Internet Service Providers in Cliff, New Mexico

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Residential Internet Statistics for Cliff, NM
Wired Internet Providers: 1
Average Speed Test Result: 9.97 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 25 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 6.3%

Internet Access in Cliff, New Mexico

Cliff offers 6 residential Internet providers, or 8 if you include business and mobile service. Consumers have access to 3 choices for wired Internet, which in Cliff usually means DSL service.

There is above-average choice between providers within the Cliff area, but 400 residents are still without service from multiple providers. The consequence of this is that if they aren't satisfied with the quality of service, they have no choice but to use a poor quality wireless connection. However, this issue isn't widespread in Cliff. The majority of households have 3 Internet options.

Coverage from Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet, in most cases, will overlap. As a result, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is common in Cliff.

DSL has strong coverage in comparison to other Internet options around Cliff because it uses telephone cable to send digital data. The DSL wire reaches the subscriber from utility poles outside, and you plug in a modem to the phone outlet inside to complete the connection for Wifi service.

All the coverage stats found here comes from FCC reporting. ISPs in Cliff are required by law to submit availability data biannually. By leveraging our relationships with providers, we are able to analyze and improve public data in comparison to privatized data including lit addresses submitted by telecoms. Since 2014, BroadbandNow has processed 251 data rows on broadband networks in Cliff. The speed averages shown below are calculated based on browser-based speed tests originating from Cliff addresses.

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 Cliff, New Mexico

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
WNM Communications 25 Mbps DSL 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Cliff, New Mexico

  • WNM - 93.7% Availability in Cliff - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Cliff - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Cliff - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Cliff

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Cliff is the 151st most connected city in New Mexico behind Santa Clara, Silver City, Lordsburg, Bayard, and Duncan.

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

Approximately 2,000 people in Grant 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.

In Grant County, approximately 6,000 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 Cliff

Provider Type Coverage Speed
WNM Communications DSL and Fixed Wireless 93.7%+ 25 Mbps
TWN Communications Fixed Wireless 99.6%+ 15 Mbps
Choice Broadband Fixed Wireless 97.4%+ 9 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
TWN Communications Fixed Wireless 100% 15 Mbps

Compare Cliff to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
0 Mbps 0
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +339.1 Mbps ) 15 ( +15 ) $0.18 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +97.1 Mbps ) 18 ( +18 ) $0.20 ( + $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +89.7 Mbps ) 15 ( +15 ) $0.33 ( + $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +101.7 Mbps ) 21 ( +21 ) $0.21 ( + $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +105.3 Mbps ) 9 ( +9 ) $0.25 ( + $0.00 )