Internet Providers in Essex, New York

Residential Internet Statistics for Essex, NY
Internet Service Providers: 5
Plans Start From: $39
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Essex, New York:

Showing 1 to 7 Providers

  • 1. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 2. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    11.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    11.4% Available
  • 4. King Street Wireless
    90.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    90.7% Available
  • 5. 5. CV Wireless LLC
    82.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    82.1% Available
  • 6. 6. Chazy Westport Communications
    36.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    36.9% Available
  • 7. 7. Cable Communications of Willsboro
    35.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    35.9% Available

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Internet Access in Essex, New York

Consumers will find 13 Internet providers operating in Essex. There are 3 mobile Internet providers, and 7 offer wired or wireless residential broadband.

Keep in mind, since FCC coverage data is only collected twice a year and only published six months after, availability shown here may not be complete. Our process incorporates coverage data directly from some major ISPs to help reduce the delay.

Wireless Internet connections have some notable issues, making them far from preferable for broadband Internet access. Data caps present the biggest issue, although it's worth noting that fixed wireless data limits are often more comparable to those on wired DSL and cable service.

The average Essex customer has 2-3 Internet providers with service for their building. Competition is good. It tends to improve pricing. This choice isn't universal, however. even in 2022, a surprising 66.94 of the local population still has only one option for wired broadband access.

Viasat Internet is the most widespread Internet option overall. They have Internet coverage reaching virtually one hundred percent of Essex residents. HughesNet has availability for close to one hundred percent of the population. The fastest speed recorded for Viasat is 100 Mbps, while HughesNet advertised up to 25 Mbps. As a rule, any speed above 10 megabits per second is sufficient to stream SD video on WiFi. However, it may become an issue for multiple users or bandwidth-intensive applications such as Skype, cloud apps, and multiplayer gaming. Explore the availability map below to see how broadband coverage compares at the census block level in Essex.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Essex, New York

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
Chazy Westport Communications 1,000 Mbps Fiber and DSL 8s 36.9%
Cable Communications of Willsboro 100 Mbps Cable 1m 21s 35.9%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 11.4%
400 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.

Essex is the 598th most connected city in New York ahead of Willsboro, but behind Charlotte, Hinesburg, Shelburne, and Vergennes.

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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 1,000 people in Essex County don't have access to any wired internet.

Reference

This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Fiber Availability: 37% of people living in Essex have residential fiber service available to them.

Reference

Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 33% of Essex 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 Essex County, approximately 3,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

Reference

25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

Map of ISPs in Essex

Essex Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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