Internet Providers in Clendenin, WV

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Residential Internet Statistics for Clendenin, WV
Internet Providers: 9
Internet Plans: 6
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $50.5

Internet Access in Clendenin, West Virginia

Clendenin features two major network choices to understand — coaxial cable (51.49% coverage) and DSL (88.05% coverage). Cable Internet service is delivered through TV providers, using their pre-existing copper coaxial TV cables mounted on utility poles. DSL, similarly, is delivered over phone lines. The vast majority of Clendenin census blocks can access cable and/or DSL from at least two companies.

Frontier Communications is also a common Internet option for Clendenin. They offer DSL service with coverage in 88 percent of the area. King Street Wireless offers an alternative wireless service for 99 percent of the local area, although it needs roof access or line of site with a King Street Wireless access point.

The average Clendenin household has 2-3 providers that can provide service at their location. This is a good amount of market competition. It tends to improve prices and service quality at a given address. This choice isn't distributed evenly, though. A surprising 50.92 of residents still have only one or fewer choices for true broadband access.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are Clendenin's primary wired Internet choices.

The Internet availability insights here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are based on government data and private data collected from telecoms. Statistics about speed and performance data is sourced from M-Labs, the speed test tool shown within BroadbandNow and Google and Chrome search results. The BroadbandNow market research team has manually validated package price and service data on 211 Internet packages for the Clendenin market as of 2021.

  • There are 9 internet providers in Clendenin with 5 of those offering residential service
  • Clendenin is the 396th most connected city in West Virginia ahead of Clay and Walton, but behind Charleston, Belle, and Elkview.
  • The fastest zip code in Clendenin for April 2021 is 25045. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021

2,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Clendenin, West Virginia

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Suddenlink Communications 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL 1m 11s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Clendenin, West Virginia

  • Frontier - DSL - 88.1% Availability in Clendenin - Call For Speed Availability
  • Suddenlink - Cable - 51.5% Availability in Clendenin - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Clendenin - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Clendenin - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Clendenin

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Clendenin is the 396th most connected city in West Virginia ahead of Clay and Walton, but behind Charleston, Belle, and Elkview.

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

Approximately 5,000 people in Kanawha County don't have access to any wired internet.

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

Approximately 49% of Clendenin residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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

As of this month, 25045 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Clendenin.

Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.

In Kanawha County, approximately 17,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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 and Video Streaming Around Clendenin

Data from our market research team shows that top providers place a limit on streaming for their residential broadband packages. Data caps are a public issue lately since subscribers view them as a tactic for limiting "cord cutting", while providers maintain they are a reasonable strategy for managing network traffic. In either case, the issue is the same: streaming services, which can consume 1–7GB per hour.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Clendenin

Provider Type Coverage Speed
King Street Wireless Fixed Wireless 99.4%+ 1.0 Mbps
Frontier Communications DSL 88.1%+ Call For Speed Availability
Suddenlink Communications Cable 51.5%+ 1,000 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Frontier Business DSL 100% Call For Speed Availability
Suddenlink Business Cable 56.5%+ 1,000 Mbps

Compare Clendenin to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Clendenin 3.8 Mbps 5 $0.50 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +411.6 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.54 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +115.1 Mbps ) 17 ( +12 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +112.4 Mbps ) 14 ( +9 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +123.6 Mbps ) 23 ( +18 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +123.8 Mbps ) 8 ( +3 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )