Internet Service Providers in Cold Brook, New York

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Residential Internet Statistics for Cold Brook, NY
Wired Internet Providers: 3
Average Speed Test Result: 2.52 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 940 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 0.6%

Internet Access in Cold Brook, New York

Cold Brook currently has two common wired Internet service providers (ISPs): Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet. Viasat mostly offers Satellite service. Their network offers download speeds as high as 100 Mbps and availability for close to one hundred percent of the city. As for HughesNet, they offer Satellite, with availability for practically one hundred percent of the area.

Keep in mind that since FCC data is tallied up biannually and only published 6+ months after, provider availability shown in the results above might not include the latest upgrades. Our process incorporates availability and plan data directly from many providers to help reduce the lag.

Newport Telephone is another commonly available broadband choice in Cold Brook, offering DSL service with coverage in 98 percent of Cold Brook.

DSL providers connect customers to Internet services using pre-existing phone lines, which is why DSL often comes through telecom companies that historically offered phone connections. DSL is available to 98.70 percent of addresses in Cold Brook. You can refer to the speed graphs below for insights into how provider-promised speeds line up with real-world speed and throughput in the area.

To summarize, most Cold Brook residents have 2 choices for Internet. Cold Brook ranks 1011th in terms of the density of broadband availability at local addresses.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Cold Brook, New York

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Spectrum 940 Mbps Cable 8s
Newport Telephone 400 Mbps DSL and Fiber 20s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Cold Brook, New York

  • Newport Telephone - 98.7% Availability in Cold Brook - Speeds up to 400 Mbps
  • Spectrum - 23.5% Availability in Cold Brook - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Cold Brook - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Cold Brook - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

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Cold Brook is the 1,011th most connected city in New York ahead of Remsen, Holland Patent, and Barneveld, but behind Poland and Newport.

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 Herkimer County don't have access to any wired internet.

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

Fiber Availability: 79% of people living in Cold Brook have residential fiber service available to them.

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 Cold Brook residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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

In Herkimer County, approximately 5,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Cold Brook

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Newport Telephone DSL and Fiber 98.7%+ 400 Mbps
Spectrum Cable 23.5%+ 940 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Newport Telephone Fiber 89.2%+ 500 Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable 12.0%+ 940 Mbps

Compare Cold Brook to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Cold Brook 2.5 Mbps 5 $0.64 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +346.6 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.46 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +104.6 Mbps ) 18 ( +13 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +97.2 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.29 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +109.2 Mbps ) 21 ( +16 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +112.8 Mbps ) 9 ( +4 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )