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Internet Providers in Galena, Ohio
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Internet Access in Galena, Ohio
Galena offers 9 residential Internet providers, or 16 when including business and mobile operators. Consumers in the area have access to 7 broadband choices like DSL or cable.
The plans listed on this page are manually gathered by our research team. We have collected 434 Internet packages in the area around Galena, in total.
DSL and cable are the primary broadband technologies around Galena. They are frequently overlapping and competing on service quality. Cable network speed is overall stronger, but big-picture performance metrics seen with either network type are similar and which is "best" frequently varies from block to block based on the network quality in a given neighborhood. Galena public speed test records show that network performance is stronger than average, clocking in 16.28 percent higher than the state aggregated average in terms of download rates.
2-3 providers per address may be a low amount of broadband competition, but it's enough to improve performance in Galena neighborhoods where providers overlap. As you can see in the map below, availability often varies depending on your area.
According to the latest FCC filings, Spectrum and Viasat Internet are the strongest providers in Galena so far as coverage. These providers frequently compete at addresses in different neighborhoods around Galena.
Internet Statistics 2021
3.0% of consumers in Galena300 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 Galena, Ohio
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|CenturyLink||940 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s||65.0%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||IPBB||1m 21s||10.3%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Frontier Communications||Call For Speed Availability||DSL||4m 33s||46.8%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
Internet Provider Competition Map For Galena
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 Galena to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Galena||138.8 Mbps||10||$0.23 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||545.6 Mbps ( +406.8 Mbps )||19 ( +9 )||$0.26 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||161.3 Mbps ( +22.5 Mbps )||17 ( +7 )||$0.23 ( + $0.00 )|
|Chicago||180.9 Mbps ( +42.1 Mbps )||17 ( +7 )||$0.23 ( + $0.00 )|
|Houston||186.6 Mbps ( +47.8 Mbps )||24 ( +14 )||$0.23 ( + $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||179.1 Mbps ( +40.3 Mbps )||9 ( -1 )||$0.30 ( + $0.00 )|