Internet Providers in Wyandanch, New York

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Residential Internet Statistics for Wyandanch, NY
Wired Internet Providers: 4
Average Speed Test Result: 150.73 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 1,000 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 0.87%

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 192 Internet plans in and near Wyandanch since founding in 2014. Real-world speed test data in Wyandanch is limited to the 15,070 speed tests shown in the listings below.

So far as coverage options, the average Wyandanch home will find 5-6 providers serving their location, or precisely 5.37 ISPs in each census block.

Taking a look now at network tech available within Wyandanch, the most common hardwired Internet connection varieties are Fiber (99.09 percent coverage) and Cable (98.27 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 (formerly Exede) 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.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Wyandanch, New York

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Optimum by Altice 1,000 Mbps Cable and Fiber 8s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Wyandanch, New York

  • Optimum by Altice - 98.3% Availability in Wyandanch - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Wyandanch - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Wyandanch - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Wyandanch

Wyandanch Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Wyandanch is the 59th most connected city in New York behind Melville, Farmingdale, Deer Park, West Babylon, and North Babylon.

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

Approximately 13,000 people in Suffolk 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: 99% of people living in Wyandanch 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 100% of Wyandanch 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, 11798 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Wyandanch.

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

In Suffolk County, approximately 55,000 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 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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Wyandanch

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Optimum by Altice Cable and Fiber 98.3%+ 1,000 Mbps
BarrierFree Fixed Wireless 50.4%+ 25 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Optimum Business Cable and Fiber 98.9%+ 1,000 Mbps
BarrierFree Fixed Wireless 79.5%+ 20 Mbps
Crown Castle Fiber Fiber 52.6%+ 1,000 Mbps
Altice Business Fiber 3.1%+ 1,000 Mbps

Compare Wyandanch to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Wyandanch 150.7 Mbps 8 $0.65 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +198.4 Mbps ) 15 ( +7 ) $0.46 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( -43.6 Mbps ) 18 ( +10 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( -51 Mbps ) 15 ( +7 ) $0.30 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( -39 Mbps ) 21 ( +13 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( -35.4 Mbps ) 9 ( +1 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )