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Internet Providers in Tippecanoe, Indiana
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Internet Access in Tippecanoe, Indiana
Tippecanoe Internet availability information on this page is calculated from governmental data and verified against privatized databases. Since launching in 2014, we've processed 691 rows of governmental and privatized data catalogues about Internet access within Tippecanoe. There isn't currently sufficient speed test information to show how local speeds compare to advertised download speeds for residents of Tippecanoe. The data vizualizations below will be updated once there are enough records to show results over time.
Broadband competition available for Tippecanoe is overall strong. The average location has 4 Internet service providers to choose from. Access isn't spread out equally, however — a notable 47.92 percent of residents still only have one or zero options for broadband service.
Cable TV and Internet providers like Mediacom Cable and DSL Internet service providers like Frontier Communications make up the main broadband network types with availability around Tippecanoe.
Frontier Communications is also a commonly available broadband choice in Tippecanoe, offering DSL connections with coverage in 77 percent of Tippecanoe. King Street Wireless offers an alternative wireless service worth taking note of to 90 percent of the local area, although it requires roof access and proximity to a King Street Wireless access point.
Viasat Internet is the most frequently available provider on the whole. They have Internet coverage reaching virtually one hundred percent of Tippecanoe residents. HughesNet, in contrast, is available for close to one hundred percent of residents. The top download speed recorded for Viasat reaches 100 Mbps, while HughesNet offers up to 25 Mbps. Any speed over 10 Mbps will be enough for streaming standard definition videos on WiFi. However, it may become challenging for multiple users or modern apps like Skype and multiplayer gaming. Refer to the coverage map below to see Internet options at the census block level.
Internet Statistics 2021
47.9% of consumers in Tippecanoe500 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 Tippecanoe, Indiana
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Mediacom Cable||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s||41.2%|
|Rochester Telephone Company||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||10.5%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Frontier Communications||Call For Speed Availability||DSL||4m 33s||77.6%|
|TWN Communications||3.0 Mbps||DSL||45m 30s||13.9%|
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.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
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 Tippecanoe
Internet providers have begun to add "data caps" onto their home Internet plans recently. This market trend is certainly true for the Tippecanoe market, with ISPs such as Mediacom selling plans with data caps. This doesn't really matter for most Internet users, but can be an issue for those that share the connection with household members or "power users" who consume a lot of 4K video. Data caps with cable packages are usually about one Terabyte. This is an issue for fewer than one percent of customers. Potential Mediacom Cable customers in Tippecanoe should confirm data limits before signing up.