Internet Providers in Crownpoint, NM

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Residential Internet Statistics for Crownpoint, NM
Internet Providers: 3
Internet Plans: 1
Fastest Speed Available: 30 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $49.99

Internet Access in Crownpoint, New Mexico

There are 3 providers in the Crownpoint area marketing home connections. Including business Internet, that's 5 companies in the area,. (Take note that some may be "doubles" as many providers advertise residential service and business service under separate branches.)

The information on this page is sourced from provider coverage reports, and is validated through private databases to provide more useful listings than governmental websites. Speeds and pricing data is sourced by manually collecting thousands of plans every year. We've analyzed 118 Crownpoint Internet plans from 2014 to the present. There are 12 Internet or bundled deals currently marketed.

Looking at network technology offered in Crownpoint, the most prevalent hardwired broadband Internet technology infrastructures are DSL and Satellite, with 57.93% and close to one hundred percent respectively. DSL is delivered over twisted copper telephone wires, and comes from corporations like Frontier Communications that build or own copper phone lines. DSL is outperformed by all wired Internet options.

Viasat Internet is the most likely choice for Crownpoint residents. practically one hundred percent of Crownpoint census blocks can get Internet service from them. HughesNet is also a common choice, serving virtually one hundred percent of residents with predominantly Satellite service. The fastest Internet plan we've seen for HughesNet in Crownpoint is 25 megabits per second.

In summary, broadband competition is essentially non-existent in Crownpoint. This is clear through the map, which shows the number of providers serving a given block.

Internet Statistics 2021

5,000 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 Crownpoint, New Mexico

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL 4m 33s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Crownpoint, New Mexico

  • Frontier - DSL - 57.9% Availability in Crownpoint - Call For Speed Availability
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Crownpoint - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Crownpoint - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Crownpoint

Crownpoint Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Crownpoint is the 241st most connected city in New Mexico ahead of Prewitt, but behind Gallup, Thoreau, Church Rock, and Yatahey.

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

Approximately 17,000 people in McKinley 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 McKinley County, approximately 33,000 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.

Broadband for Educational Purposes in Crownpoint

Economic development reports routinely identify a increasing pattern between broadband availability and improved schooling. Broadband is basically required as universities like Navajo Technical University migrate to digital systems to distribute out-of-class work and research. Looking at 214 speed tests recorded in the past annum at locations within two miles of Navajo Technical University campus, performance is on the low side - the overall average is 18.82 Mbps. This is quick enough for basic use such as email, internet browsing, and research, but is likely to be tricky for students in complex fields who need to upload/download sizable folders or stream video.

Data Cap Issues and Video Streaming in Crownpoint

Data collected by our researchers shows that common ISPs in Crownpoint place some sort of limit on data use for their home broadband packages. Data caps are disliked because users see caps as a tactic for limiting streaming, while providers maintain that caps are a necessary tool for managing heavy network traffic. Either way, the issue is the same: video streaming, which easily consumes one to seven Gigabytes per hour.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Crownpoint

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Frontier Communications DSL 57.9%+ Call For Speed Availability
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Frontier Business DSL 100% Call For Speed Availability

Compare Crownpoint to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Crownpoint 18.8 Mbps 3 $3.68 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +515.6 Mbps ) 16 ( +13 ) $0.70 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +130 Mbps ) 17 ( +14 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +141.8 Mbps ) 15 ( +12 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +150.7 Mbps ) 23 ( +20 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +143.3 Mbps ) 8 ( +5 ) $0.36 ( $0.00 )