Internet Providers in Salt Lick, KY

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Residential Internet Statistics for Salt Lick, KY
Internet Providers: 5
Internet Plans: 13
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $80.67

Internet Access in Salt Lick, Kentucky

There are 12 Internet providers operating in Salt Lick. There are 4 LTE providers.

Viasat Internet or HughesNet are the main Internet choices in Salt Lick.

Zooming in on the Internet technologies within Salt Lick, you essentially see two primary systems: cable (Spectrum is an example) and DSL (providers like Windstream).

The average Salt Lick home has 2-3 providers to choose from. Competition is desireable. It tends to improve prices at a given address. This Internet access isn't distributed evenly, however — as a surprising 15.33 of residents still have only one or fewer choices for wired broadband Internet services.

The coverage data here comes from FCC provider-reported data. ISPs in Salt Lick are required to report there coverage area data biannually. Leveraging direct agreements with Internet providers, we are able to further verify this data against privatized data including lit addresses submitted by telecoms. Between 2014–2021 our data team has processed 1,256 rows of data on Internet coverage in Salt Lick, and 1,375,269 rows of coverage data on Kentucky as a whole. The speed averages shown below are calculated based on actual speed tests from the Salt Lick area from M-Labs.

Internet Statistics 2021

400 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 Salt Lick, Kentucky

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Mountain Telephone 1,000 Mbps Fiber and DSL 8s 34.1%
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 75.7%
Windstream 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 91.3%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Salt Lick

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Salt Lick is the 36th most connected city in Kentucky ahead of Clearfield, Frenchburg, Morehead, Hillsboro, and Owingsville.

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

Approximately 100 people in Bath County don't have access to any wired internet.

This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Fiber Availability: 36% of people living in Salt Lick 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 85% of Salt Lick 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 Bath County, approximately 1,000 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.

Compare Salt Lick to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Salt Lick 13.4 Mbps 7 $0.66 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +521 Mbps ) 17 ( +10 ) $0.89 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +135.4 Mbps ) 17 ( +10 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +147.2 Mbps ) 15 ( +8 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +156.1 Mbps ) 23 ( +16 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +148.7 Mbps ) 8 ( +1 ) $0.38 ( $0.00 )