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Internet Providers in Windsor, Pennsylvania
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Internet Access in Windsor, Pennsylvania
The average Windsor building can get access to broadband service through 1.67 providers.
The data listed here comes via FCC reports, and is cross-validated using private databases to provide more useful resources than is available from government websites. Data on pricing of individual broadband plans is sourced by manually collecting tens of thousands of data points each year. There are 273 collected plans in Windsor from 2014–present. There are 25 Internet packages currently available.
XFINITY from Comcast is a common second choice, serving Windsor with practically one hundred percent coverage and a top speed of 987 Mbps.
Taking a look now at network technologies with significant infrastructure already built within the Windsor area, we see that the most frequently available physical wire broadband tech types are Cable and DSL, with near one hundred percent and 67.43% respectively. Cable is sold by former residential television operators, who use existing TV network connections. Local subscribers to cable service providers like XFINITY from Comcast often select cable due to the reasonably low prices for decent speeds. (Compared to the alternatives, anyway.) DSL service is transmitted by phone lines, and comes from companies like Verizon High Speed Internet that own copper phone wires. Compared to other copper-based networks, the twisted copper bundle construction of phone lines results in slightly less bandwidth compared to more modern techs like cable and significantly less than fiber.
Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the most commonly avialable ISPs in Windsor as measured by coverage. As the interactive map below demonstrates, the more common providers often overlap in most blocks around Windsor.
Internet Statistics 2021
32.6% of consumers in Windsor1,000 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 Windsor, Pennsylvania
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s||99.8%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
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 Caps Around Windsor
Data from our research team suggests that some of the top ISPs in the area place some sort of limit on data use for their home broadband connections. Data caps are a public issue because consumers view caps as a tactic to limit "cord cutting". Providers maintain caps are a necessary strategy for managing network congestion. Either way, the problem is streaming video, which can eat up 1–7GB per hour.
Compare Windsor to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Windsor||108.9 Mbps||4||$3.80 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +425.5 Mbps )||17 ( +13 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +39.9 Mbps )||17 ( +13 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +51.7 Mbps )||15 ( +11 )||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +60.6 Mbps )||23 ( +19 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +53.2 Mbps )||8 ( +4 )||$0.66 ( $0.00 )|