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Internet Providers in Yates Center, Kansas
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Internet Access in Yates Center, Kansas
FCC data shows two primary network options inside Yates Center: coaxial cable (63.68% availability) and DSL (73.14% availability). Coaxial cable broadband service is provided by cable TV corporations via coaxial copper TV lines on utility poles. DSL Internet, similarly, is delivered over landline phone wires. The majority of Yates Center census blocks can access cable service or DSL from two alternating providers.
AT&T Internet as well as Cox Communications also have Internet service in Yates Center, although speed test results indicates that AT&T Internet may be faster.
The plans displayed on this page are manually collected by our research division. We have collected 247 plans in the area around Yates Center, in total.
There is above-average choice between companies in the Yates Center area. However, 800 people in the area still don't have service from more than one provider. If these residents aren't satisfied by the quality of service, they have to rely on a poor quality wireless connection. However, this issue isn't widespread in Yates Center. The average household has 3-4 choices for Internet service.
Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the strongest providers in Yates Center so far as coverage. The more common companies frequently cover the same addresses in different blocks around Yates Center.
Internet Statistics 2021
36.5% of consumers in Yates Center800 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 Yates Center, Kansas
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Cox Communications||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s||63.7%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||IPBB and Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||84.9%|
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.
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 and Video Streaming in Yates Center
Data from our research team suggests that popular ISPs in Yates Center use data caps for their home Internet plans. Data caps are disliked because consumers view them as a strategy for limiting video streaming. Providers explain that they are a reasonable strategy for managing network congestion. In either case, the problem is the same: streaming services, which can use 1–7GB per hour.
Compare Yates Center to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Yates Center||5.8 Mbps||7||$0.61 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +528.6 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.18 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +143 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.16 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +154.8 Mbps )||15 ( +8 )||$0.20 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +163.7 Mbps )||23 ( +16 )||$0.18 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +156.3 Mbps )||8 ( +1 )||$0.19 ( $0.00 )|