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< 25mbps 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 Spottsville, Kentucky
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Internet Access in Spottsville, Kentucky
Data on BroadbandNow is calculated based on the FCC's bi-annual broadband coverage reporting. We leverage direct reporting from providers and other private datasets to enhance the data. Plane and pricing data is collected manually through our data science division. We've found and verified 191 Internet plans for Spottsville since founding in 2014. FCC coverage data is updated every two quarters. However, it frequently gets posted to BroadbandNow up to six months ahead of FCC releases for most providers.
Spectrum provides an alternative to the primary providers. They offer 92 percent local coverage and a maximum speed of 940 Mbps. Wired Internet isn't the only way to get Internet access in Spottsville. fixed wireless outfits like ConnectGRADD are able to deliver 6 Mbps or more over direct wireless technology. Aside from consumer Internet, there are 2 companies in Spottsville marketing specialized enterprise and business technologies like point-to-point connectivity or custom fiber loops. BroadbandNow includes every provider with business services online, although some providers can connect both residential and business-class broadband.
Looking at network technology available in Spottsville, the most prevalent wired Internet technology varieties are Cable (92.62 percent coverage) and Satellite (near one hundred percent coverage). TV companies are usually the source for cable home Internet, since they can re-purpose their pre-existing coaxial TV wires — which already connect to most homes — to connect subscribers to the Internet. Cable often makes sense for local residents because of the strong speeds in an attainable price range.
Viasat Internet is the most widely available provider for Spottsville residents. near one hundred percent of Spottsville census blocks can receive access to them. HughesNet is also a common option, serving practically one hundred percent of residents with Satellite service. HughesNet's fastest plan in Spottsville is 25 megabits per second.
View the interactive map shown below to explore Internet service competition at the granular census block level. Although most blocks have around 4-5 choices for service, some areas are less well-served and might be limited to one.
Internet Statistics 2021
77.0% of consumers in Spottsville800 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Spottsville, Kentucky
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|AT&T Internet||6 Mbps||IPBB||22m 45s||23.9%|
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.
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 Cap Issues and Video Streaming in Spottsville
Data collected by our researchers shows that popular providers in the area use data caps on residential broadband plans. Data caps are disliked since users see caps as a tactic for limiting streaming services. Providers insist they are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network traffic. In either case, the culprit is over-the-top streaming, which easily eats up 1–7GB per hour.