Internet Providers in Hillsboro, KY

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Residential Internet Statistics for Hillsboro, KY
Internet Providers: 5
Internet Plans: 7
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $55.42

Internet Access in Hillsboro, Kentucky

Government-sourced Form 477 data is the core source for the Hillsboro-area availability information shown on BroadbandNow. As of 2021, we've examined 982 rows of governmental and private data about broadband availability within the Hillsboro area. Speed averages are calculated from 396 speed tests from IP-verified customers in Hillsboro.

Windstream is also a common Internet choice in Hillsboro. They offer DSL and Fiber service with coverage in 97 percent of the area.

Considering the Internet network technology types in Hillsboro, you essentially see two primary options: cable and DSL (think Windstream).

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are currently Hillsboro's most common wired broadband options.

To summarize, the average Hillsboro resident has 2 options for Internet. For Kentucky, this is pretty much the norm. Hillsboro ranks 471st as measured by the number of providers available per address.

Internet Statistics 2021

900 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 Hillsboro, Kentucky

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 57.0%
Windstream 300 Mbps DSL and Fiber 27s 97.7%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Hillsboro

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Hillsboro is the 471st most connected city in Kentucky ahead of Owingsville, but behind Salt Lick, Wallingford, Flemingsburg, and Morehead.

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

Approximately 57 people in Fleming 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 Hillsboro 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 57% of Hillsboro 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 Fleming County, approximately 2,000 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.

Compare Hillsboro to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Hillsboro 52.8 Mbps 6 $0.95 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +481.6 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.89 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +96 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +107.8 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +116.7 Mbps ) 23 ( +17 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +109.3 Mbps ) 8 ( +2 ) $0.38 ( $0.00 )