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Internet Providers in Powell, Texas
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Internet Access in Powell, Texas
FCC Form 477 datasets are the primary source of Internet access information listed here.  Since 2014, we have processed 785 rows of governmental and private data on Internet access within Powell. Our data analysis team has manually gathered price data and fine print info on 182 Internet plans in Powell and the surrounding area. We have a lack of meaningful speed test information from the Powell area. We've only seen 192 total IP-verifiable records in the past year. For this reason, you should make note of the official download speeds listed above.
Most Powell households have 2 Internet providers with service at that address. Competition is good for consumers. It tends to improve pricing and service quality at a given address. This choice isn't universal, however. A surprising 100 of the local population still has only one option for broadband Internet service.
Viasat Internet and HughesNet are Powell's most widely available wired broadband options.
Wireless Internet connections such as satellite suffer from some issues that make wireless options far from convenient for broadband access. data limits present the biggest problem, although fixed wireless data caps are often more comparable to those on wired DSL Internet service.
Plans from companies such as Nextlink Internet can deliver 100 Mbps or more via wireless hardware. There are also 3 providers in Powell offering enterprise-level service like MPLS. Explore the map below to compare broadband coverage on the census block level.
Internet Statistics 2021
100.0% of consumers in Powell600 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 Powell, Texas
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Rise Broadband||50 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||2m 43s||35.9%|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||19.5%|
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.
Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Compare Powell to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Powell||13.7 Mbps||6||$2.79 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +520.7 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +135.1 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +146.9 Mbps )||15 ( +9 )||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +155.8 Mbps )||23 ( +17 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +148.4 Mbps )||8 ( +2 )||$0.66 ( $0.00 )|