data caps are controversial since consumers see caps as a strategy for limiting video streaming, while providers explain that they are a necessary tool as they struggle to manage heavy network traffic. Either way, the issue is the same: streaming services, which can use anywhere from 1–7GB per hour.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Wolcott

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Visionary Communications Fixed Wireless 53.9%+ 100 Mbps
CenturyLink DSL 38.5%+ 40 Mbps
XFINITY from Comcast Cable 7.2%+ 1,000 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Visionary Communications Fixed Wireless 100% 100 Mbps
Comcast Business Cable 51.5%+ 987 Mbps
CenturyLink Business DSL 100% 40 Mbps
San Isabel Telecom Copper 29.6%+ 10 Mbps

Compare Wolcott to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Wolcott 7.9 Mbps 5 $0.42 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +407.5 Mbps ) 14 ( +9 ) $0.54 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +111 Mbps ) 18 ( +13 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +108.3 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.38 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +119.5 Mbps ) 21 ( +16 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +119.7 Mbps ) 8 ( +3 ) $0.33 ( $0.00 )