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%

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

500 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 Provider Competition Map For Almo

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Almo is the 62nd most connected city in Kentucky ahead of Hardin, Benton, and Gilbertsville, but behind Murray and Symsonia.

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

Approximately 500 people in Calloway 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: 22% of people living in Almo 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.

Approximately 75% of Almo residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Calloway County, approximately 900 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 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

Provider Type Coverage Speed
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
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 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 )