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Internet Service Providers in Chester, New York

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Residential Internet Statistics for Chester, NY
Wired Internet Providers 3
Average Speed Test Result 201.84 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 1,000 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 0%

All Residential Internet Providers in Chester, New York

1. Frontier - 93.9% Available in Chester
DSL Internet

Speeds up to:

90mbps

Pricing starts at:

$27.99 per month

Plans:

3

SET UP NEW SERVICE:

(855) 915-4111
2. Spectrum - 23.0% Available in Chester
Cable Internet

Speeds up to:

940mbps

Pricing starts at:

$49.99 per month

Plans:

7

SET UP NEW SERVICE:

(844) 901-2981
3. Optimum by Altice - 97.0% Available in Chester
Cable Internet

Speeds up to:

1,000mbps

Pricing starts at:

$45 per month

Plans:

13

SET UP NEW SERVICE:

(844) 910-2593
4. Viasat - 100.0% Available in Chester
Satellite Internet

Speeds up to:

35mbps

Pricing starts at:

$50 per month

Plans:

4

SET UP NEW SERVICE:

(844) 912-2812
5. HughesNet - 100.0% Available in Chester
Satellite Internet

Speeds up to:

25mbps

Pricing starts at:

$59.99 per month

Plans:

4

SET UP NEW SERVICE:

(844) 902-3107

Business Internet Providers in Chester

1. Optimum Business - 100.0% Available in Chester
Cable Internet

Speeds up to:

940mbps

Pricing starts at:

$50 per month

Plans:

5

SET UP NEW SERVICE:

(844) 910-2593
2. Frontier Business - 92.4% Available in Chester
DSL Internet

Speeds up to:

115mbps

Pricing starts at:

$49.99 per month

Plans:

3

SET UP NEW SERVICE:

(855) 943-4270
3. Spectrum Business - 12.9% Available in Chester
Cable Internet

Speeds up to:

940mbps

Pricing starts at:

$64.99 per month

Plans:

1

SET UP NEW SERVICE:

(844) 908-2522

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Enterprise Providers

1. Crown Castle - 35.6% Available in Chester
Fiber Internet

Speeds up to:

1,000mbps

Pricing starts at:

Unlisted

Plans:

0

SET UP NEW SERVICE:

(877) 653-0044
2. Altice Business - 4.0% Available in Chester
Fiber Internet

Speeds up to:

1,000mbps

Pricing starts at:

Unlisted

Plans:

0

SET UP NEW SERVICE:

(877) 544-4872

Mobile Internet Providers in Chester

1. AT&T Wireless - 100.0% Available in Chester
Mobile Broadband Internet

Speeds up to:

10mbps

Pricing starts at:

$50 per month

Plans:

2

SET UP NEW SERVICE:

(844) 898-5296
2. Verizon Wireless - 100.0% Available in Chester
Mobile Broadband Internet

Speeds up to:

10mbps

Pricing starts at:

$60 per month

Plans:

4

SET UP NEW SERVICE:

(800) 922-0204
3. T-Mobile - 97.3% Available in Chester
Mobile Broadband Internet

Speeds up to:

10mbps

Pricing starts at:

$60 per month

Plans:

3

SET UP NEW SERVICE:

(800) 937-8997

Internet Access in Chester New York

Chester residences have, on average, 2.14 providers available. This is normal for the US, seeing as the majority of companies that provide Internet have their roots as cable TV or telephone providers, and most addresses have long been wired for both of these services.

We should note that since FCC availability data is only collected twice a year and only published six or more months after filing, providers listed in the results below may not include the latest network upgrades. Our process incorporates coverage and plan data directly from some major companies to help reduce the delay.

Optimum by Altice is also a common broadband option in Chester, offering primarily Cable service with coverage in 97 percent of the area.

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are Chester's most widely available wired Internet options.

In summary, the most widely available Internet services in Chester are DSL, followed by Cable. The mapping tools and speed test data below show how the real-world speed and performance results vary between neighborhoods and ISPs in Chester.

  • There are 10 internet providers in Chester with 5 of those offering residential service.
  • Chester is the 565th most connected city in New York ahead of Monroe, Campbell Hall, Florida, and Harriman, but behind Goshen.
  • The fastest zip code in Chester for August 2020 is 10918. (see all below).
5.8% of consumers in Chester

600 People

Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Chester, New York

Provider Speed Type Time to Download 1 GB
Charter Spectrum 940 Mbps Cable 8s
Optimum by Altice 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 35 Mbps Satellite 3m 54s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
Frontier Communications 90 Mbps DSL 1m 31s

Summary Of Internet Provider Availability In Chester, New York

  • Optimum by Altice - 97.0% Availability in Chester - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Frontier - 93.9% Availability in Chester - Speeds up to 90 Mbps
  • Spectrum - 23.0% Availability in Chester - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Chester - Speeds up to 35 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Chester - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Chester

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Download Speeds in Chester

Fastest Zip Codes in Chester

10918

  • #1 (0)
  • 164.60 Mbps ↓ (-163.46)
  • 180 Tests ↓ (-320)

Publicly Funded Internet Access in Chester

In Chester we've found one location that offers publicly funded internet access points. These locations may offer free internet to the public on a schedule. Because schedules vary we recommend contacting the institution ahead of time.

  • Chester Public Library
    1784 Kings Highway
    Chester, NY 10918

Chester is the 565th most connected city in New York ahead of Monroe, Campbell Hall, Florida, and Harriman, but behind Goshen.

Approximately 37 people in Orange County don't have access to any wired internet.

Approximately 94% of Chester residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

As of this month, 10918 Is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Chester.

Working from Home in Chester

Chester has a population of 582 workers who perform their work primarily out of their home via telecommuting. 70.96 of those telecommuters take home less than $75,000 per year. When you're installing a home network for working from home, it's important to check data limitations. Many residential Broadband connections in Chester have data caps, which may be frustrating if you use a lot of data for work purposes like video conferencing, etc. Business-class plans can be installed if you need more than a regular consumer-grade package.

Data Caps Among Chester ISPs

Streaming limitations are the norm for both Viasat and HughesNet. Limitations on data and streaming may not be consistent between plans. Limits so far as data have the biggest effect on people who use their connection quite heavily for activities such as streaming and gaming. Single HD streams gobble up easily up to 3 Gigabytes per hour, which usually won't come close to a data ceiling in the 250–1,000GB range commonly found with wired Internet packages. 4K video is often presented as a potential problem with caps, using much more gigabytes/hr than an SD or even HD stream.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Chester

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Optimum by Altice Cable 97.0%+ 500 Mbps
Frontier Communications DSL 93.9%+ 24 Mbps
Charter Spectrum Cable 23.0%+ 940 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 35 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Optimum Business Cable 100% 500 Mbps
Frontier Business DSL 92.4%+ 24 Mbps
Crown Castle Fiber Fiber 35.6%+ 1,000 Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable 12.9%+ 940 Mbps
Altice Business Fiber 4.0%+ 1,000 Mbps

Compare Chester to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Chester 201.8 Mbps 5 $0.66
New York 220.9 Mbps (+19.0 Mbps) 13 (+8) $0.51 (-$0.15)
Los Angeles 89.3 Mbps (-112.5 Mbps) 20 (+15) $0.42 (-$0.24)
Chicago 80.8 Mbps (-121.1 Mbps) 16 (+11) $0.39 (-$0.27)
Houston 89.5 Mbps (-112.4 Mbps) 21 (+16) $0.38 (-$0.28)
Philadelphia 91.8 Mbps (-110.1 Mbps) 9 (+4) $0.54 (-$0.12)
Last Updated on 9/16/2020.