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Internet Providers in Ansonia, Connecticut
Most Popular Internet Providers in Ansonia, Connecticut:
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Internet Access in Ansonia, Connecticut
The average Ansonia address can get access to broadband service through 1.97 companies.
Coverage from the two biggest companies, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, generally, will overlap. As you might predict, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one.
The packages listed above are manually collected by our data science and research division.
Cable and DSL are the primary network options within the Ansonia area. They are frequently overlapping and competing on service quality. Cable speed is overall stronger and more consistent. That said, the overall speeds we've recorded with either system are comparable.
Outside of the Internet providers detailed above, XFINITY from Comcast provides a third option for coverage in practically one hundred percent of the Ansonia area.
Internet Statistics 2021
2.7% of consumers in Ansonia500 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 Ansonia, Connecticut
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s||99.9%|
|Frontier Communications||Call For Speed Availability||DSL||1m 21s||97.4%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
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.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.
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 Around Ansonia
Data collected by our research team suggests that many of the popular ISPs in Ansonia use data caps on residential broadband plans. Data caps are a public issue because customers see caps as a tactic for limiting streaming. Providers explain they are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage heavy network congestion. In either case, the issue is the same: streaming video, which easily consumes anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes/hour.
Compare Ansonia to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Ansonia||56.9 Mbps||4||$0.32 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +477.5 Mbps )||17 ( +13 )||$0.41 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +91.9 Mbps )||17 ( +13 )||$0.22 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +103.7 Mbps )||15 ( +11 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +112.6 Mbps )||23 ( +19 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +105.2 Mbps )||8 ( +4 )||$0.30 ( $0.00 )|