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Internet Providers in Oxford, Florida
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Internet Access in Oxford, Florida
FCC Form 477 datasets are the core source of the broadband availability data shown on BroadbandNow. To date, we've processed 1,830 rows of governmental and private data catalogues on broadband access in Oxford. The download speed averages are derived from, to date, 636 online speed tests in Oxford.
18.77 percent of Oxford is stuck with one or fewer options for Internet services. Beyond these underserved areas, the average customer will have 2-3 providers to choose from. Areas that have better competition will find reduced pricing and improved speed as these providers will often upgrade service to win subscribers.
Coverage from the biggest companies, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, generally, will overlap. As a result, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is common in Oxford.
CenturyLink as well as XFINITY from Comcast can also provide coverage in Oxford, although local speed test results suggests that real-world performance from CenturyLink might be faster.
To summarize, the widest available Internet services in Oxford are DSL and Fiber and Cable. The coverage maps and user speed test data below illustrate how the real-world speed results differ when comparing neighborhoods and ISPs in the area.
Internet Statistics 2021
18.8% of consumers in Oxford500 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 Oxford, Florida
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s||59.9%|
|CenturyLink||940 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s||89.3%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||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.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
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 Oxford
Internet providers have moved to add "data caps" to their home broadband plans recently. This market trend is certainly true in the Oxford market, with local Internet choices like Xfinity selling capped plans. This might not matter for the majority of customers, but it is liable to affect those that upload a lot of high-def content. Data caps on cable plans tend to be about one Terabyte. This is a problem for less than one percent of customers, according to reports from Comcast. XFINITY from Comcast customers are advised to verify data limits when signing up.
Compare Oxford to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Oxford||38.4 Mbps||6||$0.15 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +496 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.18 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +110.4 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.16 ( + $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +122.2 Mbps )||15 ( +9 )||$0.20 ( + $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +131.1 Mbps )||23 ( +17 )||$0.18 ( + $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +123.7 Mbps )||8 ( +2 )||$0.19 ( + $0.00 )|