Internet Service Providers in Essex, New York
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Residential Internet Statistics for Essex, NY
|Wired Internet Providers:||3|
|Average Speed Test Result:||13.14 Mbps|
|Top Advertised Speed:||300 Mbps|
|No Broadband Access:||31.39%|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Essex, New York
Internet Access in Essex, New York
Consumers will find 11 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 2021, a surprising 66.94 of the local population still has only one option for wired broadband access.
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 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.
Internet Statistics 2021
66.9% of consumers in Essex400 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 Essex, New York
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s|
|Cable Communications of Willsboro||100 Mbps||Cable||1m 21s|
|Chazy Westport Communications||300 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||27s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Essex, New York
- Chazy Westport Communications - 33.1% Availability in Essex - Speeds up to 300 Mbps
- Cable Communications of Willsboro - 35.9% Availability in Essex - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Essex - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Essex - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
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.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Essex
|King Street Wireless||Fixed Wireless||90.7%+||1.0 Mbps|
|CV Wireless LLC||Fixed Wireless||82.1%+||10 Mbps|
|Chazy Westport Communications||DSL and Fiber||33.1%+||300 Mbps|
|Cable Communications of Willsboro||Cable||35.9%+||100 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||100 Mbps|
|CV Wireless LLC||Fixed Wireless||100%||25 Mbps|
|Cable Communications of Willsboro||Cable||30.7%+||100 Mbps|
|Verizon Business||Copper||6.7%+||3.0 Mbps|
Compare Essex to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Essex||13.1 Mbps||7||$3.44 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||349.1 Mbps ( +336 Mbps )||15 ( +8 )||$0.46 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||107.1 Mbps ( +94 Mbps )||18 ( +11 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||99.7 Mbps ( +86.6 Mbps )||15 ( +8 )||$0.29 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||111.7 Mbps ( +98.6 Mbps )||21 ( +14 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||115.3 Mbps ( +102.2 Mbps )||9 ( +2 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|