Internet Providers in Bath, NY

Residential Internet Statistics for Bath, NY
Internet Service Providers: 8
Plans Start From: $29.99
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Bath, New York:

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  • 1. Spectrum
    86.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    86.9% Available
  • 2. Verizon
    82.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *15 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    82.8% Available
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    16.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    16.2% Available
  • 6. 6. EarthLink 5G Home Internet
    16.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    16.2% Available
  • 7. 7. Frontier
    2.7% Available
    Call For Speed Availability: (855) 915-4111
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    2.7% Available
  • 8. 8. Empire Access
    64.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    64.4% Available
  • 9. 9. NYSYS airAccess
    16.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *6 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    16.5% Available
  • 10. 10. Armstrong
    4.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    4.4% Available
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Internet Access in Bath, New York

Bath currently has only two common Internet service providers (ISPs): Viasat Internet and HughesNet. Viasat mostly offers Satellite service. Their network offers download speeds up to 35 Mbps and coverage in near one hundred percent of the city. As for HughesNet, they provide Satellite, with coverage in practically one hundred percent of the area and advertise speeds up to 25 Mbps.

In terms of network technologies being used in the city, the most widespread hardwired Internet tech varieties are Cable and DSL, with 86.86% and 82.79% respectively. Television providers are usually the source for cable Internet service, thanks to the fact that they can re-purpose their pre-existing coaxial TV cables — which have already been built out to homes in the area — to connect subscribers to the Internet. Bath subscribers to cable ISPs such as Spectrum often pick cable due to the combination of low pricing for workable speeds. (Compared to DSL, anyway.) DSL is delivered by phone lines, and is sold by corporations such as Verizon that historically provided phone service. DSL is the slowest of all major Internet services.

Spectrum provides a common alternative. They offer 86 percent availability and a maximum speed of 940 Mbps. Wired broadband isn't the only option for Internet service for residents of Bath. fixed wireless outfits such as NYSYS airAccess can offer 6 Mbps or more using direct wireless links. Aside from residential broadband, there are 4 companies in the area marketing specialized enterprise-level subscriptions such as point-to-point connectivity. The small business listings here include every provider with business plans online, although some sell both home and business Internet.

Since most houses are only wired for one phone company and one cable company, the average home in Bath has 2-3 wired Internet options available to them. 16.6% of the Bath area have one or fewer options. cable and DSL Internet services are likely to offer the most reasonable pricing and data packages for home use.

The coverage data analysis on this page comes from FCC data. Internet providers in Bath must agree to report there coverage area data biannually. Using our relationships with telecom companies, BroadbandNow is able to confirm this data against privatized data submitted by Internet providers. The speed averages displayed on this page are calculated based on real-world speed tests from the Bath area in the M-Labs database, which is integrated with Google search as well as BroadbandNow.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Bath, New York

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Empire Access 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 64.4%
Armstrong 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 4.4%
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 86.9%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 16.2%
EarthLink 5G Home Internet 100 Mbps 5G Internet 1m 21s 16.2%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL -- 2.7%
2,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

Bath is the 405th most connected city in New York ahead of Prattsburgh, Savona, Campbell, and Avoca, but behind Hammondsport.

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

Approximately 5,000 people in Steuben County don't have access to any wired internet.

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This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Fiber Availability: 69% of people living in Bath have residential fiber service available to them.

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

Approximately 83% of Bath residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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

In Steuben County, approximately 7,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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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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Compare Bath to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Bath 114.2 Mbps 11 $0.69 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +467.5 Mbps ) 22 ( +11 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +58.6 Mbps ) 21 ( +10 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +85.5 Mbps ) 20 ( +9 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +88 Mbps ) 27 ( +16 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +82.3 Mbps ) 11 $0.39 ( $0.00 )