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Internet Providers in East Hampton, New York
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Internet Access in East Hampton, New York
East Hampton broadband availability data on this page comes from governmental data. Then, we ensure the data is verified against private lit address records. Since 2014, we've processed 4,834 rows of governmental and private data about Internet access within East Hampton. Average download speed data is split between major providers and calculated from 135,830 public speed tests aggregated in a 12 month period.
Optimum by Altice as well as Verizon High Speed Internet can also provide Internet service in East Hampton, often competing for the same customers.
DSL and cable are the dominant broadband types within the East Hampton area. They are fighting over the same subscribers at most addresses and generally competing on service quality. Performance from cable is generally stronger. That said, overall performance of either network system are similar and which is "best" frequently varies based on the network infrastructure in that neighborhood.
5.64 percent of East Hampton is still left with one or fewer Internet choices. Outside these underserved blocks, the average address can find at least 2 providers to choose from. Areas that have better choices usually see reduced pricing, since these companies are incentivized to upgrade their services to win customers.
Viasat Internet is the most common on the whole. They offer coverage reaching practically one hundred percent of the area. HughesNet, in contrast, is available for close to close to one hundred percent of the population. The fastest download speed recorded for Viasat is up to 35 Mbps. HughesNet advertised up to 25 Mbps. As a rule of thumb, any speed over 10 Mbps is enough for streaming standard definition video on WiFi, but becomes challenging when multiple people try to access high-bandwidth applications like Skype, cloud apps, and etc. See the availability maps on this page to see how broadband coverage compares on a granular level.
- There are 10 internet providers in East Hampton with 5 of those offering residential service
- East Hampton is the 660th most connected city in New York ahead of Sag Harbor, Shelter Island, Southampton, Southold, and Greenport.
- The fastest zip code in East Hampton for July 2021 is 11937. (see all below).
Internet Statistics 2021
5.6% of consumers in East Hampton800 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 East Hampton, New York
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Optimum by Altice||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s||98.0%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
- Amagansett, NY
- Bridgehampton, NY
- Sag Harbor, NY
- Shelter Island, NY
- Southampton, NY
- Greenport, NY
- Southold, NY
- East Marion, NY
- Montauk, NY
- New Suffolk, NY
- Cutchogue, NY
- Mattituck, NY
- Hampton Bays, NY
- East Quogue, NY
- Westhampton Beach, NY
- Riverhead, NY
- Old Saybrook, NY
- Niantic, NY
- Old Lyme, NY
- Groton, 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.
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.
Compare East Hampton to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|East Hampton||227.2 Mbps||5||$0.44 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +307.2 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.48 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( -78.4 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( -66.6 Mbps )||15 ( +10 )||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( -57.7 Mbps )||23 ( +18 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( -65.1 Mbps )||8 ( +3 )||$0.66 ( + $0.00 )|