Internet Providers in Greenvale, NY

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Residential Internet Statistics for Greenvale, NY
Internet Providers: 5
Internet Plans: 8
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $64.37

Internet Access in Greenvale, New York

In terms of network availability, cable and fiber are the most commonly available options in Greenvale. Coax cable Internet can be purchased from television companies, which is the reason cable Internet providers listed above including Optimum by Altice offer cable TV service along with their Internet options.

Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, generally, will overlap. As you might predict, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is common in Greenvale.

Verizon Fios and Optimum by Altice also have Internet service in Greenvale, with Verizon Fios performing marginaly better according to speed test analysis.

The plans displayed here are manually gathered by our research team.

For more info, click to initialize the map below and use the zoom/pan tools to explore. Averaged over all addresses, the average density of market competition is 1.25 service providers in each census block. This leaves 53.85 percent of consumers with only one provider.

Internet Statistics 2021

1,000 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 Greenvale, New York

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Optimum by Altice 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Greenvale, New York

  • Optimum by Altice - Cable - 46.2% Availability in Greenvale - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Greenvale - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Greenvale - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Greenvale

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Greenvale is the 196th most connected city in New York ahead of Glen Head, Albertson, Roslyn, and Sea Cliff, but behind Old Westbury.

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.

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

Fiber Availability: 47% of people living in Greenvale have residential fiber service available to them.

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

Approximately 46% of Greenvale residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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.

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

Internet for Educational Purposes in Greenvale

Economic development reports routinely find a increasing pattern between internet service access and improved education. Broadband access is practically a requirement as colleges such as Liu Post switch to digital systems to manage coursework. Looking at 1,298 speed tests reported in the past annum at locations within two miles of Liu Post campus, performance averages are in the region of 99.62 Mbps — far above the minimum speeds needed for viewing video and interfacing with hosted or communication platforms.

Data Cap Issues and Video Streaming in Greenvale

Data collected by our research team suggests that top providers in the area currently place a limit on streaming on home Internet connections. Data caps are controversial because customers view caps as a strategy for limiting video streaming. Providers explain caps are a necessary tool for managing network traffic. In either case, the problem is the same: streaming video, which can consume anywhere from 1–7GB/hour.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Greenvale

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Optimum by Altice Cable 46.2%+ 1,000 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Optimum Business Cable 100% 1,000 Mbps
Crown Castle Fiber Fiber 50.6%+ 1,000 Mbps
Altice Business Fiber 7.1%+ 10,000 Mbps
InterGlobe Fiber 4.4%+ 20 Mbps
Call One Copper 4.1%+ 1.5 Mbps
Windstream Copper 2.7%+ 1.5 Mbps
Verizon Business Copper 1.6%+ 50 Mbps

Compare Greenvale to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Greenvale 99.6 Mbps 5 $0.73 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +315.8 Mbps ) 16 ( +11 ) $0.70 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +19.3 Mbps ) 17 ( +12 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +16.6 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +27.8 Mbps ) 23 ( +18 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +28 Mbps ) 8 ( +3 ) $0.36 ( $0.00 )