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Internet Providers in Greenwood, New York
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Internet Access in Greenwood, New York
Greenwood Internet availability data on this page is derived from FCC data. Then, we ensure the data is verifiable against private databases. Since 2014, we've processed 402 rows of governmental databases about Internet access within Greenwood. Our research team has manually gathered pricing info for 129 broadband deals in Greenwood. We don't currently have enough speed test data to show how local speeds measure up to advertised download speeds for residents of Greenwood.
Frontier Communications is an second choice to the primary providers. They offer 80 percent coverage and a maximum speed of 24 Mbps.
Taking a look at network technology installed in Greenwood, the most widespread wired broadband tech infrastructures are DSL and Satellite, with 80.45% and practically one hundred percent respectively. DSL service is delivered by twisted copper telephone wires, and is sold by service providers such as Frontier Communications that build or own copper phone lines. Compared to other copper cables, the twisted copper bundle construction seen in phone lines provides lower speeds and bandwidth than more modern techs like cable and fiber.
Viasat Internet has the largest coverage area for Greenwood residents. virtually one hundred percent of the Greenwood area can get access to them. HughesNet is also a common choice, serving near one hundred percent of local addresses with predominantly Satellite Internet service. The fastest plan we've seen for HughesNet for Greenwood is 25 Mbps download.
To summarize, Greenwood's broadband access is below average — most of the area has 1-2 providers. A total of 300 area residents have only one option for wired broadband, or none at all — as is verifiable in the map below. That's 41.49% of the population with only one Internet company in their area. Explore the interactive map to understand how coverage varies in Greenwood, and compare real-world speed test statistics between the most common providers.
Internet Statistics 2021
41.5% of consumers in Greenwood300 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 Greenwood, New York
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Frontier Communications||Call For Speed Availability||DSL||4m 33s||80.5%|
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.