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Internet Providers in Martha, Kentucky
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Internet Access in Martha, Kentucky
Data on BroadbandNow is calculated from the FCC's bi-annual coverage reporting. BroadbandNow leverages direct reporting from providers to validate the data on a census block level. Plan and pricing information is collected by our data team. We have aggregated 82 broadband plans for Martha in the past few years. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 31 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.
Viasat Internet or HughesNet are the main Internet choices in Martha.
Compared to wired broadband like cable, wireless service provides lower speeds, higher prices, and lower data thresholds. wireless isn't ideal for video streaming, Facetime, and other data-hungry applications.
Foothills Broadband is another common Internet choice in Martha. They offer mainly Fiber connections in close to one hundred percent of the area.
For more info, activate the map below. You'll find that the average amount of market availability is 1 providers covering each census block. This leaves 100% of consumers in the area with inadequate wired broadband coverage, or no coverage at all.
Internet Statistics 2021
100.0% of consumers in Martha500 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 Martha, Kentucky
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Foothills Broadband||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||100.0%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
Data Cap Issues and Video Streaming in Martha
Data collected by our researchers suggests that some of the common ISPs in the area place a limit on streaming for their home broadband plans. Data caps are a public issue since subscribers see them as a strategy to limit streaming services, while providers maintain caps are a necessary tool as they struggle to manage heavy network traffic. In either case, the problem is the same: over-the-top streaming, which can consume 1–7GB per hour.
Compare Martha to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Martha||43.4 Mbps||3||$1.04 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +491 Mbps )||17 ( +14 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +105.4 Mbps )||17 ( +14 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +117.2 Mbps )||15 ( +12 )||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +126.1 Mbps )||23 ( +20 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +118.7 Mbps )||8 ( +5 )||$0.66 ( $0.00 )|