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|
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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|
|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%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
2.7% of consumers in Richmond1,000 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.
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.
Map of ISPs in Richmond
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 )|