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Internet Providers in Hoyt, Kansas
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Internet Access in Hoyt, Kansas
Data surfaced on this page is calculated based on the FCC's bi-annual coverage reports. We leverage direct provider reports to enhance that data. Pricing and plan data is collected manually through our research division. Locally, we've analyzed 190 broadband plans in the area around Hoyt since founding in 2014. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 96 records as of 2021. This gives a snapshot of what some subscribers are getting in the area, but trends low since tests are usually run to diagnose home networking issues.
CenturyLink is the third largest wired broadband provider in Hoyt, available to 95 percent of local addresses. Mercury Wireless is also a common option — while fixed wireless isn't as well known as cable, it can be an equivalent service quality.
Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, as a rule, will overlap. As you might predict, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one in Hoyt.
There's above-average market competition between companies around Hoyt, but 1,000 people in the area still don't have service from more than one provider. The consequence of this is that if they aren't satisfied by their provider, they have to compromise for a low-speed wireless option. However, this isn't the norm in Hoyt. The majority of households have 4 choices for Internet service.
DSL is the best-performing network type with coverage around Hoyt that residents should consider. Enter zip in the search tool to search our database for detailed results in your neighborhood.
Internet Statistics 2021
64.9% of consumers in Hoyt1,000 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 Hoyt, Kansas
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Giant Communications||300 Mbps||Cable||27s||34.3%|
|Giant Communications||200 Mbps||Fiber||40s||1.2%|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||95.6%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
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.
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 Cap Issues in Hoyt
Data collected by our research team suggests that many of the top ISPs in the area use data caps on residential Internet connections. Data caps are disliked because customers view caps as a tactic to limit streaming. Providers explain that they are a necessary strategy for managing heavy network traffic. In either case, the problem is the same: streaming video, which can consume 1–7GB/hr.
Compare Hoyt to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Hoyt||14.5 Mbps||9||$2.93 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +519.9 Mbps )||17 ( +8 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +134.3 Mbps )||17 ( +8 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +146.1 Mbps )||15 ( +6 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +155 Mbps )||23 ( +14 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +147.6 Mbps )||8 ( -1 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|