Internet Providers in El Prado, NM

Residential Internet Statistics for El Prado, NM
Internet Service Providers: 5
Plans Start From: $19.99
Top Download Speed: 1.2 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in El Prado, New Mexico:

Showing 1 to 7 Providers

  • 1. CenturyLink
    93.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    93.5% Available
  • 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 3. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. Xfinity
    20.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    20.3% Available
  • 5. 5. Choice Broadband
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *9 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 6. 6. TaosNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *64 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 7. 7. Kit Carson Internet
    54.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *400 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    54.6% Available

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Internet Access in El Prado, New Mexico

The two most commonly available network technologies in El Prado are DSL lines followed by Satellite lines. Our records show that DSL has a 93.50 percent footprint, compared to the practically one hundred percent Satellite service.

We should note here that since FCC data is currently collected twice a year and only released six months after, availability shown here may not be complete.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are El Prado's primary wired broadband providers.

CenturyLink is also a commonly available Internet choice for El Prado, offering primarily DSL service in 93 percent of the area. Choice Broadband offers an alternative wireless service to virtually one hundred percent of the local area. Keep in mind that it needs roof access or line of site with a Choice Broadband tower or access point.

The average El Prado resident is faced with 3-4 options for home Internet, which is about normal compared to the US generally. El Prado is currently the 115th most-connected city in New Mexico, as measured by number of ISPs per census block. Underserved blocks are low, with only 1,000 limited to a single broadband option. Click into the map on this page to explore data about neighborhoods within El Prado and see Internet availability statistics at the census block level.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In El Prado, New Mexico

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Kit Carson Internet 400 Mbps Fiber 20s 54.6%
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 93.5%
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 20.3%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
1,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

El Prado is the 115th most connected city in New Mexico ahead of Questa, Alcalde, and Angel Fire, but behind Ranchos De Taos and Taos.

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

Approximately 4,000 people in Taos County don't have access to any wired internet.

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This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Fiber Availability: 54% of people living in El Prado have residential fiber service available to them.

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Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 67% of El Prado residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Taos County, approximately 8,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

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Compare El Prado to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
El Prado 12.8 Mbps 7 $1.67 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +568.9 Mbps ) 22 ( +15 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +160 Mbps ) 21 ( +14 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +186.9 Mbps ) 20 ( +13 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +189.4 Mbps ) 27 ( +20 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +183.7 Mbps ) 11 ( +4 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )