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Internet Providers in Lakewood, New Mexico
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Internet Access in Lakewood, New Mexico
FCC data is the core source of the Lakewood coverage data shown on BroadbandNow. We have processed 1,109 rows of FCC data about Internet availability within Lakewood. There isn't enough speed test information to show how real-world network speeds compare to advertised download speeds for residents of Lakewood.
Taking a look at network tech available around Lakewood, we see that the most prevalent wired broadband Internet tech infrastructures are Satellite (practically one hundred percent coverage) and DSL (96.34 percent coverage). DSL is delivered by phone lines up on utility poles, and comes from providers like PVT Networks that historically provided phone service. DSL underperforms when compared with all other major broadband services.
100 percent of Lakewood residents (100 residents total) are limited to a single choice for wired Internet service, or none.
PVT Networks is a common alternative to the primary providers (Viasat and HughesNet), serving Lakewood with a maximum speed of 25 Mbps. Wired broadband isn't the only way to get Internet service in Lakewood. fixed wireless providers like Plateau are able to reach 10 Mbps or more via wireless technology.
Viasat Internet is the most widespread Internet option overall, registered with coverage in virtually one hundred percent of the area. HughesNet has coverage for close to one hundred percent of residents. The fastest download speed recorded for Viasat reaches 35 Mbps. HughesNet advertised as high as 25 Mbps. Anything over 10 megabits per second is enough to stream lower-quality video on WiFi, but may become problematic when multiple users try to access modern services like video chat and multiplayer gaming. Refer to the coverage map on this page to see how broadband coverage compares on a granular level.
Internet Statistics 2021
100.0% of consumers in Lakewood100 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 Lakewood, New Mexico
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|PVT Networks||25 Mbps||DSL||5m 27s||96.3%|
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.