Internet Providers in Los Alamos, New Mexico

Residential Internet Statistics for Los Alamos, NM
Internet Service Providers: 6
Plans Start From: $19.99
Top Download Speed: 1.2 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Cable

Top Internet Providers in Los Alamos, New Mexico:

Showing 1 to 8 Providers

  • 1. Xfinity
    98.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    98.9% Available
  • 2. CenturyLink
    95.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    95.6% Available
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. Windstream
    1.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *200 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    1.2% Available
  • 6. 5. Cibola Wireless
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *10 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 7. 6. NMSurf
    99.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    99.9% Available
  • 8. 7. CityLink Telecommunications
    32% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    32% Available
1 Residential internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Los-Alamos. See All
  • 1. CenturyLink Business
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    100% Available
  • 2. CityLink Telecommunications
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 3. NMSurf
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 4. Cibola Wireless
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *10 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. Comcast Business
    57% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    57% Available
  • 6. 6. CenturyLink Business
    16.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    16.8% Available
  • 7. FastTrack
    0.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *200 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    0.6% Available
  • 8. Windstream
    0% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    0% Available
  • 10. 7. GTT
    19.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *6 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    19.5% Available
  • 13. Verizon Business
    0.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *N/A
    • Copper
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Copper
    0.6% Available
3 Business internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Los-Alamos. See All

Quick Links:

Looking for internet plans in your area?

Internet Access in Los Alamos, New Mexico

4-5 Internet providers can provide service to the average Los Alamos resident. This is actually a lot of choice in comparison to other cities. Robust competition often results in lower pricing.

Xfinity is an second choice. They offer 98 percent local coverage and a maximum speed of 1,000 Mbps. Wired broadband isn't the only way to get Internet access in Los Alamos. fixed wireless companies like Cibola Wireless are able to achieve 10 Mbps or more using wireless links. There are 5 companies in Los Alamos marketing enterprise-level technologies such as T1 and MPLS. We list every provider with business packages online, but home providers sometimes have unlisted business plans as well.

The data listed here is sourced from FCC filings, and is cross-validated with private data sources to create more accurate listings than governmental websites. Speed and pricing data is sourced by manually collecting tens of thousands of data points every year.

Taking a look now at network technology with significant infrastructure already built across the Los Alamos area, the most prevalent hardwired Internet technology infrastructures are Cable and DSL, with 98.92% and 95.59% respectively. Regular cable TV providers are usually the source for cable Internet and Wifi service, thanks to the fact that they can use their pre-existing coaxial TV wires — which already connect to most homes — to connect subscribers to Internet service. Los Alamos customers of cable Internet service providers like Xfinity usually pick cable thanks to the combination of low prices for workable speeds. (Compared to the alternatives, anyway.) Phone companies are the main source for DSL connections, which makes technical sense because DSL, or "Digital Subscriber Line," sends digital information over telephone lines. DSL is outperformed by all other major Internet options.

According to the latest FCC data, Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the strongest providers in Los Alamos in terms of coverage. The more common ISPs often overlap in most blocks around Los Alamos.

Are you a journalist or researcher writing about this topic?

Contact us and we'll connect you with a broadband market expert on our team who can provide insights and data to support your work.

Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Los Alamos, New Mexico

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 98.9%
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 95.6%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
Windstream 200 Mbps DSL 40s 1.2%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
900 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

Reference

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

Los Alamos is the 37th most connected city in New Mexico ahead of Espanola, Chimayo, Alcalde, Hernandez, and Ohkay Owingeh.

Reference

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

Approximately 50 people in Los Alamos County don't have access to any wired internet.

Reference

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

Approximately 95% of Los Alamos residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

Reference

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

In Los Alamos County, approximately 200 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

Reference

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

Map of ISPs in Los Alamos

Los Alamos Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
Click here to initialize interactive map

Compare Los Alamos to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Los Alamos 304 Mbps 8 $2.51 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +277.7 Mbps ) 21 ( +13 ) $0.33 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( -131.2 Mbps ) 18 ( +10 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( -104.3 Mbps ) 17 ( +9 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( -101.8 Mbps ) 24 ( +16 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( -107.5 Mbps ) 10 ( +2 ) $0.37 ( $0.00 )