Internet Providers in Velpen, IN

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Residential Internet Statistics for Velpen, IN
Internet Providers: 10
Internet Plans: 5
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $50.57

Internet Access in Velpen, Indiana

The average household in the Velpen area can get service from 3-4 companies This is actually a lot of choice in comparison to similar-sized cities. Competition often results in lower regional pricing.

Since FCC data is collected twice annually and only made public 6+ months later, availability shown here may not be complete. Our process incorporates availability and plan data directly from some companies to help reduce the lag time.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are Velpen's most widely available wired broadband providers.

Frontier Communications is also a commonly available broadband choice for Velpen. They offer primarily DSL service with coverage in 66 percent of Velpen. FULLnet is another alternative wireless service worth taking note of for near one hundred percent of Velpen. Keep in mind that it requires roof access and line of site with a FULLnet access point.

DSL is the main Internet option with coverage around Velpen that buyers should consider. Type a address in the search bar above to check our database for more detailed results.

Internet Statistics 2021

600 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 Velpen, Indiana

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Watch Communications 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL 1m 11s
PSC 10 Mbps DSL 13m 39s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Velpen, Indiana

  • Frontier - DSL - 66.9% Availability in Velpen - Call For Speed Availability
  • Watch Communications - Fiber - 20.6% Availability in Velpen - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • PSC - DSL - 8.0% Availability in Velpen - Speeds up to 10 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Velpen - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Velpen - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Velpen

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Velpen is the 479th most connected city in Indiana behind Huntingburg, Jasper, Petersburg, Oakland City, and Winslow.

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

Approximately 600 people in Pike 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: 21% of people living in Velpen 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.

In Pike County, approximately 4,000 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 in Velpen

Data from our research team shows that many of the popular providers place some sort of limit on data use for their residential Internet packages. Data caps are controversial because customers see caps as a strategy to limit video streaming. Providers insist that caps are a reasonable strategy for managing network traffic. In either case, the problem is streaming video, which can eat up 1–7GB per hour.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Velpen

Provider Type Coverage Speed
FULLnet Fixed Wireless 100% 1.5 Mbps
King Street Wireless Fixed Wireless 97.5%+ 1.0 Mbps
WATCH Communications Fixed Wireless 52.3%+ 100 Mbps
Frontier Communications DSL 66.9%+ Call For Speed Availability
Watch Communications Fiber 20.6%+ 1,000 Mbps
Echo Wireless Fixed Wireless 16.0%+ 50 Mbps
PSC DSL 8.0%+ 10 Mbps
NetsurfUSA Fixed Wireless 7.4%+ 6 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Frontier Business DSL 100% Call For Speed Availability
WATCH Communications Fixed Wireless 97.2%+ 3.0 Mbps
PSC DSL 22.8%+ 10 Mbps