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Internet Providers in Groveton, New Hampshire
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Internet Access in Groveton, New Hampshire
There are 6 broadband providers in the Groveton area offering residential connections, and a total of 12 including specialized smb, enterprise, and mobile providers like TCC Networks.
Since most houses come pre-wired for one landline telephone (DSL) company and cable networks don't generally overlap, the average home in Groveton has 2-3 wired broadband providers to choose from. 23.75 percent of the Groveton area — 600 people — have one or fewer choices for their Internet service provider. DSL and cable broadband are likely to provide the best pricing and data packages for home use.
Viasat Internet has the widest availability in Groveton. close to one hundred percent of the Groveton area can receive Internet service from them. HughesNet is the most likely second option, serving practically one hundred percent of Groveton with predominantly Satellite broadband service. The fastest plan advertised by HughesNet in Groveton is 25 megabits per second.
The data on this page comes via FCC coverage reports specific to Groveton, and is enhanced against privatized databases to output more detailed listings than can be accessed through the FCC directly. Information about speed and pricing of specific Internet plans is sourced by our research and analysis team, who collect thousands of plans each year. There are 161 plans collected in Groveton from 2014 to the present. There are 24 Internet deals currently active.
Overall, Groveton's Internet infrastructure follows a similar pattern to other US communities: strong coverage of cable and DSL service, but only two choices since most houses are limited to only one option for subscribing to either Internet service. This pattern comes from the fact that most Broadband Internet outfits have their roots as cable TV and phone companies. So, they use conveniently pre-built networks to deliver broadband service.
Internet Statistics 2021
23.8% of consumers in Groveton600 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 Groveton, New Hampshire
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications)||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||96.7%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
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 Cap Issues Around Groveton
Data collected by our market research team suggests that many of the top ISPs in the area currently place a limit on streaming for their home Internet packages. Data caps are disliked since subscribers see caps as a strategy to limit streaming services, while providers explain they are a necessary strategy for managing heavy network traffic. In either case, the issue is video streaming, which can use 1–7GB/hr.
Compare Groveton to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Groveton||17.8 Mbps||6||$0.83 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +516.6 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +131 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +142.8 Mbps )||15 ( +9 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +151.7 Mbps )||23 ( +17 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +144.3 Mbps )||8 ( +2 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|