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Internet Providers in Eckerty, Indiana
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Internet Access in Eckerty, Indiana
Eckerty currently features two widely available wired Internet service providers (ISPs): Viasat Internet and HughesNet. Viasat is primarily a Satellite provider. Their network offers speeds up to 35 Mbps and coverage in virtually one hundred percent of the area. HughesNet sells Satellite, with availability in practically one hundred percent of Eckerty and advertise download speeds up to 25 Mbps.
Since most buildings are only wired for one telephone company and cable networks don't generally overlap, the average home in Eckerty has 2-3 wired broadband providers to choose from. 83.98% of the Eckerty area — 600 people in total — have one or fewer options. Regardless of alternative services in the area, including satellite, cable and DSL Internet usually offer the most reasonable pricing and data use policies for home use.
The data on this page comes via FCC coverage reports specific to Eckerty, and is confirmed against privatized databases and direct provider reporting to output more granular resources than is available from government websites. Information on pricing and speeds of individual broadband plans is generated by our research team, who gather tens of thousands of data points annually. We've catalogued 174 Eckerty Internet plans since 2014, with 13 Internet packages currently active.
Frontier Communications provides an alternative to the primary providers (Viasat and HughesNet). They offer a top download speed of 24 Mbps. Wired Internet isn't the only way to get Internet access in Eckerty. For example, fixed wireless providers like FULLnet can achieve 2 Mbps or more via direct wireless links.
To summarize, residents are most likely making a choice between DSL and Satellite. The map and speed test data below show how the real-world speed test results vary when comparing neighborhoods and Internet providers in the area.
Internet Statistics 2021
84.0% of consumers in Eckerty600 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 Eckerty, Indiana
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|TDS Telecom||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||33.9%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Frontier Communications||Call For Speed Availability||DSL||4m 33s||77.0%|
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.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.