Internet Providers in Malaga, New Mexico

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Residential Internet Statistics for Malaga, NM
Average Speed Test Result: 3.11 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 0 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 100%

Internet Access in Malaga, New Mexico

Data on this page is based on the FCC's bi-annual coverage reporting. We leverage direct provider reports to further validate that data. Plan and pricing data is collected through our market research team. We have aggregated 142 broadband deals in the area around Malaga since founding in 2014. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 7 records as of 2021. This gives a snapshot of what some subscribers are getting in the area, but trends low since tests are usually run to diagnose home networking issues.

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) is the most widespread choice for Malaga residents. close to one hundred percent of the Malaga area can receive access to them. HughesNet is the most likely second choice, serving near one hundred percent of Malaga with predominantly Satellite service. HughesNet's fastest package for Malaga is 25 megabits per second.

The majority of Malaga residents have 2 wired broadband service providers available (2.84 per census block). 100 percent of the Malaga area — 100 people — are limited to one or fewer choices for their Internet provider. Regardless of alternative services with local coverage, DSL and cable Internet services generally offer the most reasonable price for home use.

In terms of network tech offered within Malaga, we see that the most common wired broadband technology options are Satellite and , with close to one hundred percent and less then 0.05 percent respectively.

In summary, addresses that for any reason can't access service from HughesNet and Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) still have wireless and mobile choices. Click on the map to explore local competition density. Speed tests are divided by provider to make it easy to compare Viasat and HughesNet download performance.

  • There are 8 internet providers in Malaga with 4 of those offering residential service
  • Malaga is the 102nd most connected city in New Mexico ahead of Loving and Jal, but behind Carlsbad, Eunice, and Artesia.

Internet Statistics 2021

100 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 Malaga, New Mexico

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Malaga, New Mexico

  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Malaga - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Malaga - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Malaga

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Malaga is the 102nd most connected city in New Mexico ahead of Loving and Jal, but behind Carlsbad, Eunice, and Artesia.

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

Approximately 1,000 people in Eddy 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 Eddy County, approximately 5,000 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.

Data Cap Issues and Cord Cutting Around Malaga

Data collected by our researchers shows that popular ISPs currently use data caps for their residential Internet connections. Data caps are disliked because subscribers see them as a strategy for limiting "cord cutting". Providers explain that they are a necessary tool as they struggle to manage network traffic. Either way, the problem is the same: video streaming, which can consume anywhere from 1–7GB per hour.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Malaga

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Leaco Fixed Wireless 97.7%+ 1.5 Mbps
PVT Networks Fixed Wireless 90.9%+ 15 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps

Compare Malaga to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
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New York 349.1 Mbps ( +346 Mbps ) 15 ( +15 ) $0.18 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +104 Mbps ) 18 ( +18 ) $0.20 ( + $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +96.6 Mbps ) 15 ( +15 ) $0.33 ( + $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +108.6 Mbps ) 21 ( +21 ) $0.21 ( + $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +112.2 Mbps ) 9 ( +9 ) $0.25 ( + $0.00 )