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< 25mbps 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 Pattison, Texas
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Internet Access in Pattison, Texas
Data below is drawn from the FCC's bi-annual broadband coverage filings. We leverage direct reporting from providers to further validate and enhance that data. Pricing and plan data on BroadbandNow is hand-gathered by our research team. Locally, we've found and verified 235 broadband deals in Pattison since founding in 2014. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 6 records as of 2021. This gives a snapshot of what some subscribers are getting in the area, but trends low since tests are usually run to diagnose home networking issues.
Since the majority of houses come pre-wired for one landline telephone company and cable networks don't generally overlap, the average home in Pattison has 2 wired broadband options available to them (2.93 per census block specifically). 86.23% of the Pattison area — 500 people — are limited to one or fewer options for their broadband provider. Regardless of alternative technologies with local coverage, cable and DSL Internet usually offer the best price and data use packages for home use.
Viasat Internet has the largest coverage area for Pattison residents. They are available to practically one hundred percent of Pattison census blocks. HughesNet is the most likely second choice, providing near one hundred percent of Pattison with predominantly Satellite service. HughesNet's strongest plan in Pattison is 25 Mbps.
Looking at network technologies with significant infrastructure built across Pattison, the most widespread wired Internet tech types are Fixed Wireless (92.32 percent coverage) and Satellite (practically one hundred percent coverage).
Aside from the Internet options detailed above, Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) is another option to consider. They have Internet in 96 percent of Pattison. Fixed wireless providers like ERF Wireless and satellite providers like are also worth looking at, but the main wired options usually offer a better deal so far as speed and price.
Internet Statistics 2021
86.2% of consumers in Pattison500 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 Pattison, Texas
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|XFINITY from Comcast||987 Mbps||Cable||8s||13.8%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|Rise Broadband||50 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||2m 43s||92.3%|
|Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications)||30 Mbps||DSL||4m 33s||96.2%|
|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.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Data Cap Issues Around Pattison
Data collected by our market researchers shows that some of the top ISPs in Pattison currently use data caps on residential Internet packages. Data caps are controversial because users view them as a strategy for limiting streaming. Providers insist that they are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage heavy network congestion. In either case, the culprit is the same: video streaming, which can eat up 1–7GB per hour.
Compare Pattison to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Pattison||13 Mbps||7||$3.80 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +521.4 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +135.8 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +147.6 Mbps )||15 ( +8 )||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +156.5 Mbps )||23 ( +16 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +149.1 Mbps )||8 ( +1 )||$0.66 ( $0.00 )|