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Internet Providers in Lawtey, Florida
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Internet Access in Lawtey, Florida
Competition between Internet providers is low in the Lawtey area. According to FCC coverage data, the average location in Lawtey has 0.79 options for Internet.
Viasat Internet offers the widest availability in Lawtey. The company is available to virtually one hundred percent of Lawtey. HughesNet is the most likely followup option, with coverage in close to one hundred percent of Lawtey with predominantly Satellite service. HughesNet's fastest plan for Lawtey is 25 megabits per second download.
Taking a look now at network technologies with significant infrastructure built in the city, we see that the most widespread physical wire broadband Internet tech infrastructures are DSL (75.91 percent coverage) and Satellite (virtually one hundred percent coverage). DSL service is delivered by telephone wires up on utility poles by corporations like CenturyLink that have existing phone networks. DSL underperforms when compared with all other major Internet technologies.
CenturyLink is a common second choice, serving Lawtey with a maximum speed of 80 Mbps.
Internet coverage insights here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are calculated from government data and privatized data we collect directly from providers. Averaged statistics regarding speed and performance averages comes from M-Labs. Our researchers have hand-filed package pricing for 202 broadband offerings within Lawtey to date.
Internet Statistics 2021
100.0% of consumers in Lawtey4,000 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 Lawtey, Florida
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|Windstream||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||3.2%|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||75.9%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
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.
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 in Lawtey
Data from our market research team suggests that common ISPs in Lawtey currently use data caps for their residential Internet packages. Data caps are controversial since users see them as a strategy for limiting "cord cutting". Providers maintain they are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network traffic. Either way, the issue is over-the-top streaming, which easily eats up anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes/hour.
Compare Lawtey to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Lawtey||23.5 Mbps||4||$3.80 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +510.9 Mbps )||17 ( +13 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +125.3 Mbps )||17 ( +13 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +137.1 Mbps )||15 ( +11 )||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +146 Mbps )||23 ( +19 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +138.6 Mbps )||8 ( +4 )||$0.66 ( $0.00 )|