Internet Providers in Glencoe, KY

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Residential Internet Statistics for Glencoe, KY
Internet Providers: 5
Internet Plans: 7
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $48.56

Internet Access in Glencoe, Kentucky

Information here is based on the FCC's bi-annual broadband coverage filings. We leverage direct reporting from providers and other privatized datasets to further validate that data down to the census block or lit address level. Plane and pricing data is collected by our research team. We have found and verified 124 Internet deals in and near Glencoe since founding in 2014. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 49 records as of 2021. This gives a snapshot of what some subscribers are getting in the area, but trends low since tests are usually run to diagnose home networking issues.

The average Glencoe customer has 2 Internet providers that can provide service at their location. Competition is good. It tends to improve pricing. This competition isn't universal, though. even in 2021, a surprising 11.1 of residents still have only one option for broadband access.

Wireless Internet connections like LTE have some caveats, making them less than preferable for Internet access. data limits impose the big one.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the most common Internet options in Glencoe.

Besides the Internet providers detailed above, Cincinnati Bell is another option to consider. They have Internet in 88 percent of the Glencoe area. Fixed wireless providers like White Cloud Communications are also worth considering, but the main wired providers are usually a stronger deal when it comes to performance and price.

Internet Statistics 2021

100 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 Glencoe, Kentucky

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Cincinnati Bell 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
Cincinnati Bell 50 Mbps DSL 2m 43s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Glencoe, Kentucky

  • Cincinnati Bell - Fiber - 88.9% Availability in Glencoe - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Cincinnati Bell - DSL - 88.9% Availability in Glencoe - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Glencoe - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Glencoe - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Glencoe

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Glencoe is the 343rd most connected city in Kentucky behind Sparta, Owenton, Dry Ridge, Warsaw, and Verona.

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

Approximately 600 people in Gallatin 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: 89% of people living in Glencoe 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 89% of Glencoe 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 Gallatin County, approximately 1,000 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 Caps Around Glencoe

Data collected by our market researchers suggests that some of the popular providers place a limit on data use on residential broadband plans. Data caps are a public issue because subscribers see them as a strategy to discourage "cord cutting". Providers insist data caps are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network traffic. Either way, the issue is video streaming, which can consume one to seven Gigabytes/hour.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Glencoe

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Cincinnati Bell Fiber 88.9%+ 1,000 Mbps
Cincinnati Bell DSL 88.9%+ 50 Mbps
White Cloud Communications Fixed Wireless 35.6%+ 25 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Cincinnati Bell Business Fiber 100% 1,000 Mbps

Compare Glencoe to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Glencoe 87.5 Mbps 5 $3.80 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +327.9 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.54 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +31.4 Mbps ) 17 ( +12 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +28.7 Mbps ) 14 ( +9 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +39.9 Mbps ) 23 ( +18 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +40.1 Mbps ) 8 ( +3 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )