Internet Providers in Serafina, NM

Residential Internet Statistics for Serafina, NM
Internet Service Providers: 4
Plans Start From: $40
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Serafina, New Mexico:

Showing 1 to 6 Providers

  • 1. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    45% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    45% Available
  • 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 3. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. Desertgate
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *30 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. Plateau
    89.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    89.1% Available
  • 6. 6. Plateau
    2.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    2.5% Available

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Internet Access in Serafina, New Mexico

Serafina currently has two widespread Internet service providers (ISPs): Viasat Internet and HughesNet. Viasat is primarily a Satellite provider. Their network offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and coverage for close to one hundred percent of the city. As for HughesNet, they sell Satellite. Their Internet services have availability in near one hundred percent of Serafina and advertised speeds up to a maximum of 25 Mbps.

Wireless technologies like fixed wireless suffer from a variety of issues, making them less than affordable for broadband access. Limited data use ("data caps") present the largest inconvenience.

100 percent of Serafina residents are without a choice so far as broadband Internet service. This is not a surprise, since market competition between the incumbent Internet providers is not strong. Residences in the local area have an average 1 options for service.

Keep in mind that since FCC data is processed twice a year and only published 6+ months after, provider availability listed in the results below might not include the latest network upgrades. We source availability and plan data directly from many Internet providers to help fix this problem.

While the main ISPs are HughesNet and Viasat, Plateau is also in the area with service for 89 percent of residents and a recorded top speed of 1,000 Mbps. Providers like Desertgate deliver 30 Mbps or more using direct wireless hardware. Explore the map below to see broadband coverage at the census block level, and check our speed data to see how Viasat compares to other Serafina options in real-world speed tests.

  • There are 10 internet providers in Serafina with 6 of those offering residential service
  • Serafina is the 126th most connected city in New Mexico ahead of Pecos and Chimayo, but behind Santa Fe, Mora, and Las Vegas.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Serafina, New Mexico

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Plateau 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 89.1%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 45.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Plateau 25 Mbps DSL 5m 27s 2.5%
400 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.

Serafina is the 126th most connected city in New Mexico ahead of Pecos and Chimayo, but behind Santa Fe, Mora, and Las Vegas.

Reference

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

Approximately 4,000 people in San Miguel 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.

Fiber Availability: 89% of people living in Serafina have residential fiber service available to them.

Reference

Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

In San Miguel County, approximately 9,000 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.

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