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Internet Providers in Wyandanch, New York
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Internet Access in Wyandanch, New York
Information on this page is based on the FCC's bi-annual broadband coverage reports. BroadbandNow also uses direct reporting from providers and other privatized datasets to validate the data on a census block level. Plane and pricing data is gathered through our data team. We've found and verified 207 Internet plans in and near Wyandanch since founding in 2014. Real-world speed test data in Wyandanch is limited to the 10,800 speed tests shown in the listings below.
So far as coverage options, the average Wyandanch home will find 4-5 providers serving their location, or precisely 4.41 ISPs in each census block.
Taking a look now at network tech available within Wyandanch, the most common hardwired Internet connection varieties are Cable (98.43 percent coverage) and Fiber (99.09 percent coverage). Television corporations are the main source for cable Internet and Wifi service, since they can utilize existing coaxial TV wires — which already connect to most homes — to connect customers to the Internet. Wyandanch subscribers to cable service providers such as Optimum by Altice usually select cable thanks to the reasonably low pricing for decent speeds. (Compared to DSL, anyway.) Fiber uses newer, more modern fiber-optic transmission lines composed of tiny, thin glass strands which transmit Internet data as light. Not all "Fiber" connections reach the subscriber address, however. Some switch to to copper cables in the "last mile." As a result, not all fiber connections offer true "gigabit" performance.
Verizon Fios is a common alternative to the primary providers (Viasat and HughesNet). They offer 99 percent local coverage and a top speed of 950 Mbps. Wired Internet isn't the only way to get Internet access in Wyandanch. fixed wireless outfits like BarrierFree are able to reach 0 Mbps over direct wireless hardware. Aside from consumer broadband, there are also 3 providers in city limits offering specialized enterprise-level subscriptions like SD-WAN and MPLS. Our listings include all providers with explicit business services on their website, although some can connect both residential and business broadband.
According to the most recent FCC data, Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the largest ISPs in Wyandanch so far as coverage area. As the maps below show, these telecom companies frequently cover the same addresses around Wyandanch.
- There are 11 internet providers in Wyandanch with 7 of those offering residential service
- Wyandanch is the 63rd most connected city in New York behind Melville, Farmingdale, Deer Park, West Babylon, and North Babylon.
- Explore internet access for communities within Wyandanch: Wheatley Heights
- The fastest zip code in Wyandanch for July 2021 is 11798. (see all below).
Internet Statistics 2021
0.9% of consumers in Wyandanch100 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 Wyandanch, New York
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Optimum by Altice||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s||98.4%|
|Optimum by Altice||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||97.5%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
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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.
Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.
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 Around Wyandanch
Data collected by our research team shows that some of the popular providers in the area place a limit on streaming on residential Internet packages. Data caps are disliked since customers see them as a strategy to discourage "cord cutting". Providers maintain that they are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network traffic. Either way, the issue is video streaming, which easily consumes anywhere from 1–7GB per hour.
Internet access in Wyandanch neighborhoods
To date, we have collected data and statistics on Internet availability in a variety of areas within Wyandanch: Wheatley Heights.
Compare Wyandanch to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Wyandanch||159.2 Mbps||7||$0.36 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +375.2 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.48 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( -10.4 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +1.4 Mbps )||15 ( +8 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +10.3 Mbps )||23 ( +16 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +2.9 Mbps )||8 ( +1 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|