Internet Providers in Wheelwright, Kentucky

Most Popular Internet Providers in Wheelwright, Kentucky:

Showing 1 to 5 Providers

  • 1. 1. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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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
  • 2. 2. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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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
  • 3. 3. IMCTV
    99.5% Available
    99.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    40 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $59 - $179
    • Contracts: 1 Year - 1 Year required
  • 4. 4. Coalfields
    34.2% Available
    34.2%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    8 Mbps
    Download
  • 5. 5. Inter-Mountain Cable
    34.2% Available
    34.2%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    8 Mbps
    Download

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Internet Access in Wheelwright, Kentucky

As it stands, there are 5 ISPs in Wheelwright marketing home connections, and a total of 7 including specialized business and mobile providers.

As of the latest government reporting, 65.78 percent of residents (500 residents total) are limited to a single choice for wired Internet service, or in some rare cases none at all.

Viasat Internet is the most likely option for Wheelwright residents. The company is accessible for practically one hundred percent of Wheelwright. HughesNet is the most common second option, serving near one hundred percent of Wheelwright with Satellite service. HughesNet's strongest package for Wheelwright is 25 Mbps.

The data listed here is sourced from provider coverage reports, and is validated through private databases to create more granular results than can be accessed through the FCC directly. Speed and pricing data is generated by manually collecting thousands of plans each year.

In summary, Satellite and Cable are the most widespread network types in Wheelwright. The coverage maps and speed test data below show how the actual speed test and performance results vary between each of the zip codes and ISPs in the area.

Internet Statistics 2021

500 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 Wheelwright, Kentucky

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Inter Mountain Cable 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 99.5%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Coalfields Telephone Company 8 Mbps DSL 17m 4s 34.2%
Inter-Mountain Cable 8 Mbps DSL 17m 4s 34.2%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Wheelwright

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Wheelwright is the 616th most connected city in Kentucky behind Hindman, Shelbiana, Mc Dowell, Jenkins, and Virgie.

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

Approximately 1,000 people in Floyd 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.

Approximately 34% of Wheelwright 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 Floyd County, approximately 2,000 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.

Data Caps Among Wheelwright Internet Service Providers

Internet providers have been moving to add data limits to their consumer broadband plans recently. The trend holds true in Wheelwright, with common ISPs like IMCTV adding plans with data caps. It's not a large issue for most residents, but might be an issue for those who stream a lot of 4K video. Data caps for cable packages tend to be about one Terabyte. This is a problem for fewer than one percent of Internet users, according to a report from Xfinity. Inter Mountain Cable customers are advised to double check data use policies before signing up. Do not presume them based on online statements.

Compare Wheelwright to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Wheelwright 62.2 Mbps 5 $0.19 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +472.2 Mbps ) 17 ( +12 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +86.6 Mbps ) 17 ( +12 ) $0.16 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +98.4 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.20 ( + $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +107.3 Mbps ) 23 ( +18 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +99.9 Mbps ) 8 ( +3 ) $0.19 ( + $0.00 )