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Internet Providers in Port Chester, New York
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Internet Access in Port Chester, New York
There are 8 ISPs in the Port Chester area offering home service, and a total of 20 including specialized smb, enterprise, and mobile providers like Crown Castle Fiber.
The information on this page is primarily sourced via provider coverage reports, and is enhanced through private data sources and direct provider reporting to output more detailed listings than governmental websites. Information about speed and pricing of individual broadband plans is generated by our research and analysis team, who collect tens of thousands of data points annually. We've gathered 334 Port Chester Internet plans since 2014, with 48 Internet or bundled plans currently available.
Taking a look at network technology offered the area, we see that the most common hardwired broadband connection infrastructures are Cable (99.40 percent coverage) and Fiber (98.92 percent coverage). Traditional cable TV corporations are where customers look for cable Internet service, since they can re-purpose existing coaxial TV cables — which have already been built out to homes in the area — to connect customers to Internet service. Port Chester-area customers of cable ISPs like Optimum by Altice often select cable thanks to the reasonably low pricing for decent speeds. (Compared to DSL, anyway.) Fiber technology is composed of more modern fiber-optic lines made of hair-like glass strands that transmit digital data using light. Thanks in part to fiber lines, Internet average download rates within Port Chester are 11.48 percent higher than the state average in New York. Fiber Internet outputs stronger download rates and performance, but may switch to slower copper wires in the "last mile" near a subscriber. Coaxial technology can hamper performance, but are still usually better than cable/DSL.
Viasat Internet is the most likely provider in Port Chester. close to one hundred percent of Port Chester census blocks can get Internet service from them. HughesNet is the most likely second option, providing close to one hundred percent of local addresses with Satellite service. The fastest Internet package listed by HughesNet for Port Chester is 25 Mbps.
To summarize, the average Port Chester household has 3 choices so far as residential broadband (exactly 3.15 per census block), which is above average in the state. Port Chester is currently the 28th most-connected city in New York, measured by number of ISPs per census block. Areas the FCC considers "underserved" are relatively low, and only 200 are stuck with a single choice for broadband access. Activate the interactive map below to explore data about Port Chester and see Internet coverage stats.
Internet Statistics 2022
0.6% of consumers in Port Chester200 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 Port Chester, New York
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Optimum by Altice||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s||99.4%|
|Optimum by Altice||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||21.9%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|T-Mobile Home Internet||115 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 11s||5.8%|
|Ultra Home Internet||100 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||5.8%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
Internet Provider Competition Map For Port Chester
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.
Compare Port Chester to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Port Chester||296.3 Mbps||8||$0.29 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||545.6 Mbps ( +249.3 Mbps )||21 ( +13 )||$0.31 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||161.3 Mbps ( -135 Mbps )||20 ( +12 )||$0.22 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||180.9 Mbps ( -115.4 Mbps )||19 ( +11 )||$0.22 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||186.6 Mbps ( -109.7 Mbps )||26 ( +18 )||$0.20 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||179.1 Mbps ( -117.2 Mbps )||10 ( +2 )||$0.36 ( + $0.00 )|