Internet Providers in Coaldale, PA
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Residential Internet Statistics for Coaldale, PA
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,000 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$64.08|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Coaldale, Pennsylvania
Internet Access in Coaldale, Pennsylvania
Viasat Internet has the most availability in Coaldale. HughesNet is also commonly available.
Blue Ridge Communications and Windstream can also provide Internet service in Coaldale, with significant shared territory in some parts of town.
The Internet plans shown on this page are collected by hand through our research division.
In terms of network types, cable and fiber will almost always be the strongest network type for the average resident. Fiber is commonly built as an upgrade to former DSL lines. Fiber Internet service leverages future-proofed fiber-optic lines to transmit data. Upstream speeds see the most gains from a fiber connection. Upstream speeds will usually match the downstream rates, unlike non-fiber Internet plans. (Compare with cable or DSL, where users will find the upload speed is reduced by around a tenth or less of the downstream speed.)
Explore our maps below for analysis of competition between providers in individual parts of Coaldale. Our latest data shows that the average census block has 3 or more Internet service providers.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Coaldale, Pennsylvania
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|Blue Ridge Communications||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s|
|Windstream||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Coaldale, Pennsylvania
- Windstream - DSL - 100.0% Availability in Coaldale - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- Blue Ridge - Cable - 100.0% Availability in Coaldale - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Windstream - Fiber - 100.0% Availability in Coaldale - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Coaldale - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Coaldale - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
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.
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.
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 in Coaldale
Data collected by our research team shows that popular providers in the area use data caps on home Internet packages. Data caps are controversial since consumers view caps as a tactic to limit video streaming, while providers maintain they are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage heavy network congestion. Either way, the problem is streaming services, which easily eats up 1–7GB/hr.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Coaldale
|Blue Ridge Communications||Cable||100%||1,000 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet||Satellite||100%||100 Mbps|
|Blue Ridge Business||Cable||100%||1,000 Mbps|
Compare Coaldale to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Coaldale||57.9 Mbps||5||$0.99 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||415.4 Mbps ( +357.5 Mbps )||15 ( +10 )||$0.54 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||118.9 Mbps ( +61 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||116.2 Mbps ( +58.3 Mbps )||14 ( +9 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||127.4 Mbps ( +69.5 Mbps )||23 ( +18 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||127.6 Mbps ( +69.7 Mbps )||8 ( +3 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|