Internet Providers in Millwood, NY
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Residential Internet Statistics for Millwood, NY
|Fastest Speed Available:||950 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$64.37|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Millwood, New York
Internet Access in Millwood, New York
Data here is based on the FCC's bi-annual provider coverage reporting. BroadbandNow leverages direct provider coverage reports to validate the data on a census block or lit address level. Plan and pricing data is hand-gathered by our data team. To date, we've aggregated 183 Internet plans in Millwood since 2014. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 420 records as of 2021. This gives a snapshot of what some subscribers are getting in the area, but trends low since tests are usually run to diagnose home networking issues.
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are the most common Internet choices in Millwood.
The majority of Millwood homes have about 2-3 companies to choose from. Accounting for all addresses, there are exactly 2.73 providers for each location.
Optimum by Altice is another common broadband option in Millwood, offering primarily Cable connections with coverage in practically one hundred percent of the area.
Overall, Millwood's broadband situation follows a similar pattern to other New York metro areas: wide coverage of cable and DSL, but limited options since most houses are limited to a single option for subscribing to either type of Internet service. The cable/DSL pattern has a simple cause. Broadband companies started as cable TV and telephone corporations, and use pre-existing copper wired networks on utility poles to deliver Internet services. Fiber service is growing as an alternative, and while some "Fiber" services aren't actually true "Fiber to the Home" connections, 99.14 percent of the Millwood area has coverage by fiber Internet reaching at least as far as the block.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Millwood, 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 Millwood, New York
- Optimum by Altice - 99.7% Availability in Millwood - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Millwood - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Millwood - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
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.
Data Cap Issues Around Millwood
Data collected by our researchers suggests that popular ISPs in the area place a limit on data use for their residential broadband connections. Data caps are a public issue since consumers view them as a strategy to stop streaming services. Providers insist that data caps are a reasonable strategy for managing network traffic. Either way, the issue is video streaming, which easily consumes anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes/hour.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Millwood
|Optimum by Altice||Cable||99.7%+||940 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||50 Mbps|
|Optimum Business||Cable||100%||1,000 Mbps|
|Crown Castle Fiber||Fiber||67.4%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Altice Business||Fiber||15.2%+||1,000 Mbps|
Compare Millwood to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Millwood||99.6 Mbps||5||$0.65 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||415.4 Mbps ( +315.8 Mbps )||15 ( +10 )||$0.45 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||118.9 Mbps ( +19.3 Mbps )||18 ( +13 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||116.2 Mbps ( +16.6 Mbps )||15 ( +10 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||127.4 Mbps ( +27.8 Mbps )||21 ( +16 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||127.6 Mbps ( +28 Mbps )||9 ( +4 )||$0.33 ( $0.00 )|