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Internet Providers in Kingston, Missouri
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Internet Access in Kingston, Missouri
Internet service coverage and competition between providers in the Kingston area is not strong compared to other Missouri cities. 35.9 percent of the population are stuck with only one (or fewer) choices for true broadband services. In terms of connectivity, Kingston ranks 509th out of 865 communities within the state.
Considering network technologies available within the area, we see that the most common wired broadband connection infrastructures are DSL and Satellite, with 84.46% and practically one hundred percent respectively. DSL is transmitted over twisted copper telephone wires on utility poles by corporations such as CenturyLink that own copper phone lines. DSL is outperformed by all other major wired broadband options.
The data on this page is primarily sourced from provider coverage reports. Data is cross-validated using privatized databases to output more granular listings than can be accessed through the FCC directly. Information about speeds and pricing of listed Internet plans is sourced by manually collecting tens of thousands of data points each year. There are 213 plans in Kingston since 2014. There are 19 Internet or bundled plans currently marketed in the area.
Viasat Internet is the most common option for Kingston residents. They are available to near one hundred percent of Kingston. HughesNet is also a common choice in the area, serving close to one hundred percent of local addresses with predominantly Satellite Internet service. HughesNet's fastest package for Kingston is 25 megabits per second.
While the main providers are HughesNet and Viasat, CenturyLink also serves Kingston with DSL service in 84 percent of addresses and a top speed of 60 Mbps. Providers such as KC Coyote can connect their customers to 10 Mbps or more using wireless hardware. See the interactive map on this page to see how many options are available at the census block level.
Internet Statistics 2021
35.9% of consumers in Kingston200 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 Kingston, Missouri
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Green Hills Communications||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||64.1%|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||84.5%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Green Hills Communications||50 Mbps||DSL||2m 43s||1.9%|
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.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
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.
Compare Kingston to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Kingston||11.5 Mbps||6||$0.91 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +522.9 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +137.3 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +149.1 Mbps )||15 ( +9 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +158 Mbps )||23 ( +17 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +150.6 Mbps )||8 ( +2 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|