Internet Providers in Alum Bridge, WV

Residential Internet Statistics for Alum Bridge, WV
Internet Service Providers: 4
Plans Start From: $49.99
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Cable

Top Internet Providers in Alum Bridge, West Virginia:

Showing 1 to 6 Providers

  • 1. Frontier
    57.6% Available
    Call For Speed Availability: (855) 915-4111
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    57.6% Available
  • 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 3. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. King Street Wireless
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. Shentel
    66.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    66.7% Available
  • 6. 6. Micrologic
    48.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    48.6% Available

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Internet Access in Alum Bridge, West Virginia

There are currently 2.7 ISPs in each census block in Alum Bridge. So, a majority of locations in the area have at least 2-3 options so far as Internet, and it is easier for residents to change services if they are disappointed with a provider.

Coverage from the two biggest companies, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in most cases, will overlap. As a result, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one.

Shentel and Frontier Communications can also provide coverage in Alum Bridge, with 66 percent and 57 percent penetration respectively.

As you might expect with cities with Alum Bridge's relatively low density of broadband service competition, the weighted average speeds recorded within city limits fall somewhat short of the West Virginia average. The current average speed in Alum Bridge in the past twelve months is 0 Mbps.

Broadband access stats here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are drawn from a mix of government data from the FCC and privatized data collected from telecom industry sources. Statistics about speed averages comes from M-Labs, the speed test tool shown within BroadbandNow as well as Google search results. The BroadbandNow researchers have hand-filed pricing for 133 broadband offerings within Alum Bridge as of 2022.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Alum Bridge, West Virginia

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Shentel 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 66.7%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL -- 57.6%
100 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

Alum Bridge is the 19th most connected city in West Virginia ahead of Jane Lew, West Union, Weston, Salem, and Glenville.

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The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 1,000 people in Lewis County don't have access to any wired internet.

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This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Approximately 55% of Alum Bridge residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Lewis County, approximately 4,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

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