Internet Providers in Pippa Passes, KY

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Residential Internet Statistics for Pippa Passes, KY
Internet Providers: 5
Internet Plans: 13
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $86.87

Internet Access in Pippa Passes, Kentucky

Pippa Passes residences have an average of 2.06 Internet providers available. This is common amount of options for the US, since the majority of companies that sell Internet have their roots as cable TV and telephone providers. Most houses are wired for one of each.

Cable is the most popular type of broadband within Pippa Passes. It uses coaxial cable networks owned by television providers as a way of delivering broadband and bundled Internet/TV service to customers.

Thacker-Grigsby Telephone is one of the top three providers in Pippa Passes according to coverage area. They are available for virtually one hundred percent of residents.

Coverage from the biggest companies, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in most cases, will overlap. As a result, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one in Pippa Passes.

Coverage data on this page comes via FCC data. Providers in Pippa Passes are required to report there coverage area data biannually. By using direct relationships with telecom companies, BroadbandNow is able to analyze and improve this data with privatized data including lit addresses submitted by Internet providers. This allows us to create better mapping than governmental resources. Since 2014, BroadbandNow has crunched 174 data rows on Internet coverage in Pippa Passes, and 1,375,269 in Kentucky. The speed averages displayed here are calculated from browser-based speed tests from Pippa Passes.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Pippa Passes, Kentucky

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Thacker-Grigsby Internet 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
Thacker-Grigsby Telephone 100 Mbps Cable 1m 21s
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
Thacker-Grigsby Telephone 50 Mbps DSL 2m 43s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Pippa Passes, Kentucky

  • Thacker-Grigsby Telephone - Cable - 100.0% Availability in Pippa Passes - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Thacker-Grigsby Telephone - DSL - 93.8% Availability in Pippa Passes - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • Thacker-Grigsby Internet - Fiber - 12.3% Availability in Pippa Passes - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Pippa Passes - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Pippa Passes - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Pippa Passes

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Pippa Passes is the 374th most connected city in Kentucky ahead of Virgie, but behind Bulan, Hindman, Whitesburg, and Mc Dowell.

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

Fiber Availability: 12% of people living in Pippa Passes 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 100% of Pippa Passes 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 Knott County, approximately 39 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.

Internet Service Coverage Around Alice Lloyd College

Students residing within two miles of Alice Lloyd College can expect to have a choice between 2-3 ISPs providers. As elsewhere in Pippa Passes, Viasat and HughesNet are the most common options. Speed tests suggest that internet connectivity in the Alice Lloyd College area is over 25 Mbps, with averages in the zip around (66.1 Mbps as of our latest data.) This speed should be enough for students in Pippa Passes who need to watch HD video, split the cost of a connection with roommates, and etc. Since these averages are based on openly available performance test data, they often trend lower than actual top speeds accessible in an area. Use the zip search box on this page to see more information on broadband internet options at a specific address.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Pippa Passes

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Thacker-Grigsby Telephone Cable 100% 100 Mbps
Thacker-Grigsby Telephone DSL 93.8%+ 50 Mbps
Thacker-Grigsby Internet Fiber 12.3%+ 1,000 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Thacker-Grigsby Telephone Cable 100% 1,000 Mbps
Thacker-Grigsby Telephone DSL 83.4%+ 50 Mbps
Thacker-Grigsby Telephone Fiber 24.9%+ 1,000 Mbps

Compare Pippa Passes to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Pippa Passes 66.1 Mbps 5 $2.46 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +349.3 Mbps ) 16 ( +11 ) $0.52 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +52.8 Mbps ) 17 ( +12 ) $0.21 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +50.1 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +61.3 Mbps ) 23 ( +18 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +61.5 Mbps ) 8 ( +3 ) $0.29 ( $0.00 )