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Internet Providers in Hodgenville, Kentucky
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Internet Access in Hodgenville, Kentucky
Hodgenville has a total of 7 broadband providers with home service, and a total of 14 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 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 4 providers at their address. Only 17.91 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 Cable and Satellite, with 76.94% and near one hundred percent respectively. Regular cable TV companies are usually the source for cable Internet service, since they can leverage their existing coaxial TV cables — which have already been built out to homes in the area — to connect customers to the Internet. Cable often makes sense for Hodgenville residents because of the strong speeds in an attainable price range.
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.
Internet Statistics 2021
17.9% of consumers in Hodgenville1,000 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||Availability|
|Windstream||1,000 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s||92.5%|
|South Central Rural Telephone||1,000 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s||57.3%|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s||76.9%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|AT&T Internet||25 Mbps||IPBB and Fixed Wireless||5m 27s||16.9%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.
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.
Compare Hodgenville to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Hodgenville||33.1 Mbps||10||$0.84 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +501.3 Mbps )||17 ( +7 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +115.7 Mbps )||17 ( +7 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +127.5 Mbps )||15 ( +5 )||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +136.4 Mbps )||23 ( +13 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +129 Mbps )||8 ( -2 )||$0.66 ( $0.00 )|