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Internet Providers in Whiting, Vermont
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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 and HughesNet, in general, will overlap. As residents might predict, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is common.
Satellite is the main kind of broadband with coverage in Whiting worth considering. Input your local zip code into the search bar on this page to see more detailed results.
Internet Statistics 2022
86.6% 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||Availability|
|OTELCO||1,000 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s||85.0%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications)||20 Mbps||DSL||6m 49s||5.6%|
Internet Provider Competition Map For Whiting
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.
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.
Compare Whiting to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Whiting||7.2 Mbps||9||$0.40 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||545.6 Mbps ( +538.4 Mbps )||21 ( +12 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||161.3 Mbps ( +154.1 Mbps )||20 ( +11 )||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||180.9 Mbps ( +173.7 Mbps )||19 ( +10 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||186.6 Mbps ( +179.4 Mbps )||26 ( +17 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||179.1 Mbps ( +171.9 Mbps )||10 ( +1 )||$0.36 ( $0.00 )|