Internet Providers in Vieques, Puerto Rico

Most Popular Internet Providers in Vieques, Puerto Rico:

Showing 1 to 5 Providers

  • 1. 1. HughesNet
    96.5% Available
    96.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Includes lease set-up fee. Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $59.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. 2. OSNET Wireless
    77.3% Available
    77.3%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    30 Mbps
    Download
    10 Mbps
    Upload
    View OSNET Wireless Details
    • Deal
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 3-30mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $24.95 - $79.95
    • Contracts: 1 Year - 1 Year required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. 3. Claro Internet
    70% Available
    70%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    4 Mbps
    Upload
    View Claro Internet Details
    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 1-50mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Price Range: $23.99 - $39.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 4. 4. AeroNet
    67.7% Available
    67.7%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    25 Mbps
    Upload
    View AeroNet Details
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 10-100mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $49 - $99
  • 5. WorldNet
    1.5% Available
    1.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    5 Mbps
    Upload
    View WorldNet Details
    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 10-50mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Installation: No installation charge.
    • Price Range: $39.95 - $59.95
    • Contracts: 1 Year - 1 Year required
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Internet Access in Vieques, Puerto Rico

HughesNet has the most coverage in Vieques. Claro Internet is also widely available.

Satellite provides backup Internet access choices for residents who don't have access to cable or DSL service.

Being trapped with one Internet company isn't a problem for Vieques residents, seeing as there aren't any wired broadband providers. (Defined as wired service offering speeds meeting the FCC 25 Mbps and 3 Mbps upload performance benchmark.)

We should note here that since FCC data is processed twice a year and only published six months later, availability shown here may not be complete.

Satellite is the main kind of broadband with coverage around Vieques worth considering. Input your local address into the search tool to check our database for more detailed results in your neighborhood.

  • There are 8 internet providers in Vieques with 5 of those offering residential service

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Vieques, Puerto Rico

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Claro Internet 50 Mbps DSL 2m 43s 70.0%
WorldNet 50 Mbps DSL 2m 43s 1.5%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 96.5%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Vieques

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Approximately 14,000 people in Vieques County don't have access to any wired internet.

This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Approximately 100% of Vieques residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Vieques County, approximately 18,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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 in Vieques

Data from our research team suggests that common ISPs place some sort of limit on streaming for their residential Internet packages. Data caps are controversial since users see them as a strategy to limit streaming. Providers explain that they are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network congestion. In either case, the problem is streaming video, which easily eats up anywhere from 1–7GB/hr.

Compare Vieques to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Vieques 8.3 Mbps 5 $3.73 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +526.1 Mbps ) 17 ( +12 ) $0.48 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +140.5 Mbps ) 17 ( +12 ) $0.28 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +152.3 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.32 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +161.2 Mbps ) 23 ( +18 ) $0.31 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +153.8 Mbps ) 8 ( +3 ) $0.66 ( $0.00 )