How much internet speed do you need? That depends on how you plan on using your internet connection.
< 25 Mbps basic internet for checking e-mail, google searches 25-99 Mbps will handle streaming Netflix, FaceTime, Zoom calls 100-499 Mbps fast downloads, gaming online, streaming UHD on multiple screens 500-1,000 Mbps blazing fast for just about anything
Internet Providers in Carrizozo, New Mexico
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Internet Access in Carrizozo, New Mexico
Viasat Internet has the most coverage in Carrizozo. HughesNet is also widely available.
19.91 percent of Carrizozo residents are cut off from choice so far as broadband Internet service. This isn't a surprise seeing as competition between providers is low. Addresses in the local area generally have 1-2 choices for service, when averaged across the entire local population.
The issue with wireless service being the main Internet option is that, compared with wired broadband like cable, wireless provides lower speeds and lower data thresholds. These limitations make it challenging to use for activities like Netflix, video conferencing, and any high-bandwidth applications.
Since FCC data is only collected biannually and only published 6+ months after that, availability shown here may not be complete. This page incorporates direct provider reporting to help reduce this lag time.
Outside of the Internet providers detailed above, Tularosa Communications provides a third choice for Internet in 80 percent of the Carrizozo area.
Internet Statistics 2021
19.9% of consumers in Carrizozo200 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 Carrizozo, New Mexico
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Tularosa Communications||100 Mbps||Fiber and DSL||1m 21s||80.1%|
|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.
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.
Data Cap Issues Around Carrizozo
Data from our market research team suggests that many of the common ISPs in Carrizozo place a limit on data use on residential Internet packages. Data caps are disliked since consumers see caps as a tactic for limiting streaming services, while providers explain that caps are a necessary tool for managing heavy network traffic. In either case, the problem is the same: streaming video, which can consume anywhere from 1–7GB/hr.
Internet access in Carrizozo neighborhoods
We have collected data about Broadband coverage across the following neighborhoods in Carrizozo: Duran.
Compare Carrizozo to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Carrizozo||21.6 Mbps||5||$0.86 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +512.8 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +127.2 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +139 Mbps )||15 ( +10 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +147.9 Mbps )||23 ( +18 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +140.5 Mbps )||8 ( +3 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|