Internet Providers in Montezuma, NY

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Residential Internet Statistics for Montezuma, NY
Internet Providers: 4
Internet Plans: 4
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $59.95

Internet Access in Montezuma, New York

DSL service is the only high-speed wired network choice that has meaningful coverage at addresses in Montezuma proper. According to the latest data pull, it can be accessed by 89.36 percent of residents. DSL service reaches subscribers viatraditional landline telephone wires. This is why it almost always comes from traditional phone companies, such as TDS Telecom.

Viasat Internet offers the largest coverage area in Montezuma. The company is available to practically one hundred percent of Montezuma census blocks. HughesNet is the most likely second option, providing near one hundred percent of Montezuma with Satellite broadband service. The fastest plan we've found for HughesNet in Montezuma is 25 megabits per second.

The information listed here comes via provider coverage reports, and is through privatized databases and direct provider reporting to provide more granular resources than governmental websites. Data about speeds and pricing of current Internet plans is generated by manually collecting tens of thousands of data points every year. There are a total of 103 Internet plans in Montezuma since 2014. There are 12 Internet or bundled plans currently on the market in the area.

TDS Telecom is a common alternative. They offer a maximum speed of 15 Mbps. Wired Internet isn't the only option for Internet access for residents of Montezuma. For example, fixed wireless companies like NYSYS airAccess are able to deliver 6 Mbps via wireless hardware.

For more info, click the map below. You'll find that the average density of market competition is 1.95 service providers per census block. This leaves 10.64 percent of consumers with only one choice.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Montezuma, New York

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
TDS Telecom 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 100.0%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Montezuma

Montezuma Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Montezuma is the 991st most connected city in New York behind Port Byron, Bridgeport, Cayuga, Savannah, and Weedsport.

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

Approximately 5,000 people in Cayuga 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: 100% of people living in Montezuma 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 89% of Montezuma 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 Cayuga County, approximately 12,000 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.

Data Caps and Cord Cutting in Montezuma

Data from our research team suggests that common ISPs in Montezuma place a limit on streaming on home Internet connections. Data caps are disliked since subscribers view them as a strategy to discourage "cord cutting". Providers insist caps are a reasonable strategy for managing heavy network traffic. Either way, the problem is the same: over-the-top streaming, which can use anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes per hour.