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Internet Providers in Seaman, Ohio
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Internet Access in Seaman, Ohio
The average Seaman address can get Internet service from 1.95 different companies.
Coverage from the two biggest companies, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in most cases, will overlap. As a result, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is common.
As you might expect for cities with Seaman's relatively low density of broadband service competition, the average download speeds in Seaman fall under the Ohio average. The current average speed in Seaman over the past twelve months is 53.15 Mbps.
AT&T Internet and Frontier Communications can also provide coverage in Seaman, with 74 percent and 57 percent penetration respectively.
Broadband coverage stats here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are drawn from a mix of public government data and privatized data collected directly from industry sources, or through unlisted third parties. Averaged statistics regarding speed and performance averages comes primarily via M-Labs, which is the speed test tool shown within our site as well as Google and Chrome queries. Our in-house research team has hand-collected pricing and plan details on 217 broadband plans and bundles for Seaman to date.
Internet Statistics 2021
54.9% of consumers in Seaman1,000 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 Seaman, Ohio
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|AT&T Internet||25 Mbps||IPBB and Fixed Wireless||5m 27s||75.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Frontier Communications||Call For Speed Availability||DSL||4m 33s||58.0%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
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.
Data Cap Issues Around Seaman
Data from our researchers shows that common ISPs in the area place some sort of limit on streaming on home broadband plans. Data caps are controversial since users view them as a strategy to stop streaming services. Providers maintain data caps are a necessary strategy for managing network congestion. In either case, the problem is streaming video, which easily uses 1–7GB/hour.
Compare Seaman to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Seaman||53.2 Mbps||6||$0.38 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +481.2 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.18 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +95.6 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.16 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +107.4 Mbps )||15 ( +9 )||$0.20 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +116.3 Mbps )||23 ( +17 )||$0.18 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +108.9 Mbps )||8 ( +2 )||$0.19 ( $0.00 )|