Internet Providers in El Prado, NM
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Residential Internet Statistics for El Prado, NM
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,200 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$66.88|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in El Prado, New Mexico
Internet Access in El Prado, New Mexico
DSL lines and Fiber lines are widely available broadband types throughout El Prado, featuring 93.00 and 84.72 percent coverage. While coaxial cable or DSL tend to be cheaper, fiber-based infrastructure is a better fit to handle digital data — not to mention that they offer significantly faster speeds both up and downstream.
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. TaosNet 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 TaosNet tower or access point.
The average El Prado resident is faced with 4-5 options for home Internet, which is above-average. El Prado is currently the 78th most connected metro area in New Mexico. Residents the FCC considers to be "underserved" are relatively low, and only 400 are stuck with a single choice for Internet service. Activate the interactive map on this page to explore data about neighborhoods within El Prado, and Internet access stats at the census block level.
Internet Statistics 2021
13.9% of consumers in El Prado400 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 El Prado, New Mexico
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|Kit Carson Internet||500 Mbps||Fiber||16s|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s|
|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 El Prado, New Mexico
- CenturyLink - DSL - 93.0% Availability in El Prado - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- Kit Carson Internet - Fiber - 84.7% Availability in El Prado - Speeds up to 500 Mbps
- CenturyLink Fiber Gigabit - Fiber - 39.1% Availability in El Prado - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
- Xfinity - Cable - 19.0% Availability in El Prado - Speeds up to 1,200 Mbps
- Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in El Prado - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in El Prado - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
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.
Summary Of Internet Providers In El Prado
|TaosNet||Fixed Wireless||100%||64 Mbps|
|Choice Broadband||Fixed Wireless||99.7%+||9 Mbps|
|Kit Carson Internet||Fiber||84.7%+||500 Mbps|
|CenturyLink Fiber Gigabit||Fiber||39.1%+||940 Mbps|
|XFINITY from Comcast||Cable||19.0%+||1,200 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet||Satellite||100%||50 Mbps|
|CenturyLink Business||Fiber||42.6%+||40 Mbps|
|Comcast Business||Cable||11.7%+||940 Mbps|
|Kit Carson Internet||Fiber||15.8%+||500 Mbps|
Compare El Prado to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|El Prado||11.4 Mbps||8||$0.14 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||415.4 Mbps ( +404 Mbps )||16 ( +8 )||$0.21 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||118.9 Mbps ( +107.5 Mbps )||17 ( +9 )||$0.15 ( + $0.00 )|
|Chicago||116.2 Mbps ( +104.8 Mbps )||15 ( +7 )||$0.19 ( + $0.00 )|
|Houston||127.4 Mbps ( +116 Mbps )||23 ( +15 )||$0.18 ( + $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||127.6 Mbps ( +116.2 Mbps )||8||$0.18 ( + $0.00 )|