Internet Providers in East Amherst, NY

Residential Internet Statistics for East Amherst, NY
Internet Service Providers: 4
Plans Start From: $29.99
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in East Amherst, New York:

Showing 1 to 6 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
    82.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    82.6% Available
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    14.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    14.8% Available
  • 6. 6. EarthLink 5G Home Internet
    14.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    14.8% Available

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Internet Access in East Amherst, New York

FCC Form 477 datasets are the core source of East Amherst availability facts listed here. As of 2022, we've verified 2,250 rows of governmental data about broadband access in East Amherst. Speed averages are based on 1,212 public speed tests from IP addresses in East Amherst.

Cable TV and Internet providers like Spectrum and DSL Internet service providers like Verizon make up the primary broadband network types available in East Amherst.

Most East Amherst homes have 2-3 providers to choose from. Averaged out across all blocks, there are precisely 2.59 options per resident.

HughesNet is also a commonly available Internet choice in East Amherst, offering primarily Satellite connections in near one hundred percent of East Amherst.

Spectrum is the most widespread Internet option on the whole. They have Internet coverage reaching near one hundred percent of East Amherst residents. Viasat Internet, in contrast, is available to around near one hundred percent of the population. We've seen download rates at or above 25 Mbps with both companies, which satisfies the minimum for "broadband" service and is sufficient for streaming Netflix. Spectrum also provides business and smb Internet in East Amherst. Explore our availability map on this page to see how Internet options compare at the census block level in East Amherst.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In East Amherst, 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%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 14.8%
EarthLink 5G Home Internet 100 Mbps 5G Internet 1m 21s 14.8%
900 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.

East Amherst is the 310th most connected city in New York ahead of North Tonawanda, Clarence, Lockport, and Clarence Center, but behind Getzville.

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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 200 people in Erie 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: 76% of people living in East Amherst 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 95% of East Amherst 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 Erie County, approximately 1,000 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 East Amherst to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
East Amherst 199.2 Mbps 8 $0.56 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +382.5 Mbps ) 22 ( +14 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( -26.4 Mbps ) 21 ( +13 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +0.5 Mbps ) 20 ( +12 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +3 Mbps ) 27 ( +19 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( -2.7 Mbps ) 11 ( +3 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )