Internet Providers in Hardy, Kentucky

Most Popular Internet Providers in Hardy, Kentucky:

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  • 1. 1. AT&T Internet
    97.6% Available
    97.6%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    6 Mbps
    Download
    1 Mbps
    Upload
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    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (855) 910-0548

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 5-6mbps
    • Connection: IPBB
    • Installation: Up to $99.00 installation fee.
    • Price Range: $45 - $55
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. 2. Suddenlink
    80.3% Available
    80.3%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    50 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (855) 914-3749

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Deal
    • TV Bundles
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 10
    • Speed Range: 200-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Installation: Includes standard installation.
    • Price Range: $35 - $105
    Deal
    There are 13 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (844) 912-2812

    Average wait time: 30s

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

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (844) 902-3107

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • 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 - 2 Years required
  • 5. 5. IMCTV
    63.4% Available
    63.4%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    40 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (800) 635-7052

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $59 - $179
    • Contracts: 1 Year - 1 Year required
  • 1. 1. Suddenlink Business
    90.3% Available
    90.3%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    50 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (855) 650-9352

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 200-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Installation: Includes installation.
    • Price Range: $104.9 - $419.9
  • 2. 2. IMCTV
    71% Available
    71%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    40 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (800) 635-7052

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $89 - $209
    • Contracts: 1 Year - 1 Year required
  • 1. 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (844) 898-5296

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. 2. Appalachian Wireless
    97.2% Available
    97.2%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (800) 438-2355

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $20 - $700
  • 3. 3. Verizon
    78.4% Available
    78.4%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (800) 922-0204

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • 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 Hardy, Kentucky

Viasat Internet has the most coverage in Hardy. HughesNet is also a common option.

The data on this page comes from FCC reports, and is cross-validated through privatized databases and direct provider reporting to create more accurate listings than can be accessed through the FCC directly. Speed and pricing data is generated through our research and analysis division, who collect thousands of plans annually.

The average home in Hardy has 2-3 wired Internet options to choose from (2.41 per census block specifically). 3.15 percent of the Hardy area are limited to one or fewer options for which provider to use. cable and DSL broadband services generally provide the most agreeable price for home use.

AT&T Internet provides a common second choice to the primary providers (Viasat and HughesNet). They offer 97 percent coverage and a maximum speed of 6 Mbps.

Overall, Hardy's broadband Internet situation follows a common pattern in Kentucky towns and cities: widespread coverage of cable and DSL, but limited options since a majority of houses are stuck with one option for either type of Internet service. [1] The cable/DSL pattern comes from the fact that Broadband Internet service providers started as cable TV and landline telephone companies. So, they can use these pre-existing copper wired networks for delivering broadband service.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Hardy, Kentucky

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Suddenlink Communications 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 80.3%
Inter Mountain Cable 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 63.4%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
AT&T Internet 6 Mbps IPBB 22m 45s 97.6%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Hardy

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Hardy is the 208th most connected city in Kentucky ahead of Belfry, Williamson, Kimper, and Phelps, but behind Delbarton.

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

Approximately 2,000 people in Pike 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.

Approximately 97% of Hardy 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 Pike County, approximately 4,000 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 Around Hardy

Data collected by our research team shows that common ISPs in Hardy place some sort of limit on streaming on residential Internet packages. Data caps are disliked because consumers see caps as a tactic to stop streaming. Providers maintain that they are a reasonable strategy for managing network congestion. In either case, the issue is streaming video, which easily uses anywhere from 1–7GB per hour.

Compare Hardy to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Hardy 87.4 Mbps 5 $0.20 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +447 Mbps ) 17 ( +12 ) $0.23 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +61.4 Mbps ) 17 ( +12 ) $0.14 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +73.2 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +82.1 Mbps ) 23 ( +18 ) $0.17 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +74.7 Mbps ) 8 ( +3 ) $0.20 ( + $0.00 )