Internet Providers in Cold Spring, New York
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Residential Internet Statistics for Cold Spring, NY
|Wired Internet Providers:||4|
|Average Speed Test Result:||60.56 Mbps|
|Top Advertised Speed:||950 Mbps|
|No Broadband Access:||1.78%|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Cold Spring, New York
Internet Access in Cold Spring, New York
The average census block area within Cold Spring has access to, on average, 2.94 Internet service providers. So, most houses in Cold Spring will have at least 2 choices so far as Internet, and can more easily switch service when they are dissatisfied by a company.
Cable and DSL providers like Verizon High Speed Internet are the primary Internet service types with availability in Cold Spring.
Optimum by Altice is also a common Internet option for Cold Spring, offering Cable service in 98 percent of the area.
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 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 195 broadband plans in the Cold Spring market as of 2021.
- There are 13 internet providers in Cold Spring with 6 of those offering residential service
- Cold Spring is the 631st 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
- The fastest zip code in Cold Spring for February 2021 is 10516. (see all below).
Internet Statistics 2021
4.9% of consumers in Cold Spring200 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|
|Optimum by Altice||940 Mbps||Cable||8s|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
|Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications)||25 Mbps||DSL||5m 27s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Cold Spring, New York
- Optimum by Altice - 98.2% Availability in Cold Spring - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
- Consolidated - 3.7% Availability in Cold Spring - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Cold Spring - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Cold Spring - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
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.
Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.
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.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Cold Spring
|Optimum by Altice||Cable||98.2%+||940 Mbps|
|Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications)||DSL||3.7%+||25 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||50 Mbps|
|Optimum Business||Cable||92.2%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Crown Castle Fiber||Fiber||41.2%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Verizon Business||Copper||5.2%+||3.0 Mbps|
|Altice Business||Fiber||0.2%+||1,000 Mbps|
Compare Cold Spring to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Cold Spring||60.6 Mbps||7||$0.65 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||349.1 Mbps ( +288.5 Mbps )||15 ( +8 )||$0.46 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||107.1 Mbps ( +46.5 Mbps )||18 ( +11 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||99.7 Mbps ( +39.1 Mbps )||15 ( +8 )||$0.30 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||111.7 Mbps ( +51.1 Mbps )||21 ( +14 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||115.3 Mbps ( +54.7 Mbps )||9 ( +2 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|