Internet Service Providers in Avon, South Dakota

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Residential Internet Statistics for Avon, SD
Wired Internet Providers: 3
Average Speed Test Result: 21 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 100 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 0.41%

Internet Access in Avon, South Dakota

The overall most common wired network types in Avon are Satellite networks alongside Fiber. Our records show that Satellite has a near one hundred percent territory, in contrast with the virtually one hundred percent Fiber service. Fiber-based networking is better suited for digital data and offers faster download speed, although cable and DSL are almost always cheaper.

Looking at the less developed areas around Avon, data shows that as many as 900 people are left with one or fewer choices for broadband Internet service.

The packages displayed above are collected individually by our research staff.

Coverage from the biggest providers, Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet, generally, will overlap. As a result, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is common.

While the main providers are HughesNet and Viasat, Golden West Telecommunications also serves Avon with a top speed of 100 Mbps. Explore the map to compare broadband coverage at the census block level.

Internet Statistics 2021

900 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Avon, South Dakota

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Golden West Telecommunications 100 Mbps Fiber and DSL 1m 21s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 35 Mbps Satellite 3m 54s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
Fort Randall Telephone Company 10 Mbps DSL 13m 39s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Avon, South Dakota

  • Golden West Telecommunications - 99.6% Availability in Avon - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Fort Randall Telephone Company - 1.6% Availability in Avon - Speeds up to 10 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Avon - Speeds up to 35 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Avon - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Avon

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Avon is the 312th most connected city in South Dakota behind Lake Andes, Wagner, Crofton, Springfield, and Parkston.

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 200 people in Bon Homme 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.

Fiber Availability: 100% of people living in Avon have residential fiber service available to them.

Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

In Bon Homme County, approximately 1,000 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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Avon

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Golden West Telecommunications Fiber and DSL 99.6%+ 100 Mbps
Fort Randall Telephone Company DSL 1.6%+ 10 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 35 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Golden West Telecommunications Fiber and DSL 100% 100 Mbps

Compare Avon to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Avon 21 Mbps 5 $0.36 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +328.1 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +86.1 Mbps ) 18 ( +13 ) $0.20 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +78.7 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.33 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +90.7 Mbps ) 21 ( +16 ) $0.21 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +94.3 Mbps ) 9 ( +4 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )