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Internet Providers in Pembroke, Kentucky
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Internet Access in Pembroke, Kentucky
FCC datasets are the core source for the Pembroke Internet availability facts presented on BroadbandNow. To date, we've examined 1,242 rows of FCC and private data catalogues on broadband access in Pembroke. We've hand-gathered price data and terms for 269 broadband plans in Pembroke. We have limited speed test recordings for Pembroke. We've only seen 74 records over the last 12 month period. For this reason, you should look to advertised Internet speeds shown above.
Taking a look at network tech in use in Pembroke, we see that the most frequently available wired broadband Internet tech options are IPBB and Fiber and Fixed Wireless (90.12 percent coverage) and Satellite (practically one hundred percent coverage).
AT&T Internet is an alternative to the primary providers, serving Pembroke with a top speed of 100 Mbps. Wired broadband isn't actually the only way to get Internet access for residents of Pembroke. fixed wireless outfits like Bluegrass Cellular are able to deliver 12 Mbps or more over direct wireless technology.
The average home in Pembroke has 2-3 wired broadband providers available (2.5 per census block specifically). 25.29 percent of Pembroke residents have one or fewer choices. Regardless of other networks available, cable and DSL broadband almost always offer the best pricing and data packages for home use.
Viasat Internet is the most widespread Internet option on the whole, registered with coverage in virtually one hundred percent of the area. HughesNet is available to near one hundred percent of local residents. The fastest download speed advertised for Viasat is 100 Mbps. HughesNet advertised up to 25 Mbps. As a rule, any speed above 10 megabits per second will be sufficient for streaming standard definition video over WiFi, but is likely to become an issue when multiple users try to access bandwidth-intensive apps like Google Hangouts and multiplayer gaming. You can explore the custom availability maps below to see broadband options on a granular level in Pembroke.
- There are 11 internet providers in Pembroke with 7 of those offering residential service
- Pembroke is the 329th most connected city in Kentucky ahead of Oak Grove and Fort Campbell, but behind Hopkinsville, Elkton, and Guthrie.
- The fastest zip code in Pembroke for July 2021 is 42266. (see all below).
Internet Statistics 2021
25.3% of consumers in Pembroke600 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 Pembroke, Kentucky
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Mediacom Cable||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s||57.4%|
|Hopkinsville Electric System||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||20.1%|
|AT&T Internet||940 Mbps||IPBB and Fiber and Fixed Wireless||8s||90.1%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
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 in Pembroke
Many Internet companies have been moving to impose data "plans" to their consumer Internet packages lately. This trend is certainly true in the Pembroke market, with common Internet choices like Mediacom advertising capped plans. It's not a large issue for the majority of customers, but it is liable to affect households who share their plan or "power users" who download or upload a large amount of 4K video. Caps for cable packages are usually around one Terabyte, which is a problem for fewer than one percent of Internet users, according to reports from Xfinity. Mediacom Cable customers in Pembroke are advised to confirm data use policies before signing up, and not presume them based on phone rep statements.
Compare Pembroke to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Pembroke||5.1 Mbps||9||$0.46 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +529.3 Mbps )||17 ( +8 )||$0.48 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +143.7 Mbps )||17 ( +8 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +155.5 Mbps )||15 ( +6 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +164.4 Mbps )||23 ( +14 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +157 Mbps )||8 ( -1 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|