Internet Providers in Arroyo Seco, NM

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Residential Internet Statistics for Arroyo Seco, NM
Internet Providers: 7
Internet Plans: 7
Fastest Speed Available: 940 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $76.8

Internet Access in Arroyo Seco, New Mexico

The two most common wired broadband options in Arroyo Seco are DSL networks as well as Fiber lines. FCC filings suggest DSL has a 88.48 percent spread in the area, in contrast with the 75.91 percent Fiber service. Fiber network infrastructure is better suited for data and offers overall increased upstream/downstream speeds/performance/upstream performance, although cable/DSL are frequently cheaper.

There's a decent amount of competition between companies around Arroyo Seco, but 400 locals can't get access to multiple providers. If these residents aren't satisfied with their provider, they are left with no option but to compromise for a poor quality wireless option. However, this issue isn't widespread in Arroyo Seco — the majority of households have 3 Internet options.

Coverage from the two most common providers, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in most cases, will overlap. As you might expect, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one in Arroyo Seco.

CenturyLink and Kit Carson Internet also have coverage in Arroyo Seco, often competing for the same customers.

The coverage stats on this page comes from FCC reported data, requiring Internet providers in Arroyo Seco to submit deployment and subscriber data biannually. Leveraging direct agreements with providers, BroadbandNow is able to validate this data against privatized data submitted by Internet providers. The speed averages displayed here are calculated from real-world speed tests from Arroyo Seco. Looking at plan price and terms info, our research team has manually filed 257 Internet packages in Arroyo Seco over recent years, with 24 currently available.

Internet Statistics 2021

400 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Arroyo Seco, New Mexico

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s
Kit Carson Internet 250 Mbps Fiber 32s
CenturyLink Fiber Gigabit 940 Mbps Fiber 8s
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Arroyo Seco, New Mexico

  • CenturyLink - DSL - 88.5% Availability in Arroyo Seco - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Kit Carson Internet - Fiber - 75.9% Availability in Arroyo Seco - Speeds up to 250 Mbps
  • CenturyLink Fiber Gigabit - Fiber - 33.8% Availability in Arroyo Seco - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Arroyo Seco - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Arroyo Seco - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Arroyo Seco

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Arroyo Seco is the 141st most connected city in New Mexico ahead of Questa and Angel Fire, but behind Ranchos De Taos, Taos, and El Prado.

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

Approximately 3,000 people in Taos 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: 75% of people living in Arroyo Seco 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 70% of Arroyo Seco 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 Taos County, approximately 5,000 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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Arroyo Seco

Provider Type Coverage Speed
CenturyLink DSL 88.5%+ 100 Mbps
TaosNet Fixed Wireless 100% 64 Mbps
Choice Broadband Fixed Wireless 99.4%+ 9 Mbps
Kit Carson Internet Fiber 75.9%+ 250 Mbps
CenturyLink Fiber Gigabit Fiber 33.8%+ 940 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
CenturyLink Business Fiber 8.2%+ 40 Mbps
Kit Carson Internet Fiber 4.0%+ 250 Mbps
Verizon Business Copper 0.0%+ 1.5 Mbps

Compare Arroyo Seco to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Arroyo Seco 15.3 Mbps 7 $0.14 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +400.1 Mbps ) 16 ( +9 ) $0.21 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +103.6 Mbps ) 17 ( +10 ) $0.15 ( + $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +100.9 Mbps ) 15 ( +8 ) $0.19 ( + $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +112.1 Mbps ) 23 ( +16 ) $0.18 ( + $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +112.3 Mbps ) 8 ( +1 ) $0.18 ( + $0.00 )