Internet Providers in Richmond, Indiana

Residential Internet Statistics for Richmond, IN
Internet Service Providers: 8
Plans Start From: $25
Top Download Speed: 1.2 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Cable

Top Internet Providers in Richmond, Indiana:

Showing 1 to 10 Providers

  • 1. Xfinity
    92.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    92.7% Available
  • 2. Frontier
    99.5% Available
    Call For Speed Availability: (855) 915-4111
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    99.5% Available
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    13.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    13.1% Available
  • 6. 6. BridgeMAXX Wireless
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 7. 7. Parallax Systems
    96.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *6 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    96.9% Available
  • 8. 8. Blu Sky Wireless
    81.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    81.5% Available
  • 9. 9. Parallax Systems
    59.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    59.7% Available
  • 10. 10. NLBC
    6.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    6.2% Available
  • 1. Frontier Business
    100% Available
    Call For Speed Availability: (855) 943-4270
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    100% Available
  • 2. BridgeMAXX Wireless
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 3. Blu Sky Wireless
    74.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    74.6% Available
  • 4. Comcast Business
    44.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    44.8% Available
  • 5. Windstream
    0.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    0.9% Available
  • 6. Windstream
    1.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    1.1% Available
  • 8. 5. Intelligent Fiber Network
    18.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *N/A
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    18.4% Available
  • 9. 6. Parallax Systems
    17.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    17.4% Available
  • 10. 7. Independents Fiber Network
    7.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *N/A
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    7.1% Available
  • 11. 8. Verizon Business
    2.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *N/A
    • Copper
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Copper
    2.1% Available
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Internet Access in Richmond, Indiana

Richmond currently has two common wired Internet service providers: Viasat Internet and HughesNet. Viasat is primarily a Satellite provider. They have speeds up to 35 Mbps and availability in virtually one hundred percent of the city. HughesNet offers Satellite. They have availability for practically one hundred percent of Richmond and reported speeds up to 25 Mbps.

The packages shown on this page are gathered by hand through our data science staff. Our team has aggregated 643 plans in Richmond since 2014.

Cable and DSL are the dominant broadband types within the Richmond metro area, frequently overlapping and generally competing with each other. Coaxial cable speed is usually stronger and more consistent, but overall performance found with either type are similar and which is "best" frequently varies based on the network quality in that neighborhood.

Most households in Richmond have two or more Internet providers available to them, although the number of choices may rise and dip depending on which neighborhood you're looking at. Initialize the map on this page to explore how competition changes in different parts of Richmond.

While the main ISPs are Viasat and HughesNet, Frontier Communications is also in Richmond with availability in 99 percent of addresses and a top speed of 115 Mbps. Fixed wireless providers like BridgeMAXX Wireless deliver 50 Mbps or more via direct wireless hardware. There are 6 providers with enterprise-level service like T1 and MPLS. See the interactive map below to compare how many options residents have at the census block level.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Richmond, Indiana

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 92.7%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 13.1%
Parallax Systems 6 Mbps DSL 22m 45s 96.9%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL -- 99.5%
1,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

Richmond is the 64th most connected city in Indiana ahead of Fountain City, New Paris, Centerville, Liberty, and Williamsburg.

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

Approximately 2,000 people in Wayne County don't have access to any wired internet.

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This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Approximately 97% of Richmond residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Wayne County, approximately 11,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

Map of ISPs in Richmond

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Compare Richmond to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Richmond 88.9 Mbps 11 $1.15 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +492.8 Mbps ) 21 ( +10 ) $0.33 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +83.9 Mbps ) 18 ( +7 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +110.8 Mbps ) 17 ( +6 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +113.3 Mbps ) 24 ( +13 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +107.6 Mbps ) 10 ( -1 ) $0.37 ( $0.00 )