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 Ceres, Virginia
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Internet Access in Ceres, Virginia
There are 6 broadband providers in the Ceres area marketing home connections, and a total of 9 including business and mobile providers. (Take note that some might be "doubles", since many companies list home and enterprise services under separate branches.)
Considering network technology in use around the area, we see that the most widespread hardwired broadband Internet technology infrastructures are DSL and Satellite, with 78.56% and practically one hundred percent respectively. DSL Internet service is transmitted over telephone wires by companies such as CenturyLink that have existing phone networks. Compared to other copper-based networks, the twisted copper construction of telephone wires provides slightly less bandwidth than newer wire types such as cable and several times less than fiber.
The broadband coverage data on this page comes from FCC coverage reports. Then, it is validated using privatized databases to create more granular results than is available from the FCC directly. Data on pricing of listed Internet plans is generated by our data experts, who gather tens of thousands of data points each year. There are a total of 167 plans in Ceres since 2014. There are 18 Internet packages currently on the market in the area.
65.26 percent of Ceres households (400 residents total) are limited to a single choice for home Internet, or in some rare cases none at all.
Viasat Internet is the most widespread Internet option overall, covering virtually one hundred percent of the area. HughesNet is available to about virtually one hundred percent of the population. The fastest speed recorded for Viasat reaches 100 Mbps, while HughesNet advertised up to 25 Mbps. As a rule, any speed above 10 Mbps is enough for streaming standard definition video on WiFi. However, it may become an issue for multiple users or modern services like video conferencing and multiplayer gaming. Explore our availability map on this page to see how broadband coverage compares on a granular level.
Internet Statistics 2021
65.3% of consumers in Ceres400 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 Ceres, Virginia
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Point Broadband||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||50.4%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||78.6%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Provider Competition Map For Ceres
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.