Internet Providers in Argillite, KY
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Residential Internet Statistics for Argillite, KY
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,000 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$65.99|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Argillite, Kentucky
Internet Access in Argillite, Kentucky
DSL service is the only wired broadband network type with widespread coverage for residents of Argillite proper. According to the most current data, it's available to around 99.35 percent of Argillite. DSL is delivered over telephone wires. This is the reason it almost always comes from telephone operators like Windstream.
The Internet access data on this page is primarily sourced via FCC coverage reports. Then, it's enhanced with privatized databases to create more accurate resources than can be accessed through the FCC directly. Data about pricing and speed of individual Internet plans is sourced by our data analysis experts, who gather thousands of plans every year.
The majority of Argillite residents have 2-3 wired broadband providers to choose from (2.21 per census block). 78.67% of the Argillite area — 1,000 people — are limited to one or fewer options. Regardless of other networks on the market, such as LTE, DSL and cable broadband generally provide the best pricing and data use packages for home use.
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) is the most common Internet choice in Argillite. The company is accessible for virtually one hundred percent of Argillite. HughesNet is the most likely second choice in the area, providing virtually one hundred percent of the area with Satellite service. The fastest package we've seen for HughesNet in Argillite is 25 Mbps.
Aside from the Internet providers listed above, Windstream provides a third option for wired broadband in 99 percent of the Argillite area. Wireless companies such as King Street Wireless and satellite companies like are worth considering. However, the main wired options usually offer a better deal so far as speed.
Internet Statistics 2021
78.7% of consumers in Argillite1,000 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 Argillite, Kentucky
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Argillite, Kentucky
- Windstream - DSL - 99.4% Availability in Argillite - Speeds up to 200 Mbps
- Spectrum - Cable - 21.3% Availability in Argillite - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Argillite - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Argillite - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
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 and Cord Cutting Around Argillite
Data collected by our researchers suggests that popular ISPs currently place some sort of limit on streaming for their residential Internet connections. Data caps are disliked because consumers view caps as a tactic to discourage video streaming, while providers maintain that they are a necessary tool for managing heavy network congestion. Either way, the issue is streaming video, which can use 1–7GB/hour.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Argillite
|King Street Wireless||Fixed Wireless||100%||1.0 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||50 Mbps|
|Spectrum Business||Cable||20.4%+||940 Mbps|
|Spectrum Business||Fiber||0.5%+||940 Mbps|