How much internet speed do you need? That depends on how you plan on using your internet connection.
< 25 Mbps basic internet for checking e-mail, google searches 25-99 Mbps will handle streaming Netflix, FaceTime, Zoom calls 100-499 Mbps fast downloads, gaming online, streaming UHD on multiple screens 500-1,000 Mbps blazing fast for just about anything
Internet Providers in Ovalo, Texas
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Internet Access in Ovalo, Texas
Government-sourced Form 477 data is the backbone for the broadband availability data listed here. As of 2021, we have verified 2,066 rows of governmental data about broadband availability in Ovalo. Our data analysis team has manually gathered price data for 143 broadband plans in Ovalo. We don't currently have sufficient speed test data to show how local speeds compare to advertised speeds in Ovalo.
So far as availability, the average Ovalo home has 4 providers at a given location, or exactly 4.06 ISPs in each census block area. Only 15.3 percent of the Ovalo population are stuck with one choice for Internet.
Taylor Telecom is an second choice to the primary providers (Viasat and HughesNet). They offer 98 percent local coverage and a maximum download speed of 100 Mbps. Wired broadband isn't the only choice for Internet access in Ovalo. For example, fixed wireless providers like TWN Communications are able to reach 15 Mbps using wireless hardware. Outside of home Internet, there are also 2 providers in the city marketing enterprise-level subscriptions like SD-WAN. We list every provider with explicit business plans advertised on their website.
Taking a look now at network tech with significant infrastructure already built within Ovalo, the most prevalent wired Internet technology varieties are Fixed Wireless (84.20 percent coverage) and Satellite (practically one hundred percent coverage).
Viasat Internet is the most common overall, registered with coverage in close to one hundred percent of Ovalo residents. HughesNet is available to approximately close to one hundred percent of local residents. The fastest download speed advertised for Viasat reaches 100 Mbps. HughesNet advertised up to 25 Mbps. In general, anything above 10 megabits per second (Mbps) will be enough to view standard definition videos on WiFi, but is likely to become problematic for large households or bandwidth-intensive services like Google Hangouts, cloud apps, and multiplayer gaming. Explore the Internet availability maps on this page to see Internet options down to the census block level.
Internet Statistics 2021
15.3% of consumers in Ovalo100 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 Ovalo, Texas
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Taylor Telecom||1,000 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s||98.5%|
|Mid-Plains Rural Telephone Cooperative||200 Mbps||Fiber||40s||2.5%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|Rise Broadband||50 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||2m 43s||84.2%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
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.