Internet Providers in Frederica, DE

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Residential Internet Statistics for Frederica, DE
Internet Providers: 5
Internet Plans: 7
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $59.28

Internet Access in Frederica, Delaware

Government-sourced Form 477 data is the backbone for Frederica Internet availability data listed here. We've analyzed 1,196 rows of FCC and privatized data on broadband availability in the Frederica area. The download speed averages are drawn from 324 speed tests from IP-verified users in Frederica.

Taking a look at network technology in use Frederica, we see that the most common hardwired broadband Internet connection infrastructures are Cable and DSL, with 99.39% and 97.96% respectively. Cable internet connections are marketed by traditional residential television companies, leveraging their preexisting TV network connections. Local customers of cable companies like XFINITY from Comcast generally select it due to the combination of low prices for decent speeds. (Compared to the alternatives, anyway.) Telephone companies are the main source for DSL service, because DSL, or "Digital Subscriber Line," sends data via telephone wires. DSL is the slowest of all other major wired Internet services.

XFINITY from Comcast is an alternative to the primary providers, serving Frederica with a top speed of 987 Mbps. Wired broadband isn't the only option for Internet access in Frederica. fixed wireless companies like Bloosurf are able to offer 15 Mbps or more over wireless links. Outside of home Internet, there are 3 companies in Frederica offering specialized enterprise and business subscriptions like T1 or custom fiber loops. We list all providers with business services online.

Viasat Internet is the most widely available Internet provider for Frederica residents. virtually one hundred percent of the Frederica area can receive access to them. HughesNet is also a common choice in the area, with coverage in virtually one hundred percent of the area with Satellite service. HughesNet's strongest plan in Frederica is 25 Mbps.

To sum up the situation, the average Frederica resident has 2-3 options for Internet. Frederica is the 47th most connected city as measured by the number of providers available at local addresses.

Internet Statistics 2021

100 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 Frederica, Delaware

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
XFINITY from Comcast 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Frederica, Delaware

  • Xfinity - Cable - 99.4% Availability in Frederica - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Frederica - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Frederica - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Frederica

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Frederica is the 47th most connected city in Delaware behind Harrington, Felton, Magnolia, Camden Wyoming, and Milford.

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 Kent 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 97% of Frederica 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 Kent County, approximately 7,000 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 Frederica

Provider Type Coverage Speed
XFINITY from Comcast Cable 99.4%+ 1,000 Mbps
Bloosurf Fixed Wireless 38.9%+ 50 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Comcast Business Cable 90.8%+ 987 Mbps
Bloosurf Fixed Wireless 33.9%+ 50 Mbps
Crown Castle Fiber Fiber 21.2%+ 1,000 Mbps

Compare Frederica to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Frederica 9.1 Mbps 5 $0.15 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +406.3 Mbps ) 16 ( +11 ) $0.21 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +109.8 Mbps ) 17 ( +12 ) $0.15 ( + $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +107.1 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.19 ( + $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +118.3 Mbps ) 23 ( +18 ) $0.18 ( + $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +118.5 Mbps ) 8 ( +3 ) $0.18 ( + $0.00 )