Internet Service Providers in Hamilton, Texas
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Residential Internet Statistics for Hamilton, TX
|Wired Internet Providers:||3|
|Average Speed Test Result:||47.61 Mbps|
|Top Advertised Speed:||1,000 Mbps|
|No Broadband Access:||31.66%|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Hamilton, Texas
Internet Access in Hamilton, Texas
The most common network technologies within Hamilton are DSL networks followed by Satellite networks. FCC filings suggest DSL has a 87.00 percent spread in Hamilton, in contrast with Satellite's practically one hundred percent availability.
The majority of Hamilton homes have 2-3 providers with availability at that address. This is a decent amount of competition. It tends to improve pricing at a given address. This Internet access isn't distributed evenly, however. A surprising 36.34 of residents still have only one option for wired broadband access.
CenturyLink is also a commonly available Internet choice for Hamilton. They offer DSL service in 87 percent of Hamilton. Nextlink Internet offers an alternative wireless service worth taking note of for 85 percent of Hamilton, although it has to have roof access and proximity to a Nextlink Internet tower or access point.
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are Hamilton's most common wired broadband choices.
All the coverage data on BroadbandNow comes from FCC data, which requires Internet providers in Hamilton to submit deployment and subscriber data biannually. Leveraging direct agreements with Internet providers, we are able to validate public data against private data submitted by Internet providers. This lets us to create better maps than governmental tools. Since 2014, BroadbandNow has crunched 3,856 data rows about Internet coverage in Hamilton and 8,719,718 on Texas overall. Our speed averages are calculated based on real-world speed tests originating in Hamilton.
Internet Statistics 2021
36.3% of consumers in Hamilton1,000 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 Hamilton, Texas
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|Pathway Communications||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s|
|CenturyLink||60 Mbps||DSL||2m 16s|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
|Central Texas Telecommunications||10 Mbps||DSL||13m 39s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Hamilton, Texas
- CenturyLink - 87.0% Availability in Hamilton - Speeds up to 60 Mbps
- Pathway - 63.7% Availability in Hamilton - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- CTTC - 2.1% Availability in Hamilton - Speeds up to 10 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Hamilton - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Hamilton - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
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.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
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 in Hamilton
Internet service providers have been moving to add data caps for their home WiFi and broadband plans in recent years. Some major ISPs in the area, including CenturyLink, have data caps. Data caps as a trend vary quite a bit. They typically can be from 250 Gigabytes to a Terabyte. Most home Internet caps are quite high, which means that they won't affect most customers. If a non-capped plan isn't an option to you, most providers include a usage tracking meter on their site. Data caps have been rising as the standard of streaming video quality rises. When considering CenturyLink, verify the data policies on the package when talking to a rep.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Hamilton
|Nextlink Internet||Fixed Wireless||85.9%+||100 Mbps|
|Pathway Communications||Fiber||63.7%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Central Texas Telecommunications||DSL||2.1%+||10 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||50 Mbps|
|Nextlink Internet||Fixed Wireless||90.9%+||100 Mbps|
|CenturyLink Business||DSL and Fiber||100%||1,000 Mbps|
Compare Hamilton to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Hamilton||47.6 Mbps||6||$1.26 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||349.1 Mbps ( +301.5 Mbps )||15 ( +9 )||$0.46 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||107.1 Mbps ( +59.5 Mbps )||18 ( +12 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||99.7 Mbps ( +52.1 Mbps )||15 ( +9 )||$0.30 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||111.7 Mbps ( +64.1 Mbps )||21 ( +15 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||115.3 Mbps ( +67.7 Mbps )||9 ( +3 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|