Internet Service Providers in Eleanor, West Virginia

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Residential Internet Statistics for Eleanor, WV
Wired Internet Providers: 2
Average Speed Test Result: 75.61 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 1,000 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 6%

Internet Access in Eleanor, West Virginia

FCC data is the core source of Eleanor-area availability information presented on this page. [1] To date, we've verified 573 rows of governmental data on Internet access in Eleanor. Speed averages are derived from, to date, 475 speed tests in Eleanor.

Cable and DSL providers like Frontier Communications are the main broadband infrastructure systems available in Eleanor.

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are Eleanor's primary wired broadband options.

Frontier Communications is another common Internet choice in Eleanor, offering DSL service available to 99 percent of the area. King Street Wireless is another alternative wireless service for close to one hundred percent of local residents. Keep in mind that it requires roof access or proximity to a King Street Wireless access point.

In summary, the average Eleanor resident has 2 options for Internet. Eleanor is the 200th most connected city out of 633 West Virginia communities in terms of the amount of broadband competition per resident.

Internet Statistics 2021

100 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 Eleanor, West Virginia

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
XFINITY from Comcast 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
Frontier Communications 115 Mbps DSL 1m 11s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Eleanor, West Virginia

  • Frontier - 99.1% Availability in Eleanor - Speeds up to 115 Mbps
  • Xfinity - 94.2% Availability in Eleanor - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Eleanor - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Eleanor - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Eleanor

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Eleanor is the 200th most connected city in West Virginia ahead of Red House, Buffalo, and Fraziers Bottom, but behind Scott Depot and Winfield.

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

Approximately 2,000 people in Putnam 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 94% of Eleanor 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.

In Putnam County, approximately 10,000 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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Eleanor

Provider Type Coverage Speed
King Street Wireless Fixed Wireless 100% 1.0 Mbps
Frontier Communications DSL 99.1%+ 115 Mbps
XFINITY from Comcast Cable 94.2%+ 1,000 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Comcast Business Cable 84.1%+ 987 Mbps
Frontier Business DSL 100% 115 Mbps

Compare Eleanor to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Eleanor 75.6 Mbps 5 $0.37 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +273.5 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.46 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +31.5 Mbps ) 18 ( +13 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +24.1 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.30 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +36.1 Mbps ) 21 ( +16 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +39.7 Mbps ) 9 ( +4 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )