Internet Providers in West Van Lear, Kentucky

Most Popular Internet Providers in West Van Lear, Kentucky:

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  • 1. 1. AT&T Internet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    1 Mbps
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    Not all internet speeds available in all areas. *See offer details.
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    • Deal
    • IPBB
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 5-25mbps
    • Connection: IPBB and Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Up to $99.00 installation fee.
    • Price Range: $45 - $55
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-50mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 3. 3. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. Shentel
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
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    50 Mbps
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    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 50-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Installation: Includes installation.
    • Price Range: $50 - $200
  • 5. 5. Foothills Broadband
    97% Available
    97%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
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    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 50-1000mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Price Range: $69.95 - $109.95
  • 1. 1. Appalachian Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $20 - $700
  • 2. 2. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    3 Mbps
    Download
    1.5 Mbps
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-3mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 3. 3. T-Mobile
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    0.768 Mbps
    Download
    0.2 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-0.768mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $60 - $85
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider

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Internet Access in West Van Lear, Kentucky

West Van Lear's service and availability data on this page is calculated from FCC Form 477 data and cross-validated against private records. Since 2014, we have analyzed 266 rows of governmental and private data about Internet access in the West Van Lear area. Our research division has manually sourced local pricing for 183 Internet plans in West Van Lear. We currently have limited speed test information from the West Van Lear area — only 8 recordings in the most recent 12 months. For this reason you should compare official download rates listed above for local Internet providers such as AT&T Internet or Viasat Internet.

In terms of availability, the average West Van Lear home has 3 companies at their location.

AT&T Internet is the most common option for West Van Lear residents. The company is available to near one hundred percent of West Van Lear. Viasat Internet is the most common second option, serving virtually one hundred percent of the area with predominantly Satellite Internet service. The fastest package listed by Viasat in West Van Lear is 35 Mbps.

HughesNet provides a common second choice to the primary providers (AT&T Internet and Viasat). They offer a top speed of 25 Mbps.

The big picture is that Satellite and IPBB and Fixed Wireless are the most prevalent network types available in West Van Lear. The mapping tools and public speed test data seen below show how the real-world speed test results differ between neighborhoods and providers in and around West Van Lear.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In West Van Lear, Kentucky

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Foothills Broadband 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 97.0%
Shentel 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 100.0%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
AT&T Internet 25 Mbps IPBB and Fixed Wireless 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For West Van Lear

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West Van Lear is the 26th most connected city in Kentucky ahead of Hagerhill, Prestonsburg, Van Lear, Paintsville, and Staffordsville.

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 Johnson 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: 97% of people living in West Van Lear 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 100% of West Van Lear 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 Johnson County, approximately 100 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.

Data Caps in West Van Lear

Internet providers have been moving to increase the use of "data caps" onto home Internet plans as of late. The market trend holds true in the West Van Lear market, with local Internet companies like Shentel selling capped plans. This doesn't matter for most Internet users, but is liable to affect users that stream a large amount of HD or 4K content. If you have data usage concerns, start by checking for fiber at your address using the search bar at the top of this page. Fiber is sometimes a bit more expensive, but usually offer unlimited data and streaming since fiber infrastructure doesn't share cable and DSL's bandwidth limitations.

Compare West Van Lear to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
West Van Lear 5.7 Mbps 6 $0.74 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +528.7 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.48 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +143.1 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +154.9 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +163.8 Mbps ) 23 ( +17 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +156.4 Mbps ) 8 ( +2 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )