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Internet Providers in Fort Wingate, New Mexico
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Internet Access in Fort Wingate, New Mexico
Fort Wingate offers 5 residential Internet Service Providers, or 9 if you include business and mobile. Consumers have access to 4 broadband choices, which in Fort Wingate usually means DSL.
DSL has lots of coverage compared with other Internet options around Fort Wingate since it relies on telephone wires to send digital data. The DSL copper line usually reaches the home from utility poles outside, and you plug in a modem to the phone outlet to complete the connection for Wifi service.
Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in most cases, will overlap. As residents might predict, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is common.
Looking at the less well-developed communities within Fort Wingate, as many as 1,000 people are left with one or fewer choices for broadband Internet service.
All the coverage data on this page comes from FCC data, requiring companies in Fort Wingate to report deployment data biannually. By using direct agreements with telecom companies nationally, BroadbandNow is able to validate public datasets against privatized data including lit addresses reported directly by telecoms. Between 2014–2021 our team has crunched 2,580 rows of data on Internet access in Fort Wingate, and 1,188,419 in New Mexico overall. The speed averages shown here are calculated based on browser-based speed tests from the Fort Wingate area from M-Labs.
Internet Statistics 2021
95.6% of consumers in Fort Wingate1,000 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 Fort Wingate, New Mexico
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|CenturyLink||940 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s||23.5%|
|Sacred Wind Communications||75 Mbps||DSL||1m 49s||60.1%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
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.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Compare Fort Wingate to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Fort Wingate||43.3 Mbps||6||$0.10 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +491.1 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.18 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +105.5 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.16 ( + $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +117.3 Mbps )||15 ( +9 )||$0.20 ( + $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +126.2 Mbps )||23 ( +17 )||$0.18 ( + $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +118.8 Mbps )||8 ( +2 )||$0.19 ( + $0.00 )|