Internet Providers in Cohoes, NY

Residential Internet Statistics for Cohoes, NY
Internet Service Providers: 5
Plans Start From: $29.99
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Cohoes, New York:

Showing 1 to 7 Providers

  • 1. Spectrum
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    100% Available
  • 2. Verizon
    96.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    96.6% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    63.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    63.9% Available
  • 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 6. 6. EarthLink 5G Home Internet
    63.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    63.9% Available
  • 7. 7. Hudson Valley Wireless
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *200 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available

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Internet Access in Cohoes, New York

Information on this page is calculated from the FCC's bi-annual provider coverage reporting. BroadbandNow also uses direct reporting from providers and other private data to further validate that data on a census block or lit address level. Pricing and plan data on BroadbandNow is collected manually by our data science division. We've found and verified 314 Internet plans in Cohoes since founding in 2014. The speed averages shown here are drawn from 12,040 speed test recordingsover the past 12 months.

Considering network technologies offered Cohoes, the most prevalent hardwired Internet tech options are Cable (near one hundred percent coverage) and DSL and Fiber (96.56 percent coverage). TV companies are usually the source for cable Internet and Wifi service, thanks to the fact that they can utilize their pre-existing TV wires — which have already been built out to homes in the area — to connect subscribers to the Internet. Cable can often make sense for Cohoes residents due to the strong mix of speed and value.

Spectrum is the most common provider for Cohoes residents. The provider is accessible for near one hundred percent of Cohoes. Viasat Internet is the most likely second option, serving practically one hundred percent of residents with Satellite service. Viasat's strongest plan for Cohoes is 100 Mbps.

HughesNet is a common alternative to the primary providers. They offer a maximum speed of 25 Mbps. Wired broadband isn't actually the only way to get Internet service in Cohoes. For example, fixed wireless providers like Hudson Valley Wireless are able to deliver 25 Mbps or more via direct wireless links. Outside of consumer broadband, there are 6 companies in Cohoes selling enterprise and business/smb technologies like SD-WAN or custom fiber loops. BroadbandNow includes all providers with explicit business plans online, although some providers offer both home and business Internet.

Initialize our custom maps on this page to see broadband provider competition in specific parts of Cohoes at the census block level. In 2022, our data shows that the average census block in area has 3.2+ serviceable Internet providers.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Cohoes, New York

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 100.0%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 63.9%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
EarthLink 5G Home Internet 100 Mbps 5G Internet 1m 21s 63.9%
400 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.

Cohoes is the 59th most connected city in New York ahead of Watervliet, Troy, Wynantskill, and Waterford, but behind Latham.

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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 2,000 people in Albany 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: 23% of people living in Cohoes 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 98% of Cohoes 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 Albany County, approximately 2,000 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 Cohoes to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Cohoes 146.6 Mbps 9 $0.55 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +435.1 Mbps ) 22 ( +13 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +26.2 Mbps ) 21 ( +12 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +53.1 Mbps ) 20 ( +11 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +55.6 Mbps ) 27 ( +18 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +49.9 Mbps ) 11 ( +2 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )