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Internet Providers in Luning, Nevada
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Internet Access in Luning, Nevada
For more sparsely populated areas like Luning, fixed wireless from towers and other wireless technologies are the most common broadband choice. FCC records and our private datasets show little to nohardwired broadband access for residential purposes. That said, fixed wireless provides a decent alternative available to near one hundred percent of the area.
According to recent FCC reporting, 100 percent of Luning residents (48 residents total) have only one choice for wired Internet service.
Mobile and LTE access is also advertised in Luning from brands like Choice Broadband and Verizon.
Viasat Internet is the most common choice for Luning residents. They are accessible for practically one hundred percent of Luning addresses. HughesNet is the most likely followup choice, with coverage in near one hundred percent of the area with Satellite broadband service. HughesNet's fastest package for Luning is 25 megabits per second download.
The Internet coverage insights here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are based on a mix of public government data from the FCC and privatized data collected directly from providers. Averaged statistics about speed and performance data is sourced primarily from M-Labs. Our market research team has hand-filed package price and plan details on 75 broadband plans in Luning to date.
- There are 5 internet providers in Luning with 4 of those offering residential service
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Luning, Nevada
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
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 and Cord Cutting Around Luning
Data from our researchers shows that some of the popular ISPs in the area use data caps on residential Internet connections. Data caps are controversial because subscribers see them as a tactic to stop "cord cutting". Providers maintain data caps are a necessary strategy as they struggle to manage network traffic. Either way, the problem is streaming services, which easily consumes anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes/hr.
Compare Luning to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Luning||6.5 Mbps||4||$3.80 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +527.9 Mbps )||17 ( +13 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +142.3 Mbps )||17 ( +13 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +154.1 Mbps )||15 ( +11 )||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +163 Mbps )||23 ( +19 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +155.6 Mbps )||8 ( +4 )||$0.66 ( $0.00 )|