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Internet Providers in East Northport, New York
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Internet Access in East Northport, New York
Information shown on BroadbandNow is calculated based on the FCC's bi-annual provider coverage reports. BroadbandNow leverages direct provider reports to further validate and enhance that data. Plan and pricing data is hand-gathered manually through our research team. BroadbandNow has analyzed and verified 287 Internet deals in East Northport since founding in 2014. Average speed data discussed here is calculated from 24,944 local connections. They are meant for general provider comparison purposes only.
Verizon Fios as well as Optimum by Altice also have Internet service in East Northport, often competing for the same customers.
When we look at network options, Fiber, cable, and DSL are all present in East Northport. Fiber service is usually the more robust network type. Fiber has near one hundred percent availability in East Northport.
Most households in East Northport have more than one Internet companies at their building, although the number of choices tends to change from neighborhood to neighborhood. View the mapping tool on this page to discover competition changes around the city.
According to the latest FCC filings, Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the strongest providers in East Northport as measured by coverage. The more common telecom companies often overlap around East Northport.
- There are 16 internet providers in East Northport with 9 of those offering residential service
- East Northport is the 74th most connected city in New York ahead of Greenlawn, Commack, Northport, and Centerport, but behind Huntington.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In East Northport, New York
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Optimum by Altice||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s||100.0%|
|Optimum by Altice||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||92.6%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|T-Mobile Home Internet||115 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 11s||10.1%|
|Ultra Home Internet||100 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||10.1%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
Internet Provider Competition Map For East Northport
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.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
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 and Video Streaming in East Northport
Data collected by our research team suggests that top ISPs in East Northport currently use data caps for their residential Internet connections. Data caps are disliked because subscribers see caps as a tactic to discourage video streaming. Providers maintain that they are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage heavy network congestion. In either case, the issue is streaming video, which can eat up 1–7GB per hour.
Compare East Northport to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|East Northport||239.3 Mbps||9||$0.29 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||545.6 Mbps ( +306.3 Mbps )||21 ( +12 )||$0.31 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||161.3 Mbps ( -78 Mbps )||20 ( +11 )||$0.32 ( + $0.00 )|
|Chicago||180.9 Mbps ( -58.4 Mbps )||19 ( +10 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||186.6 Mbps ( -52.7 Mbps )||26 ( +17 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||179.1 Mbps ( -60.2 Mbps )||10 ( +1 )||$0.36 ( + $0.00 )|