Internet Providers in Cross River, NY
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Residential Internet Statistics for Cross River, NY
|Fastest Speed Available:||940 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$67|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Cross River, New York
Internet Access in Cross River, New York
Information here is calculated from the FCC's bi-annual coverage reporting. We leverage direct provider reports and other privatized data to validate the information. Pricing and plan data is aggregated by our research team. We have found and verified 184 Internet plans in Cross River since founding in 2014. Speed averages are calculated from 3,244 browser-based speed test recordsover the past 12 months.
Coverage from Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet, as a rule, will overlap. As a result, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one.
Verizon High Speed Internet as well as Optimum by Altice can also provide Internet service in Cross River, with significant overlap in some neighborhoods.
DSL and cable are the primary broadband types in Cross River, fighting for the same subscribers at most addresses and generally competing on service quality. Cable speed is usually stronger, but big-picture metrics of either Internet technology system are comparable. Cross River area speed test records suggest that the area's infrastructure is stronger than average. Cross River is currently 12.58 percent above the state average in terms of download speed.
1 providers offer service at the majority of homes in Cross River. See the mapping tool below for insights on how availability changes depending on where you are.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Cross River, 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|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Cross River, New York
- Optimum by Altice - Cable - 97.4% Availability in Cross River - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
- Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Cross River - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Cross River - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
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 in Cross River
Data collected by our researchers shows that some of the common providers in the area currently use data caps on residential Internet packages. Data caps are controversial because subscribers see them as a strategy for limiting "cord cutting". Providers insist they are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network traffic. Either way, the culprit is the same: streaming services, which can consume anywhere from 1–7GB/hr.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Cross River
|Optimum by Altice||Cable||97.4%+||940 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||50 Mbps|
|Optimum Business||Cable||97.0%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Crown Castle Fiber||Fiber||84.9%+||1,000 Mbps|
Compare Cross River to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Cross River||208 Mbps||4||$1.65 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||415.4 Mbps ( +207.4 Mbps )||14 ( +10 )||$0.54 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||118.9 Mbps ( -89.1 Mbps )||18 ( +14 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||116.2 Mbps ( -91.8 Mbps )||15 ( +11 )||$0.38 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||127.4 Mbps ( -80.6 Mbps )||21 ( +17 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||127.6 Mbps ( -80.4 Mbps )||8 ( +4 )||$0.33 ( $0.00 )|