Internet Providers in Fort Wingate, NM

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Residential Internet Statistics for Fort Wingate, NM
Internet Providers: 6
Internet Plans: 6
Fastest Speed Available: 940 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $71.67

Internet Access in Fort Wingate, New Mexico

Fort Wingate offers 6 residential Internet Service Providers, or 9 if you include business and mobile. Consumers have access to 5 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

1,000 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
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s
Sacred Wind Communications 75 Mbps DSL 1m 49s
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
CenturyLink Fiber Gigabit 940 Mbps Fiber 8s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Fort Wingate, New Mexico

  • Sacred Wind - DSL - 60.1% Availability in Fort Wingate - Speeds up to 75 Mbps
  • CenturyLink - DSL - 23.5% Availability in Fort Wingate - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • CenturyLink Fiber Gigabit - Fiber - 4.5% Availability in Fort Wingate - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Fort Wingate - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Fort Wingate - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Fort Wingate

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Fort Wingate is the 99th most connected city in New Mexico ahead of Mentmore, Church Rock, and Yatahey, but behind Gallup and Gamerco.

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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Fort Wingate

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Sacred Wind Communications DSL 60.1%+ 75 Mbps
Sacred Wind Communications Fixed Wireless 39.3%+ 100 Mbps
CenturyLink DSL 23.5%+ 100 Mbps
CenturyLink Fiber Gigabit Fiber 4.5%+ 940 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Sacred Wind Communications Fixed Wireless 100% 100 Mbps
CenturyLink Business Fiber 0.1%+ 20 Mbps

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 415.4 Mbps ( +372.1 Mbps ) 16 ( +10 ) $0.21 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +75.6 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.15 ( + $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +72.9 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.19 ( + $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +84.1 Mbps ) 23 ( +17 ) $0.18 ( + $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +84.3 Mbps ) 8 ( +2 ) $0.18 ( + $0.00 )