Internet Providers in Central Islip, NY
Residential Internet Statistics for Central Islip, NY
|Internet Service Providers:||4|
|Plans Start From:||$19.99|
|Top Download Speed:||1 Gbps|
|Fastest Connection Type:||Fiber|
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Internet Access in Central Islip, New York
The two most common wired Internet options in Central Islip are Cable networks as well as DSL and Fiber. FCC filings suggest Cable has a 99.33 percent spread in Central Islip, compared with the 97.75 percent DSL and Fiber service.
The packages displayed here are manually collected by our data analysis team. We've aggregated 291 Internet plans in the area around Central Islip since 2014.
Optimum by Altice as well as Verizon also offer Internet service in Central Islip, often competing for the same customers.
Most households in Central Islip have two or more Internet providers to choose from. That said, this number may change from block to block. View the interactive map below to explore competition changes in different parts of Central Islip.
Viasat Internet is the most widespread Internet option on the whole. They have Internet coverage for close to one hundred percent of Central Islip residents. HughesNet, in contrast, has availability for practically one hundred percent of the population. The top download speed advertised for Viasat is 35 Mbps. HughesNet offers packages up to 25 Mbps. Any speed above 10 Mbps is sufficient for streaming SD video on WiFi. However, it may become an issue when multiple people try to use high-bandwidth services like Google Hangouts and multiplayer gaming. Explore the coverage maps below to see how broadband coverage compares down to the census block level.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Central Islip, New York
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Optimum by Altice||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s||99.3%|
|Optimum by Altice||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||84.6%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
0.8% of consumers in Central Islip200 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.
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.
Map of ISPs in Central Islip
Compare Central Islip to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Central Islip||238.3 Mbps||7||$0.51 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||581.7 Mbps ( +343.4 Mbps )||22 ( +15 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||172.8 Mbps ( -65.5 Mbps )||21 ( +14 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||199.7 Mbps ( -38.6 Mbps )||20 ( +13 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||202.2 Mbps ( -36.1 Mbps )||27 ( +20 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||196.5 Mbps ( -41.8 Mbps )||11 ( +4 )||$0.39 ( $0.00 )|