How much internet speed do you need? That depends on how you plan on using your internet connection.
< 25 Mbps basic internet for checking e-mail, google searches 25-99 Mbps will handle streaming Netflix, FaceTime, Zoom calls 100-499 Mbps fast downloads, gaming online, streaming UHD on multiple screens 500-1,000 Mbps blazing fast for just about anything
Internet Providers in Raven, Kentucky
Most Popular Internet Providers in Raven, Kentucky:
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Internet Access in Raven, Kentucky
The average Raven building has access to Internet service through 2 providers.
The data on this page is sourced via FCC reports specific to the area. Listings here are cross-validated through privatized data sources to output more granular listings than is available from government websites. Information on pricing of individual broadband plans is sourced by manually collecting thousands of plans each year. There are a total of 89 plans in Raven from 2014–present. There are 22 Internet plans currently active in the area.
Thacker-Grigsby Internet is an second choice to the primary providers (Viasat and HughesNet). They offer a top speed of 1,000 Mbps.
Viasat Internet is the most widespread option in Raven. The provider is available to practically one hundred percent of Raven. HughesNet is the most common second choice, serving near one hundred percent of residents with Satellite service. The fastest plan we've seen for HughesNet for Raven is 25 Mbps.
Fiber Internet is the best option for most customers in Raven. All broadband Internet providers use fiber-optic cables to transmit data over long distances, but only true "Fiber to the Home" providers bring that fiber optics connection all the way to subscriber buildings. Other technologies in the listings above compete on pricing and flexibility rather than pure download and upload speeds.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Raven, Kentucky
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Thacker-Grigsby Internet||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||100.0%|
|Thacker-Grigsby Telephone||100 Mbps||Cable||1m 21s||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.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
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 Around Raven
Data collected by our research team suggests that top ISPs use data caps for their residential broadband packages. Data caps are disliked because subscribers see them as a tactic to discourage "cord cutting", while providers explain that they are a necessary tool for managing network congestion. In either case, the culprit is the same: streaming video, which can eat up one to seven Gigabytes/hr.