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Internet Providers in Garrison, New York
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Internet Access in Garrison, New York
There are currently an average of 2.33 ISPs per census block in Garrison. Consequently, most houses in the city have at least 2-3 options so far as Internet.
Optimum by Altice is also a common Internet option for Garrison, offering Cable connections available to 93 percent of Garrison.
Garrison has a variety of wired network options, specifically fiber and cable/DSL. Fiber, the most reliable network type within Garrison, has availability for 50.17 percent of residential addresses. Cable, meanwhile, is available to 93.71 percent of the population. DSL is available to 88.89 percent of local addresses.
Keep in mind, since FCC availability data is only collected biannually and only published 6+ months after filing, provider availability shown in the results may not reflect the latest expansions.
Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the most commonly avialable providers in Garrison as measured by coverage. As the interactive map below shows, these companies often overlap around Garrison.
- There are 12 internet providers in Garrison with 5 of those offering residential service
- Garrison is the 302nd most connected city in New York ahead of Putnam Valley, Lake Peekskill, Cold Spring, and Highland Falls, but behind Cortlandt Manor.
- The fastest zip code in Garrison for July 2021 is 10524. (see all below).
Internet Statistics 2021
7.4% of consumers in Garrison300 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 Garrison, New York
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Optimum by Altice||940 Mbps||Cable||8s||93.7%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
- Highland Falls, NY
- Cold Spring, NY
- Putnam Valley, NY
- Lake Peekskill, NY
- Cortlandt Manor, NY
- West Point, NY
- Mohegan Lake, NY
- Peekskill, NY
- Cornwall On Hudson, NY
- Cornwall, NY
- Verplanck, NY
- New Windsor, NY
- Montrose, NY
- Beacon, NY
- Mahopac, NY
- Baldwin Place, NY
- Yorktown Heights, NY
- Granite Springs, NY
- Highland Mills, NY
- Croton On Hudson, 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.
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.
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.
Data Caps and Video Streaming Around Garrison
Data from our research team suggests that some of the top ISPs in Garrison currently place a limit on data use on home Internet connections. Data caps are disliked because subscribers see them as a strategy to stop "cord cutting", while providers maintain that they are a necessary strategy as they struggle to manage network traffic. Either way, the culprit is the same: streaming services, which can use anywhere from 1–7GB per hour.
Compare Garrison to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Garrison||75.9 Mbps||5||$0.21 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +458.5 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.18 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +72.9 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.16 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +84.7 Mbps )||15 ( +10 )||$0.20 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +93.6 Mbps )||23 ( +18 )||$0.18 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +86.2 Mbps )||8 ( +3 )||$0.19 ( $0.00 )|