Internet Service Providers in Rock Hill, New York

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Residential Internet Statistics for Rock Hill, NY
Wired Internet Providers: 3
Average Speed Test Result: 79.9 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 940 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 0%

Internet Access in Rock Hill, New York

FCC Form 477 data is the primary source for the broadband availability information listed on this page. Since launching in 2014, we've analyzed 767 rows of FCC databases about broadband access in Rock Hill, New York. Our download speed averages calculation comes from public browser-based speed test data. Speed test data is a somewhat flawed way of evaluating local broadband performance. These averages are not indicative of the expected rates customers receive at houses in Rock Hill.

Taking a look at network tech in use around Rock Hill, we see that the most prevalent wired Internet connection types are Cable and DSL, with practically one hundred percent and 85.59% respectively. Cable connections are sold by traditional television operators, leveraging their already-built TV network connections. Cable can often make sense for Rock Hill residents because of the strong mix of speed and value. Phone providers usually offer DSL Internet service, which makes technical sense because DSL sends digital data over telephone lines. DSL underperforms when compared with all wired Internet services.

HughesNet is an alternative to the primary providers, serving Rock Hill with close to one hundred percent local coverage and a top speed of 25 Mbps. There are also 3 companies in the area offering enterprise and business services like T1 and MPLS. We list every provider with business services on their website, but keep in mind that home providers often offer unlisted business packages as well.

Since many buildings are only wired for one telephone (DSL) provider and cable networks don't generally overlap, the majority of Rock Hill residents have 2-3 wired Internet service providers to choose from. 12.41 percent of Rock Hill residents are limited to one or fewer options. cable and DSL broadband are likely to provide the best price for home use.

Spectrum is the most widespread Internet option on the whole, registered with coverage in near one hundred percent of Rock Hill residents. Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) is available for practically one hundred percent of residents. Plans are available at or above 25 Mbps for both providers, which satisfies the FCC minimum to be considered "broadband", and is sufficient for streaming Netflix. Spectrum also has widespread business and smb broadband in Rock Hill. Explore the availability maps on this page to see broadband options on a granular level in Rock Hill.

Internet Statistics 2021

200 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Rock Hill, New York

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Spectrum 940 Mbps Cable 8s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
Frontier Communications 115 Mbps DSL 1m 11s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Rock Hill, New York

  • Spectrum - 100.0% Availability in Rock Hill - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • Frontier - 2.0% Availability in Rock Hill - Speeds up to 115 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Rock Hill - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Rock Hill - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Rock Hill

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Rock Hill is the 617th most connected city in New York ahead of Monticello, Wurtsboro, Hurleyville, South Fallsburg, and Woodridge.

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

Approximately 300 people in Sullivan 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 88% of Rock Hill 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, 12775 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Rock Hill.

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

In Sullivan County, approximately 700 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 Rock Hill

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Spectrum Cable 100% 940 Mbps
Frontier Communications DSL 2.0%+ 115 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable and Fiber 100% 940 Mbps
Crown Castle Fiber Fiber 28.1%+ 1,000 Mbps
Uniti Fiber Fiber 6.8%+ -- Mbps
Frontier Business DSL 0.4%+ 115 Mbps

Compare Rock Hill to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Rock Hill 79.9 Mbps 6 $0.67 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +269.2 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.46 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +27.2 Mbps ) 18 ( +12 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +19.8 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.29 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +31.8 Mbps ) 21 ( +15 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +35.4 Mbps ) 9 ( +3 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )