Internet Providers in Middle Island, NY

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Residential Internet Statistics for Middle Island, NY
Internet Providers: 12
Internet Plans: 5
Fastest Speed Available: 940 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $67

Internet Access in Middle Island, New York

Middle Island addresses have an average of 2.73 ISPs available. This is a pretty normal amount of choice for the US, since most Internet providers used to be cable television or telephone providers, and most addresses are equipped for one of each.

The broadband packages shown here are collected individually through our data analysis team. Our team has aggregated 152 Internet packages in Middle Island since 2014.

Coverage from the biggest companies, Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet, in general, will overlap. As a result, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is common in Middle Island.

As is normal for cities with Middle Island'ssomewhat low density of broadband service competition, the average download speeds in Middle Island fall below the state average. (101.55 Mbps, in contrast to New York's 181.86 Mbps average in the past twelve months.)

While the main providers are Viasat and HughesNet, Verizon High Speed Internet also serves the area with a recorded top speed of 15 Mbps. Fixed wireless providers like BarrierFree deliver as much as 0 Mbps using direct wireless hardware. for local businesses, there are 3 providers in Middle Island with specialized enterprise connections like MPLS. Explore the interactive map on the page below to see how many options residents have on a granular level.

  • There are 12 internet providers in Middle Island with 5 of those offering residential service
  • Middle Island is the 547th most connected city in New York ahead of Ridge, but behind Yaphank, Miller Place, Coram, and Rocky Point.
  • The fastest zip code in Middle Island for April 2021 is 11953. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021

300 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 Middle Island, New York

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Optimum by Altice 940 Mbps Cable 8s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Middle Island, New York

  • Optimum by Altice - 64.9% Availability in Middle Island - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Middle Island - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Middle Island - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Middle Island

Middle Island Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Middle Island is the 547th most connected city in New York ahead of Ridge, but behind Yaphank, Miller Place, Coram, and Rocky Point.

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

Approximately 13,000 people in Suffolk 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.

Approximately 97% of Middle Island 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.

As of this month, 11953 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Middle Island.

Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.

In Suffolk County, approximately 55,000 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 Middle Island

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Optimum by Altice Cable 64.9%+ 940 Mbps
BarrierFree Fixed Wireless 13.6%+ 25 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Optimum Business Cable 71.5%+ 1,000 Mbps
Crown Castle Fiber Fiber 50.2%+ 1,000 Mbps
Altice Business Fiber 28.2%+ 1,000 Mbps
BarrierFree Fixed Wireless 13.3%+ 20 Mbps

Compare Middle Island to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Middle Island 101.6 Mbps 6 $1.65 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +313.8 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.45 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +17.3 Mbps ) 18 ( +12 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +14.6 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.28 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +25.8 Mbps ) 21 ( +15 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +26 Mbps ) 9 ( +3 ) $0.33 ( $0.00 )