Internet Providers in Yorklyn, DE

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Residential Internet Statistics for Yorklyn, DE
Internet Providers: 8
Internet Plans: 10
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $59.49

Internet Access in Yorklyn, Delaware

Yorklyn Internet coverage data on this page is calculated based on FCC Form 477 datasets. Then, we ensure the data is verifiable against private lit address records. Since 2014, we have crunched 72 rows of FCC data about broadband availability within the Yorklyn area. Our research division has hand-gathered local price data and terms on 231 Internet plans in Yorklyn. There isn't currently enough speed test information for measuring how real-world speeds compare to advertised plan speeds in Yorklyn. The local data vizualizations below are scheduled for an update once there are enough speed test records to calculate changes over time.

Internet network technology, fiber-optic and cable are pretty much always the best network type for most of Yorklyn. Fiber-Optic infrastructure is commonly built as an upgrade to DSL networks in the area. Fiber service leverages high-capactiy fiber-optic technology to deliver data. Upstream rates have the most to gain from switching to a fiber Internet plan, and can be expected to match the download speed, unlike non-fiber Internet plans. (As opposed to cable, where users will find the upload speed is reduced by an average of a tenth of the downstream performance.)

In the less developed areas in Yorklyn, coverage data shows that as many as 6 people are left with one or fewer choices for wired Internet service.

HughesNet as well as Verizon Fios also offer coverage in Yorklyn, with significant shared coverage areas in some blocks.

XFINITY from Comcast is the most widespread Internet option overall, registered with coverage in near one hundred percent of the area. Viasat Internet (formerly Exede), in contrast, is available to about close to one hundred percent of local residents. Plans are available in excess of 25 Mbps for both companies, which meets the FCC minimum to be considered "broadband" and is sufficient for streaming Netflix/Hulu/etc. XFINITY from Comcast also has widespread business and smb broadband in Yorklyn. You can explore our availability map on this page to compare Internet options on a granular level in Yorklyn.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Yorklyn, Delaware

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
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Yorklyn, Delaware

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

Internet Provider Competition Map For Yorklyn

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Yorklyn is the 45th most connected city in Delaware behind Wilmington, Chadds Ford, Kennett Square, Landenberg, and Hockessin.

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

Approximately 3,000 people in New Castle 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: 81% of people living in Yorklyn 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.

Approximately 81% of Yorklyn 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 New Castle County, approximately 9,000 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 Yorklyn

Provider Type Coverage Speed
XFINITY from Comcast Cable 100% 1,000 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Comcast Business Cable 100% 987 Mbps