Internet Providers in Almo, Kentucky
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Residential Internet Statistics for Almo, KY
|Wired Internet Providers:||4|
|Average Speed Test Result:||11.03 Mbps|
|Top Advertised Speed:||1,000 Mbps|
|No Broadband Access:||9.27%|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Almo, Kentucky
Internet Access in Almo, Kentucky
There are currently 2.7 ISPs in each census block in Almo. Consequently, most addresses in the city will have at least 2-3 options for Internet, and can more easily change providers when they are disappointed with a local company.
Looking specifically at the network technologies around Almo, there are basically two systems: cable (Mediacom Cable is an example) and DSL (providers like AT&T Internet).
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are the main Internet options in Almo.
We should note that since FCC data is only processed biannually and only published 6+ months after that, providers shown may not include the latest network upgrades or regional changes.
Aside from the Internet options listed above, Mediacom Cable provides a third choice for coverage in 89 percent of the Almo area.
Internet Statistics 2021
24.6% of consumers in Almo500 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 Almo, Kentucky
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|Mediacom Cable||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s|
|WK&T||1,000 Mbps||Fiber and DSL||8s|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||DSL and Fixed Wireless||1m 21s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Almo, Kentucky
- Mediacom - 89.8% Availability in Almo - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- AT&T Internet - 53.8% Availability in Almo - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- WK&T - 21.6% Availability in Almo - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Almo - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Almo - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
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 Cap Issues and Cord Cutting Around Almo
Data from our research team suggests that many of the common ISPs in Almo use data caps on residential Internet plans. Data caps are disliked because consumers view them as a strategy to limit video streaming, while providers explain they are a reasonable strategy for managing network congestion. Either way, the culprit is the same: streaming services, which can eat up anywhere from 1–7GB per hour.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Almo
|Mediacom Cable||Cable||89.8%+||1,000 Mbps|
|AT&T Internet||DSL and Fixed Wireless||53.8%+||100 Mbps|
|WK&T||Fiber and DSL||21.6%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||50 Mbps|
|Mediacom Business||Cable||100%||1,000 Mbps|
|WK&T||Fiber and Copper||46.8%+||1,000 Mbps|
|AT&T||Fixed Wireless||59.7%+||25 Mbps|
Compare Almo to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Almo||11 Mbps||8||$0.58 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||349.1 Mbps ( +338.1 Mbps )||15 ( +7 )||$0.46 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||107.1 Mbps ( +96.1 Mbps )||18 ( +10 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||99.7 Mbps ( +88.7 Mbps )||15 ( +7 )||$0.29 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||111.7 Mbps ( +100.7 Mbps )||21 ( +13 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||115.3 Mbps ( +104.3 Mbps )||9 ( +1 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|