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Internet Providers in Harlan, Indiana
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Internet Access in Harlan, Indiana
Information here is calculated from the FCC's bi-annual broadband coverage filings. We leverage direct provider reports to further validate that data. Pricing and plan data is hand-gathered manually by our market research division. Locally, we've found and verified 189 Internet deals in Harlan since 2014. FCC data is updated biannually, but generally gets posted to BroadbandNow before governmental publications thanks to direct reporting with major providers.
Frontier Communications as well as Mediacom Cable can also provide Internet service in Harlan, with 66 percent and 60 percent coverage in the city respectively.
Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, as a rule, will overlap. As a result, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is common.
As is normal for cities with Harlan's level of broadband service competitiveness, the average download speeds in Harlan fall under the Indiana average. The current average speed for Harlan over the past twelve months is 0 Mbps.
Click through the interactive map shown below to explore Internet service competition on the street level. Although the majority of locations have about 3 options, some areas can be less well-served and might only have one company available. In spite of fiber growth, a notable 46.73 percent of households are limited to one Internet service choice.
Internet Statistics 2021
46.7% of consumers in Harlan900 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Harlan, Indiana
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Mediacom Cable||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s||60.5%|
|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||66.8%|
Internet Provider Competition Map For Harlan
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.
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 Harlan
Data collected by our market researchers shows that common ISPs currently use data caps on home Internet connections. Data caps are controversial because users view caps as a tactic for limiting streaming, while providers explain that they are a reasonable strategy for managing network traffic. In either case, the culprit is the same: over-the-top streaming, which easily uses anywhere from 1–7GB/hour.