Internet Providers in Stone, KY
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Residential Internet Statistics for Stone, KY
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,000 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$83.25|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Stone, Kentucky
Internet Access in Stone, Kentucky
Stone offers 5 residential Internet providers, and 9 total providers including business and mobile service. Consumers have access to 5 choices for wired Internet such as DSL or cable.
The broadband plans listed above are gathered individually through our research team. Our team has collected 186 Internet plans in Stone since 2014.
Most people in Stone have two or more ISPs to choose from. That said, the amount of choice may change depending on the neighborhood. See the interactive map below to discover competition changes around the city.
Coverage from the most common companies, Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet, as a rule, will overlap. As a result, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is common in Stone.
To summarize, Stone's Internet infrastructure follows a similar pattern to other Kentucky communities: widespread coverage of cable and DSL service, except that most residences are limited to one provider for subscribing to either service. The cable/DSL pattern is normal because Internet outfits are former cable TV and telephone corporations. So, they can use conveniently pre-built wired networks to deliver broadband Internet services.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Stone, Kentucky
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|Suddenlink Communications||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s|
|Inter Mountain Cable||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||IPBB||1m 21s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Stone, Kentucky
- AT&T Internet - IPBB - 98.4% Availability in Stone - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- Suddenlink - Cable - 93.2% Availability in Stone - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- IMCTV - Cable - 54.2% Availability in Stone - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Stone - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Stone - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
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 Caps Around Stone
Data collected by our market researchers shows that top providers in the area use data caps for their home Internet packages. Data caps are disliked since consumers see them as a strategy to limit streaming services. Providers insist that data caps are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network traffic. In either case, the culprit is the same: video streaming, which can use 1–7GB/hr.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Stone
|AT&T Internet||IPBB||98.4%+||100 Mbps|
|Suddenlink Communications||Cable||93.2%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Inter Mountain Cable||Cable||54.2%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||50 Mbps|
|Suddenlink Business||Cable||92.3%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Inter Mountain Cable||Cable||36.2%+||1,000 Mbps|