Internet Providers in Lake Grove, NY
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Residential Internet Statistics for Lake Grove, NY
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,000 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$57.72|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Lake Grove, New York
Internet Access in Lake Grove, New York
Lake Grove features a total of 7 Internet providers with home service, and a total of 18 including specialized smb, enterprise, and mobile providers like GTT Communications and Verizon Business. (Some may be "doubles" as many companies list home and enterprise service under separate branches.)
Taking a look now at network technology in use around the Lake Grove area, we see that the most common wired Internet tech infrastructures are Fiber (95.14 percent coverage) and Cable (98.17 percent coverage). Cable is sold by residential television corporations, who use already-built coaxial cable TV networks. Cable can often make sense for Lake Grove residents due to the strong mix of speed and value. Fiber uses more modern Fiber-optical lines composed of dense glass or plastic strands which transmit binary data as light. Some fiber connections switch to to copper cables once in the "last mile." Copper-based last mile connections slow speeds, but they are almost always faster than cable/DSL.
So far as coverage options, the average Lake Grove building has 3-4 providers serving their address. Still, 1.91 percent of Lake Grove residents have one or fewer options for residential broadband.
The data listed here is primarily sourced from FCC filings, and is confirmed using privatized data sources to output more granular results than governmental websites. Speed and pricing data is generated by manually collecting tens of thousands of data points each year.
Viasat Internet is the most widespread Internet option overall, with coverage for close to one hundred percent of the area. HughesNet, in contrast, is available to practically one hundred percent of the population. The fastest download speed recorded for Viasat is up to 35 Mbps, while HughesNet advertised up to 25 Mbps. As a rule, any speed over 10 megabits per second (Mbps) is sufficient to view lower-quality videos over WiFi. However, it may become problematic for large households or high-bandwidth services like video chat and multiplayer gaming. You can explore our availability maps on this page to see broadband options down to the census block level.
- There are 15 internet providers in Lake Grove with 7 of those offering residential service
- Lake Grove is the 104th most connected city in New York ahead of Nesconset, Stony Brook, Centereach, and Saint James, but behind Ronkonkoma.
- The fastest zip code in Lake Grove for April 2021 is 11755. (see all below).
Internet Statistics 2021
1.9% of consumers in Lake Grove200 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 Lake Grove, New York
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|Optimum by Altice||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s|
|Optimum by Altice||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Lake Grove, New York
- Optimum by Altice - Cable - 98.2% Availability in Lake Grove - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Optimum by Altice - Fiber - 3.3% Availability in Lake Grove - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Lake Grove - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Lake Grove - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
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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.
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.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Lake Grove
|Optimum by Altice||Cable||98.2%+||1,000 Mbps|
|BarrierFree||Fixed Wireless||43.7%+||25 Mbps|
|Optimum by Altice||Fiber||3.3%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet||Satellite||100%||50 Mbps|
|BarrierFree||Fixed Wireless||48.8%+||20 Mbps|
|Crown Castle Fiber||Fiber||44.8%+||1,000 Mbps|
|GTT Communications||Copper||9.1%+||6 Mbps|
|Verizon Business||Copper||6.9%+||50 Mbps|
|Optimum Business||Fiber||6.3%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Altice Business||Fiber||5.6%+||10,000 Mbps|
|CenturyLink Business||Copper||4.4%+||1,000 Mbps|
Compare Lake Grove to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Lake Grove||109.4 Mbps||7||$0.65 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||415.4 Mbps ( +306 Mbps )||15 ( +8 )||$0.54 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||118.9 Mbps ( +9.5 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||116.2 Mbps ( +6.8 Mbps )||14 ( +7 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||127.4 Mbps ( +18 Mbps )||23 ( +16 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||127.6 Mbps ( +18.2 Mbps )||8 ( +1 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|