Internet Providers in Alma, New York

Most Popular Internet Providers in Alma, New York:

Showing 1 to 3 Providers

  • 1. 1. Verizon High Speed Internet
    34.4% Available
    34.4%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    15 Mbps
    Download
    0.768 Mbps
    Upload
    View Verizon High Speed Internet Details
    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 15-15mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Price Range: $40 - $74.99
    • Contracts: None - None required
  • 2. 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    View Viasat Details
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-100mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $64.99 - $249.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 3. 3. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    View HughesNet Details
    • 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 - 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 1. 1. Verizon High Speed Internet
    14.7% Available
    14.7%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    15 Mbps
    Download
    0.768 Mbps
    Upload
    View Verizon High Speed Internet Details
    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 15-15mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Installation: Includes activation. Free professional installation for 1st PC.
    • Price Range: $29.99 - $49.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 1. 1. Verizon
    54.6% Available
    54.6%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    View Verizon Details
    • 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
  • 2. 2. AT&T Wireless
    45.4% Available
    45.4%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    3 Mbps
    Download
    1.5 Mbps
    Upload
    View AT&T Wireless Details
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-3mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75

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Internet Access in Alma, New York

Information here is calculated from biannual FCC broadband coverage filings. We leverage direct reporting from providers to further validate that data. Plan and pricing data on BroadbandNow is gathered by our research team. To date, we've found and verified 78 broadband plans in Alma since 2014. FCC coverage data is updated biannually, but generally is available here before governmental publications thanks to direct reports we receive from ISPs.

Compared to cable, wireless provides lower speeds, higher prices, and data thresholds. wireless isn't ideal for video streaming, video conferencing, and other data-hungry apps.

Satellite and mobile LTE both offer backup broadband choices for locals who don't have access to wired connections.

For Alma residents, there aren't any true broadband providers to speak of. (At least, that meets a 25 Mbps and 3 Mbps upload performance minimum.)

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the strongest providers in Alma in terms of coverage. The more common providers frequently compete at addresses in most blocks around Alma.

  • There are 5 internet providers in Alma with 3 of those offering residential service

Internet Statistics 2021

100 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 Alma, 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%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Alma

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Approximately 5,000 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.

In Allegany County, approximately 10,000 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 Caps in Alma

Data collected by our market researchers suggests that common ISPs use data caps for their residential Internet plans. Data caps are a public issue because consumers view them as a tactic to limit streaming, while providers maintain that they are a reasonable strategy for managing network congestion. Either way, the issue is streaming services, which easily eats up 1–7GB/hour.