Internet Providers in Cumberland, Kentucky

Most Popular Internet Providers in Cumberland, Kentucky:

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  • 1. T-Mobile Home Internet
    70.8% Available
    70.8%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $50 - $55

    Speeds up to:
    115 Mbps
    Download
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    • Deal
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 115-115mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $50 - $55
    • Contracts: None required
    Deal
    There are 1 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. Windstream
    95.2% Available
    95.2%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $45 - $90

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
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    • Fiber
    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 50-1000mbps
    • Connection: DSL and Fiber
    • Price Range: $45 - $90
    • Contracts: None required
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $49.99 - $199.99

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-50mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
  • 4. 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $39.99 - $149.99

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
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    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 5. 5. Ultra Home Internet
    70.8% Available
    70.8%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $59.99 - $289.99

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    Set up new service: Order Online
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-100mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $59.99 - $289.99
    • Contracts: None required
    Set up new service: Order Online
  • 6. 6. AT&T Internet
    6.6% Available
    6.6%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $45 - $55

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
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    • Deal
    • IPBB
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 5-25mbps
    • Connection: IPBB and Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Up to $99.00 installation fee.
    • Price Range: $45 - $55
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 7. 7. Access Cable Television
    95.1% Available
    95.1%

    Available

    Price Range:

    N/A

    Speeds up to:
    200 Mbps
    Download
  • 8. 8. GigaBeam Networks
    7.3% Available
    7.3%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $59 - $149

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-1000mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Includes installation.
    • Price Range: $59 - $149
    • Contracts: 1 Year required
  • 9. 9. Harlan Community Television
    5.2% Available
    5.2%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $42.95 - $99

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
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    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 6-50mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $42.95 - $99
  • 10. IMCTV
    1.9% Available
    1.9%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $59 - $129

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
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    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $59 - $129
    • Contracts: 1 Year required
1 Residential internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Cumberland. See All
  • 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $50 - $75

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    View AT&T Wireless Details
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. Appalachian Wireless
    98.4% Available
    98.4%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $20 - $700

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    View Appalachian Wireless Details
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $20 - $700
  • 3. Verizon
    11.4% Available
    11.4%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $55 - $65

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider

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Internet Access in Cumberland, Kentucky

The average Cumberland census block is serviceable by an average of 2.22 companies. This means that most addresses in the area have at least 2-3 options so far as Internet, and can easily switch if they are dissatisfied by a provider.

Looking at network tech in use across the city, we see that the most common wired broadband technology types are Fixed Wireless and DSL and Fiber, with 70.76% and 95.20% respectively.

Viasat Internet is the most widely available option for Cumberland residents. virtually one hundred percent of Cumberland census blocks can get Internet service from them. HughesNet is the most likely second option, providing practically one hundred percent of Cumberland with Satellite Internet service. HughesNet's fastest plan for Cumberland is 25 Mbps.

Windstream provides an alternative, serving Cumberland with a maximum download speed of 200 Mbps. Wired broadband isn't the only option for Internet service in Cumberland. For example, fixed wireless providers such as GigaBeam Networks are able to offer 50 Mbps or more via direct wireless technology.

Broadband availability statistics here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are based on a mix of public government data and private data collected directly from providers. Averaged statistics about speed averages is sourced primarily from M-Labs. The BroadbandNow market researchers have manually validated price and plan details on 227 Internet offerings in Cumberland as of 2022.

Internet Statistics 2022

200 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 Cumberland, Kentucky

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Inter Mountain Cable 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 1.9%
Windstream 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 95.2%
Access Cable Television 200 Mbps Cable 40s 95.1%
Harlan Community Television 50 Mbps Cable 2m 43s 5.2%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
T-Mobile Home Internet 115 Mbps Fixed Wireless 1m 11s 70.8%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Ultra Home Internet 100 Mbps Fixed Wireless 1m 21s 70.8%
AT&T Internet 25 Mbps IPBB and Fixed Wireless 5m 27s 6.6%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Cumberland

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Cumberland is the 157th most connected city in Kentucky ahead of Whitesburg, Big Stone Gap, Evarts, Appalachia, and Dryden.

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

Approximately 77 people in Harlan 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: 6% of people living in Cumberland 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 95% of Cumberland 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 Harlan County, approximately 3,000 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 Video Streaming Around Cumberland

Data from our research team shows that top ISPs in the area place some sort of limit on data use for their home Internet connections. Data caps are controversial since customers view caps as a strategy to discourage streaming, while providers explain they are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network congestion. In either case, the issue is the same: video streaming, which can eat up anywhere from 1–7GB per hour.

Compare Cumberland to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Cumberland 37.8 Mbps 12 $0.69 ( + $0.00 )
New York 545.6 Mbps ( +507.8 Mbps ) 21 ( +9 ) $0.31 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 161.3 Mbps ( +123.5 Mbps ) 20 ( +8 ) $0.32 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 180.9 Mbps ( +143.1 Mbps ) 19 ( +7 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Houston 186.6 Mbps ( +148.8 Mbps ) 26 ( +14 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 179.1 Mbps ( +141.3 Mbps ) 10 ( -2 ) $0.36 ( $0.00 )