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Internet Providers in Crane, Texas
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Internet Access in Crane, Texas
There are two main network choices in Crane — cable (67.04% availability) and DSL (97.95% availability). Cable Internet is provided via cable TV providers, using pre-existing coaxial copper TV cables strung up on telephone poles or buried along the road. DSL, similarly, is sent via twisted copper phone wires. The vast majority of Crane neighborhoods and census blocks can access both cable service or DSL service from at least two ISPs.
AT&T Internet as well as EarthLink also offer Internet service in Crane, with shared coverage areas in some blocks.
Most households in Crane have more than one Internet providers at their building. View the interactive map on this page to explore competition changes in different parts of Crane.
The packages displayed on this page are collected individually by our data team.
According to the most recent FCC filings, Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the largest Internet providers in Crane as measured by coverage. As the map below shows, these ISPs frequently cover the same addresses around Crane.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Crane, Texas
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Suddenlink Communications||940 Mbps||Cable||8s||67.0%|
|Dell Telephone Cooperative||100 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||1m 21s||3.2%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|EarthLink||25 Mbps||DSL||5m 27s||97.8%|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||IPBB||1m 21s||97.9%|
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 and Cord Cutting in Crane
Data from our researchers shows that some of the top ISPs currently place some sort of limit on data use on home Internet packages. Data caps are a public issue since customers view them as a tactic to discourage video streaming. Providers explain they are a necessary tool as they struggle to manage network congestion. Either way, the issue is the same: streaming video, which easily eats up 1–7GB per hour.
Compare Crane to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Crane||24.2 Mbps||10||$0.53 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +510.2 Mbps )||17 ( +7 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +124.6 Mbps )||17 ( +7 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +136.4 Mbps )||15 ( +5 )||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +145.3 Mbps )||23 ( +13 )||$0.29 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +137.9 Mbps )||8 ( -2 )||$0.66 ( + $0.00 )|