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Internet Providers in Cold Spring, New York
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Internet Access in Cold Spring, New York
The average Cold Spring household has Internet service through 1.96 different providers.
Cable and DSL providers like Verizon High Speed Internet are the primary Internet service types with availability in Cold Spring.
Verizon High Speed Internet is also a common Internet option for Cold Spring, offering DSL service in 95 percent of the area.
Viasat Internet and HughesNet are Cold Spring's primary wired Internet choices.
The Internet access statistics here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are drawn from public governmental data from the FCC and privatized data collected directly from industry sources. Average statistics about speed and performance averages is sourced via M-Labs. The BroadbandNow market research team has hand-validated package price and service data on 227 broadband plans in the Cold Spring market as of 2021.
- There are 12 internet providers in Cold Spring with 6 of those offering residential service
- Cold Spring is the 666th most connected city in New York ahead of Highland Falls, but behind Cornwall, Garrison, Cornwall On Hudson, and West Point.
- Explore internet access for communities within Cold Spring: Nelsonville
Internet Statistics 2021
8.8% of consumers in Cold Spring400 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 Cold Spring, New York
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Optimum by Altice||940 Mbps||Cable||8s||94.9%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications)||25 Mbps||DSL||5m 27s||3.7%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
- Garrison, NY
- Cornwall On Hudson, NY
- Highland Falls, NY
- Cornwall, NY
- West Point, NY
- New Windsor, NY
- Beacon, NY
- Putnam Valley, NY
- Lake Peekskill, NY
- Newburgh, NY
- Cortlandt Manor, NY
- Fishkill, NY
- Mohegan Lake, NY
- Peekskill, NY
- Highland Mills, NY
- Washingtonville, NY
- Verplanck, NY
- Mahopac, NY
- Montrose, NY
- Harriman, NY
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.
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.
Data Caps and Video Streaming Around Cold Spring
Data from our research team shows that some of the popular ISPs use data caps on home Internet connections. Data caps are controversial because customers view them as a strategy for limiting streaming services, while providers maintain that they are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network congestion. In either case, the culprit is streaming services, which easily consumes anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes per hour.
Internet access in Cold Spring neighborhoods
Internet availability information in Cold Spring is available in these specific communities: Nelsonville.
Compare Cold Spring to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Cold Spring||71.9 Mbps||6||$0.21 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +462.5 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.18 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +76.9 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.16 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +88.7 Mbps )||15 ( +9 )||$0.20 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +97.6 Mbps )||23 ( +17 )||$0.18 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +90.2 Mbps )||8 ( +2 )||$0.19 ( $0.00 )|