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Internet Providers in Middle Island, New York
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Internet Access in Middle Island, New York
Middle Island addresses have an average of 2.09 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 163 Internet packages in Middle Island since 2014.
Coverage from the biggest companies, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in general, will overlap. As a result, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is common in Middle Island.
DSL and cable are the dominant broadband network technologies around the Middle Island area, frequently overlapping and competing with each other. Coaxial cable speed is overall better and more consistent, but the overall speeds we've recorded with either Internet technology type are similar.
While the main providers are Viasat and HughesNet, Optimum by Altice also serves the area with a recorded top speed of 1,000 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 11 internet providers in Middle Island with 5 of those offering residential service
- Middle Island is the 443rd most connected city in New York ahead of Coram, Rocky Point, and Ridge, but behind Yaphank and Miller Place.
- The fastest zip code in Middle Island for July 2021 is 11953. (see all below).
Internet Statistics 2021
4.1% of consumers in Middle Island500 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||Availability|
|Optimum by Altice||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s||97.7%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
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.
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.
Compare Middle Island to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Middle Island||148.2 Mbps||5||$0.23 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +386.2 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.18 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +0.6 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.16 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +12.4 Mbps )||15 ( +10 )||$0.20 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +21.3 Mbps )||23 ( +18 )||$0.18 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +13.9 Mbps )||8 ( +3 )||$0.19 ( $0.00 )|