Internet Providers in Elmont, NY

Residential Internet Statistics for Elmont, NY
Internet Service Providers: 4
Plans Start From: $34.99
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Elmont, New York:

Showing 1 to 6 Providers

  • 1. Optimum by Altice
    95.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    95.3% Available
  • 2. Verizon
    98.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    98.6% Available
  • 3. Verizon High Speed Internet
    98.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    98.6% Available
  • 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 6. 6. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    8.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    8.3% Available

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Internet Access in Elmont, New York

Elmont broadband availability information on this page is based on FCC databases. Then, we ensure the data is cross-validated against privatized lit address databases. Since 2014, we've examined 4,575 rows of FCC and private data about broadband availability within Elmont. Our research team has hand-collected local pricing and terms for 346 Internet and bundle plans in Elmont. Average download speed information is calculated based on 23,604 M-Labs [1] speed tests collected over the most recent 12 month period.

Verizon is an second choice to the primary providers (Viasat and HughesNet), serving Elmont with 98 percent local availability and a maximum speed of 950 Mbps. Aside from residential Internet, there are also 4 companies in Elmont with specialized enterprise and business products and services such as T1. Our results include every provider with business plans online, but home providers sometimes have unlisted business options as well.

The average home in Elmont has 2 wired broadband service providers available to them. 1.84% of Elmont residents — 700 people in total — have one or fewer choices for their Internet service provider. cable and DSL Internet services usually provide the best price and data use packages for home use.

Viasat Internet is the most widely available choice in Elmont. The provider is available to close to one hundred percent of Elmont census blocks. HughesNet is the most common second option, serving virtually one hundred percent of local addresses with predominantly Satellite broadband service. HughesNet's fastest plan for Elmont is 25 megabits per second download.

In closing: Cable and Fiber are the most commonly available types of broadband in Elmont. The coverage maps and speed test data seen below show how the real-world speed test and performance results differ between zip codes and providers in the area.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Elmont, New York

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Optimum by Altice 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 95.3%
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 8.3%

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700 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.

Elmont is the 159th most connected city in New York ahead of Bellerose, Cambria Heights, Franklin Square, and Floral Park, but behind New Hyde Park.

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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 9,000 people in Nassau 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: 99% of people living in Elmont 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 98% of Elmont 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 Nassau County, approximately 12,000 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 Elmont to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Elmont 214.3 Mbps 8 $0.56 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +367.4 Mbps ) 22 ( +14 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( -41.5 Mbps ) 21 ( +13 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( -14.6 Mbps ) 20 ( +12 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( -12.1 Mbps ) 27 ( +19 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( -17.8 Mbps ) 11 ( +3 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )