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Internet Providers in Canandaigua, New York
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Internet Access in Canandaigua, New York
The two most commonly available wired Internet technologies within Canandaigua are Cable networks and DSL. FCC filings show that Cable reaches a 94.01 percent footprint, in contrast to the 92.32 percent DSL penetration.
Since many houses are only wired for one landline phone company and cable networks don't generally overlap, the average home in Canandaigua has 2-3 wired Internet providers to choose from. 9.81% of Canandaigua residents — 2,000 people in total — are limited to one or fewer options for which provider to use. Regardless of alternative networks on the market, DSL and cable broadband services usually offer the most reasonable price for home use.
The broadband access data listed here comes from provider coverage reports specific to Canandaigua, and is validated against private databases and direct provider reporting to provide more granular results than governmental websites. Speed and pricing data is generated by our data team, who gather tens of thousands of data points every year.
Viasat Internet offers the largest coverage area for Canandaigua residents. They are available to practically one hundred percent of Canandaigua census blocks. HughesNet is the most common second choice in the area, providing practically one hundred percent of residents with predominantly Satellite service. The fastest plan advertised by HughesNet for Canandaigua is 25 megabits per second download.
While the main providers are HughesNet and Viasat, Spectrum also serves the area with availability in 94 percent of addresses and a recorded maximum speed of 940 Mbps. Fixed wireless plans from companies such as NYSYS airAccess can connect customers to 6 Mbps or more via direct wireless relays. There are also 5 providers in Canandaigua offering enterprise-level service like MPLS. See the interactive map to see broadband coverage at the census block level, or check our speed data to compare how local ISPs compare in real-world speed tests.
Internet Statistics 2022
9.8% of consumers in Canandaigua2,000 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 Canandaigua, New York
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Empire Access||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||43.0%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|T-Mobile Home Internet||115 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 11s||46.1%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Ultra Home Internet||100 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||46.1%|
|Frontier Communications||Call For Speed Availability||DSL||4m 33s||92.3%|
|Windstream||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||2.1%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
Internet Provider Competition Map For Canandaigua
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 Canandaigua to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Canandaigua||267 Mbps||9||$0.76 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||545.6 Mbps ( +278.6 Mbps )||21 ( +12 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||161.3 Mbps ( -105.7 Mbps )||20 ( +11 )||$0.22 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||180.9 Mbps ( -86.1 Mbps )||19 ( +10 )||$0.22 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||186.6 Mbps ( -80.4 Mbps )||26 ( +17 )||$0.20 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||179.1 Mbps ( -87.9 Mbps )||10 ( +1 )||$0.36 ( $0.00 )|
Customer Reviews of Internet Providers in Canandaigua
Great prices & excellent costumer service!
A friend referred me to Spectrum. I called to set things up and was off the phone in less than 10 minutes. Someone was there the very next day to set everything up. The man that came was very personable & made sure everything was good to go before he left. A great price and excellent customer service, I would definitely recommend!