Internet Providers in New Preston Marble Dale, Connecticut

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Residential Internet Statistics for New Preston Marble Dale, CT
Wired Internet Providers: 3
Average Speed Test Result: 31.47 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 940 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 0.17%

Internet Access in New Preston Marble Dale, Connecticut

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) has the most availability in New Preston Marble Dale. HughesNet is also widely available.

Frontier Communications provides an second choice, serving New Preston Marble Dale with a maximum download speed of 100 Mbps.

Since most houses come pre-wired for one phone (DSL) provider and one cable TV provider, the majority of New Preston Marble Dale residents have 2 wired Internet options to choose from. 1.04 percent of the New Preston Marble Dale area are limited to one or fewer choices for which provider to use. DSL and cable Internet services generally provide the most reasonable price and data packages for home use.

In terms of network technology installed around the city, we see that the most prevalent wired broadband Internet technology types are DSL and Cable, with 99.08% and 98.44% respectively. TV companies are where customers look for cable Internet and Wifi service, seeing as they can leverage their pre-existing coaxial TV wires — which have already been built out to homes in the area — to connect subscribers to the Internet. Cable often makes sense for New Preston Marble Dale residents because of the strong mix of speed and value. Telephone companies are the main source for DSL Internet, since DSL transmits digital information via phone wires. As copper wires go, the twisted copper bundle construction seen in phone lines results in lower speeds and bandwidth than newer wire types such as cable and several times less than fiber.

The broadband availability stats here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are calculated from a mix of public government data and private data collected directly from telecoms. Statistics about speed and performance data comes via M-Labs. Our market researchers have manually aggregated price on 248 Internet deals in the New Preston Marble Dale market to date.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In New Preston Marble Dale, Connecticut

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Spectrum 940 Mbps Cable 8s
Optimum by Altice 940 Mbps Cable 8s
Frontier Communications 115 Mbps DSL 1m 11s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in New Preston Marble Dale, Connecticut

  • Frontier - 99.1% Availability in New Preston Marble Dale - Speeds up to 115 Mbps
  • Spectrum - 98.4% Availability in New Preston Marble Dale - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • Optimum by Altice - 7.0% Availability in New Preston Marble Dale - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in New Preston Marble Dale - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in New Preston Marble Dale - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For New Preston Marble Dale

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New Preston Marble Dale is the 147th most connected city in Connecticut ahead of Bethlehem, Litchfield, and Kent, but behind Cornwall Bridge and New Milford.

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

Approximately 700 people in Litchfield 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.

Approximately 99% of New Preston Marble Dale 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 Litchfield County, approximately 2,000 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 in New Preston Marble Dale

Data from our researchers shows that top ISPs in the area place some sort of limit on streaming on residential Internet packages. Data caps are disliked because customers view them as a tactic for limiting video streaming. Providers insist caps are a necessary strategy as they struggle to manage network congestion. Either way, the issue is the same: video streaming, which can use anywhere from 1–7GB/hr.

Internet access in New Preston Marble Dale neighborhoods

New Preston Marble Dale Broadband information can be found in the following communities: New Preston.

Summary Of Internet Providers In New Preston Marble Dale

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Frontier Communications DSL 99.1%+ 115 Mbps
Spectrum Cable 98.4%+ 940 Mbps
Optimum by Altice Cable 7.0%+ 940 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable 100% 940 Mbps
Frontier Business DSL 94.6%+ 115 Mbps
Crown Castle Fiber Fiber 46.2%+ 1,000 Mbps
Optimum Business Cable 11.3%+ 940 Mbps

Compare New Preston Marble Dale to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
New Preston Marble Dale 31.5 Mbps 5 $0.24 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +317.6 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +75.6 Mbps ) 18 ( +13 ) $0.20 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +68.2 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.33 ( + $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +80.2 Mbps ) 21 ( +16 ) $0.21 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +83.8 Mbps ) 9 ( +4 ) $0.25 ( + $0.00 )