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Internet Providers in Magdalena, New Mexico
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Internet Access in Magdalena, New Mexico
DSL Internet is the only high-speed wired network type that has meaningful coverage within Magdalena proper. According to our most current data, it's available to approximately 75.13 percent of residents. DSL is delivered throughtraditional telephone wires, which is the reason it usually comes from traditional phone operators, such as WNM Communications.
Remember that since FCC data is currently collected biannually and only published six or more months later, data shown here may have minor inaccuracies. Our process incorporates coverage and plan data directly from some major companies to help reduce this lag time.
Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the most common Internet options in Magdalena.
WNM Communications is another commonly available Internet choice in Magdalena, offering DSL connections available to 75 percent of the area.
In summary, Internet service competition is essentially non-existent in Magdalena — as is evident through the map below, which visualizes the number of providers serving a given block or neighborhood.
Internet Statistics 2021
100.0% of consumers in Magdalena2,000 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 Magdalena, 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%|
|WNM Communications||25 Mbps||DSL||5m 27s||75.1%|
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.
Data Cap Issues and Cord Cutting in Magdalena
Data collected by our research team suggests that common providers place a limit on data use for their residential Internet packages. Data caps are controversial because consumers see caps as a tactic to stop "cord cutting", while providers insist they are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network traffic. Either way, the problem is the same: streaming services, which can eat up anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes per hour.
Internet access in Magdalena neighborhoods
We have compiled information and statistics on Broadband availability for these neighborhoods within Magdalena: Alamo.
Compare Magdalena to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Magdalena||19.9 Mbps||3||$3.80 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +514.5 Mbps )||17 ( +14 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +128.9 Mbps )||17 ( +14 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +140.7 Mbps )||15 ( +12 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +149.6 Mbps )||23 ( +20 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +142.2 Mbps )||8 ( +5 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|