Internet Service Providers in Hodgenville, Kentucky

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Residential Internet Statistics for Hodgenville, KY
Wired Internet Providers: 4
Average Speed Test Result: 12.8 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 1,200 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 9.76%

Internet Access in Hodgenville, Kentucky

Hodgenville has a total of 8 broadband providers with home service, and a total of 17 including specialized business and mobile providers such as GTT Communications. (Take note that some may be "double entries", since many companies market residential service and smb services under separate branches.)

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) offers the largest coverage area for Hodgenville residents. The provider is accessible for near one hundred percent of Hodgenville. HughesNet is the most likely second choice, with coverage in near one hundred percent of residents with predominantly Satellite service. HughesNet's strongest plan in Hodgenville is 25 megabits per second.

In terms of Internet availability, the average location in Hodgenville has 3 providers at their address. Only 17.47 percent of Hodgenville residents are stuck with one or fewer options for Internet.

When we're looking at network technology with significant infrastructure already built around the city, the most widespread wired broadband tech options are Fixed Wireless (17.18 percent coverage) and DSL (22.54 percent coverage). DSL is transmitted over telephone wires, and is sold by providers like that build or own copper phone lines. DSL is the slowest of all other major broadband services.

Coverage data found here comes via FCC data. Providers in Hodgenville must agree to report deployment data biannually. Using direct agreements with ISPs, BroadbandNow is able to validate public datasets against private data reported by telecoms. Our speed averages are calculated from actual speed tests originating in Hodgenville from M-Labs. Other data and statistics shown below are based on National Telecommunications and Information Administration and Census archives.

  • There are 12 internet providers in Hodgenville with 8 of those offering residential service
  • Hodgenville is the 44th most connected city in Kentucky ahead of Magnolia, but behind Sonora, Glendale, Upton, and New Haven.
  • The fastest zip code in Hodgenville for February 2021 is 42748. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021

1,000 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 Hodgenville, Kentucky

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
South Central Rural Telephone 1,000 Mbps Fiber and DSL 8s
XFINITY from Comcast 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
AT&T 25 Mbps Fixed Wireless and DSL 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Hodgenville, Kentucky

  • Xfinity - 76.9% Availability in Hodgenville - Speeds up to 1,200 Mbps
  • South Central Rural Telephone - 51.5% Availability in Hodgenville - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • AT&T - 17.2% Availability in Hodgenville - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Hodgenville - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Hodgenville - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Hodgenville

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Hodgenville is the 44th most connected city in Kentucky ahead of Magnolia, but behind Sonora, Glendale, Upton, and New Haven.

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

Approximately 200 people in Larue 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: 55% of people living in Hodgenville 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 83% of Hodgenville 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.

As of this month, 42748 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Hodgenville.

Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.

In Larue 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.

Data Caps Among Hodgenville Broadband Providers

Internet companies have been moving to increase the use of data limits onto their home broadband packages lately. The trend holds true for the Hodgenville market, with Internet companies such as Xfinity adding capped plans. This doesn't really matter for most residents, but it may affect subscribers that download or upload a large amount of HD or 4K content. An HD stream on Netflix consumes around three Gigabytes hourly, according to Netflix guidelines. SD content uses about 1GB/hour.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Hodgenville

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Bluegrass Cellular Fixed Wireless 99.5%+ 12 Mbps
XFINITY from Comcast Cable 76.9%+ 1,200 Mbps
South Central Rural Telephone Fiber and DSL 51.5%+ 1,000 Mbps
AT&T Fixed Wireless and DSL 17.2%+ 25 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Comcast Business Cable 80.1%+ 987 Mbps
AT&T Fixed Wireless 49.4%+ 25 Mbps
South Central Rural Telephone Fiber 48.5%+ 1,000 Mbps
Windstream Fiber 0.5%+ 1,000 Mbps
GTT Communications Copper 0.1%+ -- Mbps
Aero Communications Fiber 0.1%+ -- Mbps

Compare Hodgenville to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Hodgenville 12.8 Mbps 11 $0.40 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +336.3 Mbps ) 15 ( +4 ) $0.46 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +94.3 Mbps ) 18 ( +7 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +86.9 Mbps ) 15 ( +4 ) $0.30 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +98.9 Mbps ) 21 ( +10 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +102.5 Mbps ) 9 ( -2 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )