Internet Providers in Ganado, TX

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Residential Internet Statistics for Ganado, TX
Internet Providers: 7
Internet Plans: 12
Fastest Speed Available: 1,024 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $95.63

Internet Access in Ganado, Texas

Looking at Internet technology availability, Ganado offers strong coverage for both cable and fiber. Cable TV and broadband service can be purchased from TV providers, and is serviced to customers on cable networks up on municipal utility poles.

Since FCC data is currently tallied up twice annually and only published six months after filing, availability shown here may not be complete.

YK Communications is also a common Internet choice in Ganado. They offer primarily Fiber service in 90 percent of the area. TISD offers an alternative wireless service to 91 percent of Ganado. Keep in mind that this option needs roof access or proximity to a TISD access point.

The majority of Ganado homes have 2 Internet providers to choose from. Competition is good. It tends to improve pricing. This choice isn't distributed evenly, though. A surprising 14.94 of the local population still has only one option for broadband Internet access.

According to the latest FCC filings and direct provider reporting, Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the strongest providers in Ganado as measured by coverage. These ISPs often cover the same addresses in different blocks around Ganado.

  • There are 10 internet providers in Ganado with 7 of those offering residential service
  • Ganado is the 800th most connected city in Texas behind Palacios, Inez, El Campo, Edna, and Louise.

Internet Statistics 2021

400 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 Ganado, Texas

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
YK Communications 1,024 Mbps Fiber 8s
Sparklight (formerly Cable One) 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
LaWard Communications 30 Mbps DSL 4m 33s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
YK Communications 20 Mbps DSL 6m 49s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Ganado, Texas

  • YK Communications - DSL - 28.5% Availability in Ganado - Speeds up to 20 Mbps
  • YK Communications - Fiber - 90.6% Availability in Ganado - Speeds up to 1,024 Mbps
  • Sparklight - Cable - 74.3% Availability in Ganado - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • LaWard Communications - DSL - 1.1% Availability in Ganado - Speeds up to 30 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Ganado - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Ganado - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Ganado

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Ganado is the 800th most connected city in Texas behind Palacios, Inez, El Campo, Edna, and Louise.

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

Approximately 2,000 people in Jackson 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: 91% of people living in Ganado 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.

Approximately 85% of Ganado 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 Jackson County, approximately 3,000 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 and Video Streaming in Ganado

Data collected by our researchers shows that top ISPs in Ganado currently use data caps on residential broadband connections. Data caps are controversial because users see them as a strategy to discourage streaming services. Providers insist they are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network congestion. In either case, the issue is video streaming, which can eat up 1–7GB/hr.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Ganado

Provider Type Coverage Speed
YK Communications DSL 28.5%+ 20 Mbps
TISD Fixed Wireless 91.7%+ 50 Mbps
YK Communications Fiber 90.6%+ 1,024 Mbps
Sparklight (formerly Cable One) Cable 74.3%+ 1,000 Mbps
LaWard Communications DSL 1.1%+ 30 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
TISD Fixed Wireless 100% 50 Mbps
YK Communications Fiber 67.5%+ 1,024 Mbps

Compare Ganado to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Ganado 47.8 Mbps 7 $0.35 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +367.6 Mbps ) 16 ( +9 ) $0.21 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +71.1 Mbps ) 17 ( +10 ) $0.15 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +68.4 Mbps ) 15 ( +8 ) $0.19 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +79.6 Mbps ) 23 ( +16 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +79.8 Mbps ) 8 ( +1 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )