Internet Providers in Alfred Station, NY
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Residential Internet Statistics for Alfred Station, NY
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,000 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$68.72|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Alfred Station, New York
Internet Access in Alfred Station, New York
Alfred Station has 5 residential Internet Service Providers, and 8 when including business and mobile services. Consumers have access to 5 choices for wired broadband which in Alfred Station is most likely fiber, cable, and DSL.
Coverage from the two most common providers, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in general, will overlap. As a result, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is common.
13.71 percent of the Alfred Station area is still left with only one or zero options for broadband-quality Internet service. Aside from these underserved blocks, the average resident has 2-3 Internet providers available. In general, areas that have better competition will find lower pricing as companies are incentivized to improve service to earn subscribers.
Looking at network options, Alfred Station has all three common wired Internet technologies: fiber, cable, and DSL. Among the local options, Fiber service is overall the more robust network type, and offers 64.65 percent availability in the area.
Coverage data on BroadbandNow comes from FCC data, which compels companies in Alfred Station to submit deployment and subscriber data biannually. Leveraging direct agreements with telecom companies, BroadbandNow is able to analyze and improve this data against private data reported via providers. The speed averages displayed here are calculated from browser-based speed tests from Alfred Station from M-Labs, a tool integrated with Google as well as BroadbandNow.
Internet Statistics 2021
13.7% of consumers in Alfred Station100 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 Station, New York
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|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||93.4%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
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.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Compare Alfred Station to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Alfred Station||19.6 Mbps||5||$0.68 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +514.8 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.89 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +129.2 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +141 Mbps )||15 ( +10 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +149.9 Mbps )||23 ( +18 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +142.5 Mbps )||8 ( +3 )||$0.38 ( $0.00 )|