Internet Providers in Ermine, KY

Residential Internet Statistics for Ermine, KY
Internet Service Providers: 3
Plans Start From: $44.95
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Ermine, Kentucky:

Showing 1 to 5 Providers

  • 1. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 2. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    22.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    22.4% Available
  • 4. Thacker-Grigsby Telephone
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. GigaBeam Networks
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available

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Internet Access in Ermine, Kentucky

The average Ermine census block is serviceable by 2.99 telecom providers. As a result, most households within city limits have at least 2 choices so far as Internet.

The data on this page is primarily sourced via provider coverage reports, and is enhanced using private databases to create more useful resources than can be accessed through the FCC directly. Data about speed and pricing of specific Internet plans is sourced by manually collecting tens of thousands of data points annually. There are a total of 0 plans in Ermine since 2014, with 30 Internet plans currently active in the area.

Thacker-Grigsby Telephone provides an second choice to the primary providers (Viasat and HughesNet), serving Ermine with near one hundred percent availability and a maximum download speed of 250 Mbps. Wired Internet isn't actually the only choice for Internet service in Ermine. fixed wireless providers such as GigaBeam Networks are able to offer 50 Mbps over wireless technology.

Viasat Internet is the most widespread option in Ermine. close to one hundred percent of Ermine census blocks can get access to them. HughesNet is the most likely second option, with coverage in virtually one hundred percent of the area with predominantly Satellite service. HughesNet's fastest package in Ermine is 25 megabits per second download.

When choosing an broadband service, fiber is the top-performing choice in Ermine, for most customers. All Internet providers use fiber-optic cables to transmit data over long distances, but only true "Fiber to the Home" providers bring that fiber connection all the way to subscriber buildings. Other technologies in the listings above compete on pricing and flexibility rather than pure download and upload speeds.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Ermine, Kentucky

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Thacker-Grigsby Telephone 1,000 Mbps Cable and Fiber 8s 100.0%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 22.4%
Ermine is the 279th most connected city in Kentucky ahead of Jenkins and Appalachia, but behind Cumberland, Whitesburg, and Pound.

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

Approximately 400 people in Letcher County don't have access to any wired internet.

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This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Fiber Availability: 99% of people living in Ermine have residential fiber service available to them.

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Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 99% of Ermine residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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

In Letcher County, approximately 700 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

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Compare Ermine to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Ermine 52.1 Mbps 8 $1.13 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +529.6 Mbps ) 22 ( +14 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +120.7 Mbps ) 21 ( +13 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +147.6 Mbps ) 20 ( +12 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +150.1 Mbps ) 27 ( +19 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +144.4 Mbps ) 11 ( +3 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )