Internet Providers in Whiting, Vermont
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Residential Internet Statistics for Whiting, VT
|Wired Internet Providers:||3|
|Average Speed Test Result:||11.6 Mbps|
|Top Advertised Speed:||1,200 Mbps|
|No Broadband Access:||70.53%|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Whiting, Vermont
Internet Access in Whiting, Vermont
The average household in Whiting can get service from 3-4 Internet Service Providers, or "ISPs." In context, this is actually a strong amount of competition compared to other cities. Competition between several providers in a city is correlated with lower pricing.
OTELCO is one of the top three providers in Whiting by coverage area. They are available for 84 percent of local addresses. VTel Wireless is another company worth knowing about — while fixed wireless Internet isn't as well-known as cable or DSL, it can provide an equivalent service quality in some cases.
The packages listed above are manually collected by our data analysis division.
Coverage from the biggest companies, Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet, in general, will overlap. As residents might predict, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is common.
Cable is the main kind of broadband with coverage in Whiting worth considering. Low broadband Internet infrastructure around the area causes low download speed averages, which clock in 66.90% under the Vermont average. Thankfully, 11.6 Mbps can handle most modern applications such as Netflix, Facetime, and etc. Data caps are common in Whiting. Data limits will create more issues for streaming video than speeds alone.
Internet Statistics 2021
94.4% of consumers in Whiting600 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 Whiting, Vermont
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s|
|OTELCO||40 Mbps||DSL||3m 24s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
|Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications)||20 Mbps||DSL||6m 49s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Whiting, Vermont
- OTELCO - 85.0% Availability in Whiting - Speeds up to 40 Mbps
- Xfinity - 17.3% Availability in Whiting - Speeds up to 1,200 Mbps
- Consolidated - 5.6% Availability in Whiting - Speeds up to 20 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Whiting - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Whiting - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
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 Caps Around Whiting
Data from our research team suggests that popular providers in Whiting currently place a limit on data use on residential Internet plans. Data caps are controversial since users view caps as a strategy for limiting "cord cutting", while providers insist they are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network congestion. Either way, the culprit is over-the-top streaming services, which can use anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes/hr.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Whiting
|VTel Wireless||Fixed Wireless||100%||1.5 Mbps|
|King Street Wireless||Fixed Wireless||95.8%+||1.0 Mbps|
|Hudson Valley Wireless||Fixed Wireless||70.1%+||100 Mbps|
|XFINITY from Comcast||Cable||17.3%+||1,200 Mbps|
|Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications)||DSL||5.6%+||20 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||100 Mbps|
|Hudson Valley Wireless||Fixed Wireless||79.8%+||100 Mbps|
|Comcast Business||Cable||10.0%+||987 Mbps|
Compare Whiting to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Whiting||11.6 Mbps||8||$0.31 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||349.1 Mbps ( +337.5 Mbps )||15 ( +7 )||$0.19 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||107.1 Mbps ( +95.5 Mbps )||18 ( +10 )||$0.20 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||99.7 Mbps ( +88.1 Mbps )||15 ( +7 )||$0.33 ( + $0.00 )|
|Houston||111.7 Mbps ( +100.1 Mbps )||21 ( +13 )||$0.21 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||115.3 Mbps ( +103.7 Mbps )||9 ( +1 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|