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Internet Providers in Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania
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Internet Access in Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania
The two most commonly available network technologies in Chadds Ford are Cable alongside Fiber lines. FCC filings show that Cable reaches a 99.49 percent footprint, in contrast with Fiber's close to one hundred percent penetration. While traditional cable and DSL connections are often priced lower, fiber-optic infrastructure is better suited for transmitting digital data transit and result in significantly better performance. Owing to the strong availability of Fiber across Chadds Ford neighborhoods, the city's unweighted average downstream speed (215.39 Mbps) is currently 21.58 percent higher than the statewide unweighted average (which is 168.9 Mbps). Even so, the Internet speed and latency at a subscriber address can vary based on the quality of the "last mile" network in the area.
2 Internet choices per block may be a low level of choice, but it's enough to reduce pricing in Chadds Ford neighborhoods where providers overlap. As is clear in the interactive map below, options often varies depending on area.
The broadband packages displayed here are manually gathered through our research staff.
Coverage from the biggest providers, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, generally, will overlap. As residents might expect, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is common.
While the main providers are HughesNet and Viasat, Verizon Fios also serves Chadds Ford with a recorded top speed of 950 Mbps. There are 4 providers in Chadds Ford with enterprise connections like T1 and MPLS. See the interactive map to compare broadband coverage at a granular level.
- There are 14 internet providers in Chadds Ford with 5 of those offering residential service
- Chadds Ford is the 479th most connected city in Pennsylvania ahead of Kennett Square and Thornton, but behind Garnet Valley, Glen Mills, and West Chester.
- The fastest zip code in Chadds Ford for July 2021 is 19317. (see all below).
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s||99.5%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
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.
Compare Chadds Ford to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Chadds Ford||215.4 Mbps||5||$0.65 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +319 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( -66.6 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( -54.8 Mbps )||15 ( +10 )||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( -45.9 Mbps )||23 ( +18 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( -53.3 Mbps )||8 ( +3 )||$0.66 ( + $0.00 )|