Internet Providers in Slaughters, KY
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Residential Internet Statistics for Slaughters, KY
|Fastest Speed Available:||100 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$50|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Slaughters, Kentucky
Internet Access in Slaughters, Kentucky
Information on BroadbandNow is calculated from the FCC's bi-annual coverage reporting. We leverage direct provider reports and other privatized datasets to further validate that data on a census block or lit address level. Pricing and plan data is collected manually by our data analysis team. BroadbandNow has aggregated 134 broadband deals in and near Slaughters. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 806 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.
DSL Internet from phone providers is widely available compared to other Internet options in Slaughters because virtually every house in Slaughters is wired with phone lines. Therefore, since most local addresses are already serviceable for landline wiring, it makes sense that Slaughters has 52.84 percent DSL coverage.
AT&T Internet is one of the top three providers in Slaughters, available to 88 percent of residents. Q Wireless is another company worth knowing about. While fixed wireless Internet isn't as well-known as cable or DSL, it it offers similar speed and quality.
Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, as a rule, will overlap. As a result, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one in Slaughters.
Click into the map below to explore broadband competition at a granular census block level. Although the majority of blocks have around 4-5 choices, others can be less fortunate or may only have one provider in their area.
Internet Statistics 2021
100.0% of consumers in Slaughters1,000 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 Slaughters, Kentucky
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||IPBB and Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||88.7%|
|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.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
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 and Cord Cutting in Slaughters
Data collected by our researchers shows that some of the top providers currently place a limit on data use on home Internet plans. Data caps are a public issue lately because subscribers view them as a strategy to limit "cord cutting". Providers maintain that caps are a necessary strategy as they struggle to manage network congestion. In either case, the issue is the same: streaming video, which easily consumes one to seven Gigabytes per hour.
Compare Slaughters to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Slaughters||509.6 Mbps||7||$2.56 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +24.8 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.89 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( -360.8 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( -349 Mbps )||15 ( +8 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( -340.1 Mbps )||23 ( +16 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( -347.5 Mbps )||8 ( +1 )||$0.38 ( $0.00 )|