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Internet Providers in Smyrna, New York
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Internet Access in Smyrna, New York
The Smyrna area has two commonly available providers: Viasat Internet and HughesNet. Viasat is primarily a Satellite provider. They have speeds up to 100 Mbps and availability in close to one hundred percent of the population. As for HughesNet, they sell Satellite, with coverage for virtually one hundred percent of Smyrna and reported download speeds of 25 Mbps.
Looking at the less developed neighborhoods around Smyrna, data shows that as many as 400 people are left with one (or zero) options for broadband Internet.
Frontier Communications and Spectrum also offer coverage in Smyrna, and offering 78 percent and 69 percent coverage of the area respectively.
As might be expected with a city of Smyrna'ssomewhat low density of broadband competition, the average speeds recorded within city limits fall short of the state average. (5.23 Mbps, as opposed to New York's 245.61 Mbps average in the past twelve months.)
The coverage statistics on BroadbandNow comes from FCC reporting. Internet providers in Smyrna are required by law to report coverage data biannually. Using direct agreements with providers, we are able to validate public datasets against privatized data reported by telecoms. Our speed averages are calculated from browser-based speed tests originating in Smyrna households. Other statistics and datapoints shown below are based on National Telecommunications and Information Administration and Census databases.
Internet Statistics 2021
34.5% of consumers in Smyrna400 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 Smyrna, New York
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Frontier Communications||Call For Speed Availability||DSL||4m 33s||78.1%|
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.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Compare Smyrna to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Smyrna||5.2 Mbps||5||$0.84 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +529.2 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +143.6 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +155.4 Mbps )||15 ( +10 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +164.3 Mbps )||23 ( +18 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +156.9 Mbps )||8 ( +3 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|