Internet Providers in Manchester, NY

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Residential Internet Statistics for Manchester, NY
Internet Providers: 5
Internet Plans: 8
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $59.87

Internet Access in Manchester, New York

The two most common wired broadband types within Manchester are Cable as well as Satellite lines. Cable has a close to one hundred percent spread, compared with Satellite's close to one hundred percent service.

Spectrum is the most common choice for Manchester residents. The company is accessible for virtually one hundred percent of Manchester census blocks. Viasat Internet is also a common option, with coverage in close to one hundred percent of Manchester with Satellite broadband service. Viasat's fastest plan for Manchester is 35 Mbps.

The average home in Manchester has 2 wired broadband providers to choose from (2.08 per census block specifically). Regardless of other networks with local coverage, cable and DSL Internet services generally offer the best budget price for home use.

HughesNet provides a common alternative. They offer a maximum speed of 25 Mbps. Aside from residential broadband, there are also 2 providers within Manchester selling enterprise and business technologies like T1. The small business providers listed above include every local provider with business packages advertised online.

Coverage data analysis here comes from FCC reporting, requiring companies in Manchester to submit availability data biannually. By leveraging our relationships with providers nationally, BroadbandNow is able to verify this data against privatized data including lit addresses submitted by telecoms directly. Our speed averages are calculated based on actual speed tests originating from the Manchester area. In terms of plan package pricing and fees data we pull data by hand. Our market research staff has found and listed 187 broadband plans in Manchester to date, with 24 currently available.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Manchester, New York

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Windstream 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Windstream 300 Mbps DSL 27s
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Manchester, New York

  • Windstream - DSL - 100.0% Availability in Manchester - Speeds up to 300 Mbps
  • Spectrum - Cable - 100.0% Availability in Manchester - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Windstream - Fiber - 8.5% Availability in Manchester - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Manchester - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Manchester - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Manchester

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Manchester is the 1,184th most connected city in New York behind Clifton Springs, Canandaigua, Farmington, Palmyra, and Shortsville.

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 500 people in Ontario 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: 8% of people living in Manchester 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 100% of Manchester 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 Ontario County, approximately 4,000 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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Manchester

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Windstream DSL 100% 300 Mbps
Spectrum Cable 100% 1,000 Mbps
Windstream Fiber 8.5%+ 1,000 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable 100% 1,000 Mbps
FirstLight Fiber 26.1%+ -- Mbps
Windstream Fiber 0.2%+ 1,000 Mbps