Internet Providers in East Elmhurst, NY

Residential Internet Statistics for East Elmhurst, NY
Internet Service Providers: 6
Plans Start From: $34.99
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in East Elmhurst, New York:

Showing 1 to 8 Providers

  • 1. Spectrum
    85.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    85.8% Available
  • 2. Verizon
    85% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    85% Available
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 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
    19.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    19.2% Available
  • 6. 6. EarthLink 5G Home Internet
    19.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    19.2% Available
  • 7. 7. Astound Broadband Powered by RCN
    13.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    13.8% Available
  • 8. 8. BarrierFree
    5.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    5.3% Available
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Internet Access in East Elmhurst, New York

East Elmhurst has 8 residential Internet Service Providers, or 20 if you include business and mobile operators. Consumers have access to 7 broadband choices like cable and DSL.

Cable and DSL are the two main broadband network options around East Elmhurst, frequently overlapping and generally competing on service quality. Cable speed is overall better, but the overall speeds seen with either Internet technology type are comparable. Local speed test records show that the area's infrastructure is above-average. East Elmhurst is currently 2.79 percent higher than the state average in terms of citywide download speeds.

Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in most cases, will overlap. As a result, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is common.

14.17 percent of the East Elmhurst area is still left with only one or zero choices for Internet services. Accounting for all addresses in city limits, the average Internet user has at least 2-3 Internet providers to choose from. Addresses with more choices usually see lower pricing, since providers are incentivized to improve service to win customers.

The coverage data here comes from FCC data, which compels companies in East Elmhurst to submit coverage data biannually. Using direct relationships with telecom companies nationally, BroadbandNow is able to confirm public datasets against privatized data including lit addresses submitted by telecoms. Since 2014, BroadbandNow has crunched 3,477 rows of data on Internet access in East Elmhurst. The speed averages displayed here are calculated based on actual speed tests originating in the East Elmhurst area from M-Labs, which is integrated with Google as well as BroadbandNow.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In East Elmhurst, New York

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Astound Broadband Powered by RCN 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 13.8%
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 85.8%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 19.2%
EarthLink 5G Home Internet 100 Mbps 5G Internet 1m 21s 19.2%
11,000 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 Elmhurst is the 161st most connected city in New York behind Astoria, Corona, Flushing, Woodside, and Jackson Heights.

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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 Queens 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: 83% of people living in East Elmhurst 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 86% of East Elmhurst 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.

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Compare East Elmhurst to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
East Elmhurst 294.1 Mbps 10 $0.35 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +287.6 Mbps ) 22 ( +12 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( -121.3 Mbps ) 21 ( +11 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( -94.4 Mbps ) 20 ( +10 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( -91.9 Mbps ) 27 ( +17 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( -97.6 Mbps ) 11 ( +1 ) $0.39 ( + $0.00 )