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Internet Providers in West Baden Springs, Indiana
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Internet Access in West Baden Springs, Indiana
West Baden Springs offers 7 residential Internet providers, or 11 if you include business and mobile. Consumers have access to 6 broadband choices ("wired" meaning technologies like cable, DSL, and fiber).
The plans listed on this page are collected by hand through our research team.
Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in general, will overlap. As a result, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is common in West Baden Springs.
25.79 percent of West Baden Springs is still left with one or fewer choices for broadband-quality Internet service. Accounting for all addresses in city limits, the average customer has 2-3 providers available. Addresses that have more choices usually see lower pricing and stronger speeds as companies are incentivized to upgrade network infrastructure to earn subscribers.
Satellite is the main kind of Internet with coverage around West Baden Springs that buyers should consider. For detailed results, enter your zip code in the search tool at the top of this page.
Internet Statistics 2021
25.8% of consumers in West Baden Springs400 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 West Baden Springs, Indiana
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Orange County REMC||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||47.0%|
|Sparklight (formerly Cable One)||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s||52.3%|
|Smithville Communications||1,000 Mbps||Fiber and DSL||8s||61.2%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Frontier Communications||Call For Speed Availability||DSL||4m 33s||1.0%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
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 West Baden Springs
Data from our research team shows that popular ISPs in the area currently use data caps for their residential Internet plans. Data caps are a public issue because consumers view them as a strategy to limit streaming, while providers insist caps are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network congestion. Either way, the problem is streaming video, which can eat up anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes per hour.
Compare West Baden Springs to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|West Baden Springs||124.1 Mbps||8||$0.16 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +410.3 Mbps )||17 ( +9 )||$0.18 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +24.7 Mbps )||17 ( +9 )||$0.16 ( + $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +36.5 Mbps )||15 ( +7 )||$0.20 ( + $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +45.4 Mbps )||23 ( +15 )||$0.18 ( + $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +38 Mbps )||8||$0.19 ( + $0.00 )|