Internet Providers in Sunman, IN

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Residential Internet Statistics for Sunman, IN
Internet Providers: 7
Internet Plans: 8
Fastest Speed Available: 1,200 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $50.37

Internet Access in Sunman, Indiana

As it stands, there are 7 providers in Sunman marketing home service. Including business ISPs, there are 11 companies overall, such as Intelligent Fiber Network and Great Plains Communications. (Note that some may be "double entries", since many providers market home and business service under separate branches.)

According to the latest government reporting, 46.73 percent of residents are limited to a single choice for home Internet, or in some cases, none.

Taking a look at network technology offered within the city, the most prevalent physical wire broadband technology options are DSL (48.38 percent coverage) and Cable (20.60 percent coverage). Cable is marketed by traditional cable television corporations, using their already-built coaxial cable TV networks. Cable can often make sense for Sunman residents because of the strong speeds in an attainable price range. DSL Internet service is delivered over phone lines, and is sold by corporations like that historically provided phone service. DSL underperforms when compared with all other major wired broadband services.

Viasat Internet is the most widely available option in Sunman. virtually one hundred percent of the Sunman area can get access to them. HughesNet is also a common choice, serving close to one hundred percent of the area with predominantly Satellite service. The fastest Internet package we've seen for HughesNet for Sunman is 25 megabits per second.

All the coverage stats on this page comes via FCC reported data. ISPs in Sunman are required by law to submit there coverage area data biannually. By using our relationships with providers, we are able to analyze and improve public data in comparison to privatized data including lit addresses reported directly by providers. Since 2014, BroadbandNow has crunched 2,778 data rows on Internet access in Sunman and 2,655,430 rows of coverage data in Indiana. The speed averages displayed on this page are calculated from real-world speed tests from the Sunman area in the M-Labs database.

  • There are 10 internet providers in Sunman with 7 of those offering residential service
  • Sunman is the 355th most connected city in Indiana ahead of Osgood, Batesville, and Moores Hill, but behind Milan and Guilford.
  • The fastest zip code in Sunman for April 2021 is 47041. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021

2,000 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.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Sunman, Indiana

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Great Plains Communications 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
XFINITY from Comcast 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s
Great Plains Communications 40 Mbps DSL 3m 24s
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL 4m 33s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Sunman, Indiana

  • Great Plains - DSL - 48.4% Availability in Sunman - Speeds up to 40 Mbps
  • Great Plains - Fiber - 76.8% Availability in Sunman - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Xfinity - Cable - 20.6% Availability in Sunman - Speeds up to 1,200 Mbps
  • CenturyLink - DSL - 7.5% Availability in Sunman - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Frontier - DSL - 2.8% Availability in Sunman - Call For Speed Availability
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Sunman - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Sunman - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

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Sunman is the 355th most connected city in Indiana ahead of Osgood, Batesville, and Moores Hill, but behind Milan and Guilford.

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

Approximately 4,000 people in Ripley 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: 77% of people living in Sunman 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 53% of Sunman 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.

As of this month, 47041 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Sunman.

Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.

In Ripley County, approximately 7,000 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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Sunman

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Great Plains Communications DSL 48.4%+ 40 Mbps
Great Plains Communications Fiber 76.8%+ 1,000 Mbps
XFINITY from Comcast Cable 20.6%+ 1,200 Mbps
CenturyLink DSL 7.5%+ 100 Mbps
Frontier Communications DSL 2.8%+ Call For Speed Availability
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Great Plains Communications Fiber 100% 1,000 Mbps
Comcast Business Cable 30.5%+ 987 Mbps
Intelligent Fiber Network Fiber 33.2%+ -- Mbps
Frontier Business DSL 8.7%+ Call For Speed Availability

Compare Sunman to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Sunman 39 Mbps 7 $0.35 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +376.4 Mbps ) 16 ( +9 ) $0.66 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +79.9 Mbps ) 17 ( +10 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +77.2 Mbps ) 15 ( +8 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +88.4 Mbps ) 23 ( +16 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +88.6 Mbps ) 8 ( +1 ) $0.35 ( + $0.00 )