Internet Providers in Alfred, New York

Most Popular Internet Providers in Alfred, New York:

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  • 1. Spectrum
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    35 Mbps
    Upload
    Wireless speeds may vary
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    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 6
    • Speed Range: 100-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $152.97
    • Contracts: None required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. Frontier
    91% Available
    91%

    Available

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    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 30-30mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $49.99
    • Contracts: None required
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-100mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $64.99 - $249.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 3 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 5. 5. EarthLink
    91% Available
    91%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    24 Mbps
    Download
    2 Mbps
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    Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
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    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-24mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Price Range: $49.95 - $59.95
    • Contracts: 1 Year required
  • 6. 6. Armstrong
    26.8% Available
    26.8%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
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    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-1000mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Installation: Free installation.
    • Price Range: $34.95 - $109.95
  • 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider

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Internet Access in Alfred, New York

The most common network technologies in Alfred are Cable lines and DSL. FCC filings suggest Cable reaches a virtually one hundred percent spread in the area, in contrast to the 91.03 percent DSL service.

Coverage from Spectrum and Viasat Internet, in general, will overlap. As residents might predict, the choice between Spectrum and Viasat is common in Alfred.

HughesNet and Frontier Communications also offer Internet service in Alfred, often competing for the same customers.

The packages displayed on this page are manually gathered by our research team. The 35 Internet packages shown above are the latest of 235 plans we've collected in Alfred to date.

The average Alfred resident is faced with 3 choices for home broadband (an average of 3.09 in each census block), which is above average. Alfred is currently the 532nd most-connected metro area in New York, as measured by number of ISPs per census block. Residents the FCC considers "underserved" are low, with only 300 stuck with a single Internet choice. Activate the interactive map on this page to explore network data about Alfred, and see Internet access stats at the census block level.

  • There are 9 internet providers in Alfred with 6 of those offering residential service
  • Alfred is the 532nd most connected city in New York ahead of Canisteo, Andover, and Scio, but behind Hornell and Arkport.

Internet Statistics 2021

300 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 Alfred, New York

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Armstrong 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 26.8%
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 100.0%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL 4m 33s 91.0%
EarthLink 24 Mbps DSL 5m 41s 91.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Alfred

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Alfred is the 532nd most connected city in New York ahead of Canisteo, Andover, and Scio, but behind Hornell and Arkport.

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

Approximately 2,000 people in Allegany 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.

Fiber Availability: 27% of people living in Alfred have residential fiber service available to them.

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

Approximately 92% of Alfred residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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

In Allegany 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.

Internet Coverage near Suny College Of Technology At Alfred and Alfred University

In the 2 mile area around Suny College Of Technology At Alfred, the average home will have 1 options for an internet connection. The selection of internet service internet options near Alfred University is practically the exact same. Both Suny College Of Technology At Alfred and Alfred University currently have download speeds that are appropriate for student use cases like streaming video, sending big items, and online gaming. Plans in this range aren't guaranteed to be accessible in every block around campus, and may be unaccessible in apartment complexes. Remember that these averages are calculatedbased on speed tests, and performance will likely be closer to the advertised download speeds provided here.

Compare Alfred to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Alfred 70.8 Mbps 6 $0.60 ( + $0.00 )
New York 545.6 Mbps ( +474.8 Mbps ) 19 ( +13 ) $0.33 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 161.3 Mbps ( +90.5 Mbps ) 19 ( +13 ) $0.31 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 180.9 Mbps ( +110.1 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Houston 186.6 Mbps ( +115.8 Mbps ) 24 ( +18 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 179.1 Mbps ( +108.3 Mbps ) 9 ( +3 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )