Internet Providers in Wayland, New York

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Residential Internet Statistics for Wayland, NY
Wired Internet Providers: 3
Average Speed Test Result: 60.05 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 1,000 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 23.16%

Internet Access in Wayland, New York

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) has the most coverage in Wayland. HughesNet is also widely available.

29.82 percent of Wayland residents are cut off from choice when it comes to broadband Internet service. This is not an unexpected fact, since market competition between Internet providers is low. Locations in the local area have an average 1 options for service.

Cable TV and Internet providers like Spectrum and DSL providers like Frontier Communications are the primary broadband infrastructure systems with availability in Wayland.

Keep in mind that since FCC data is only collected twice annually and only published six or more months after filing, availability shown here may not be complete. Our process incorporates availability data directly from many ISPs to help reduce this delay.

Outside of the Internet providers detailed above, Frontier Communications provides a third choice for wired broadband in 87 percent of Wayland.

Internet Statistics 2021

1,000 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 Wayland, New York

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Empire Access 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
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 Wayland, New York

  • Frontier - 87.7% Availability in Wayland - Speeds up to 115 Mbps
  • Spectrum - 76.8% Availability in Wayland - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • Empire Access - 23.1% Availability in Wayland - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Wayland - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Wayland - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Wayland

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Wayland is the 1,253rd most connected city in New York ahead of Cohocton and Springwater, but behind Naples, Dansville, and Conesus.

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

Approximately 7,000 people in Steuben 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: 23% of people living in Wayland 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 70% of Wayland 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 Steuben County, approximately 13,000 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 Cap Issues Around Wayland

Data from our researchers shows that top providers in the area use data caps for their home broadband connections. Data caps are disliked because customers view them as a strategy to stop video streaming, while providers insist that they are a necessary tool as they struggle to manage heavy network congestion. In either case, the culprit is streaming services, which can use anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes per hour.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Wayland

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Frontier Communications DSL 87.7%+ 115 Mbps
Spectrum Cable 76.8%+ 940 Mbps
Empire Access Fiber 23.1%+ 1,000 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Frontier Business DSL 100% 115 Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable 56.3%+ 940 Mbps
Crown Castle Fiber Fiber 4.7%+ 1,000 Mbps
Uniti Fiber Fiber 3.2%+ -- Mbps

Compare Wayland to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Wayland 60.1 Mbps 5 $0.67 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +289 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.46 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +47 Mbps ) 18 ( +13 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +39.6 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.29 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +51.6 Mbps ) 21 ( +16 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +55.2 Mbps ) 9 ( +4 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )