Internet Providers in Sharpsville, IN

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Residential Internet Statistics for Sharpsville, IN
Internet Providers: 14
Internet Plans: 10
Fastest Speed Available: 1,200 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $47.19

Internet Access in Sharpsville, Indiana

DSL infrastructure and Cable lines make up the most widely available hardwired broadband technologies present in Sharpsville, showing 54.21 and 66.42 percent coverage within city limits.

Broadband competition for residents of Sharpsville is strong. The majority of homes have at least 4 providers available in their area. Access isn't spread out equally, however. A surprising 57.09 percent of households in the area are still limited to one option.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are Sharpsville's primary wired broadband choices.

We should note here that since FCC data is currently collected twice a year and only published six or more months after that, provider availability listed may not include the most recent expansions.

While the main providers are HughesNet and Viasat, XFINITY from Comcast is also in the area with a maximum speed of 987 Mbps. Plans from companies such as Hoosier Broadband connect their customers to as much as 1 Mbps using direct wireless links. There are 4 providers offering specialized enterprise service like MPLS. Explore the map below to compare broadband coverage on a granular level, or the "Download Speeds" tab to compare how local ISPs compare in speed tests.

Internet Statistics 2021

1,000 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 Sharpsville, Indiana

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
XFINITY from Comcast 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
Smithville Communications 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
TDS Telecom 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
Smithville Communications 50 Mbps DSL 2m 43s
AT&T Internet 12 Mbps IPBB 11m 22s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Sharpsville, Indiana

  • Xfinity - Cable - 66.4% Availability in Sharpsville - Speeds up to 1,200 Mbps
  • Smithville - Fiber - 8.9% Availability in Sharpsville - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Smithville - DSL - 54.2% Availability in Sharpsville - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • AT&T Internet - IPBB - 5.2% Availability in Sharpsville - Speeds up to 12 Mbps
  • TDS - DSL - 2.3% Availability in Sharpsville - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Sharpsville - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Sharpsville - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Sharpsville

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Sharpsville is the 61st most connected city in Indiana ahead of Russiaville and Windfall, but behind Tipton, Kokomo, and Greentown.

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

Approximately 1,000 people in Tipton County don't have access to any wired internet.

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

Fiber Availability: 10% of people living in Sharpsville have residential fiber service available to them.

Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 43% of Sharpsville residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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

In Tipton County, approximately 3,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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 Among Sharpsville Internet Providers

Internet providers have moved to add data "plans" to consumer Internet plans lately. The market trend is certainly true for the Sharpsville market, with Internet companies like Xfinity advertising plans with data caps. It's not a major issue for the majority of Internet subscribers, but might be an issue for subscribers that upload a large amount of 4K content. Data caps for cable bundles tend to be in the neighborhood of one Terabyte, which is an issue for fewer than one percent of customers, according to a report from Comcast. XFINITY from Comcast customers are advised to confirm data limits before signing up. Do not assume them based soley on statements online.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Sharpsville

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Hoosier Broadband Fixed Wireless 100% 1.5 Mbps
BridgeMAXX Wireless Fixed Wireless 93.2%+ 30 Mbps
XFINITY from Comcast Cable 66.4%+ 1,200 Mbps
Smithville Communications Fiber 8.9%+ 1,000 Mbps
Smithville Communications DSL 54.2%+ 50 Mbps
State of the Art Communications Fixed Wireless 42.1%+ 25 Mbps
WATCH Communications Fixed Wireless 33.2%+ 100 Mbps
AT&T Internet IPBB 5.2%+ 12 Mbps
TDS Telecom DSL 2.3%+ 100 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Comcast Business Cable 72.6%+ 987 Mbps
Hoosier Broadband Fixed Wireless 100% 30 Mbps
BridgeMAXX Wireless Fixed Wireless 100% 30 Mbps
WATCH Communications Fixed Wireless 83.7%+ 10 Mbps
Intelligent Fiber Network Fiber 38.2%+ -- Mbps
Smithville Fiber Fiber 27.6%+ 100 Mbps

Compare Sharpsville to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Sharpsville 94.7 Mbps 11 $0.35 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +320.7 Mbps ) 15 ( +4 ) $0.54 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +24.2 Mbps ) 17 ( +6 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +21.5 Mbps ) 14 ( +3 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +32.7 Mbps ) 23 ( +12 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +32.9 Mbps ) 8 ( -3 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )