Internet Providers in Falling Waters, West Virginia
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Residential Internet Statistics for Falling Waters, WV
|Wired Internet Providers:||2|
|Average Speed Test Result:||52.82 Mbps|
|Top Advertised Speed:||1,000 Mbps|
|No Broadband Access:||0.28%|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Falling Waters, West Virginia
Internet Access in Falling Waters, West Virginia
Consumers have access to 12 Internet service providers (ISPs) in Falling Waters. There are 4 LTE providers.
We should note that since FCC coverage data is collected twice annually and only published 6+ months after, data shown here may have minor inaccuracies.
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are Falling Waters's most widely available wired broadband options.
Cable providers like XFINITY from Comcast and DSL Internet service providers like Frontier Communications are the main broadband infrastructure types with availability in Falling Waters.
Overall, the choice between ISPs in Falling Waters isn't strong (2.94 companies registered per census block). 2 providers per address isn't much, but it's sufficient to drive competition on price that is good for consumer living in more competitive neighborhoods.
Internet Statistics 2021
4.7% of consumers in Falling Waters400 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 Falling Waters, 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 Falling Waters, West Virginia
- Xfinity - 99.7% Availability in Falling Waters - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Frontier - 95.5% Availability in Falling Waters - Speeds up to 115 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Falling Waters - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Falling Waters - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
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.
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.
Data Cap Issues in Falling Waters
Data collected by our researchers shows that some of the popular providers in Falling Waters use data caps on home Internet connections. Data caps are controversial because subscribers view them as a tactic to discourage streaming. Providers maintain that caps are a necessary strategy for managing network congestion. Either way, the problem is streaming video, which can use anywhere from 1–7GB/hour.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Falling Waters
|XFINITY from Comcast||Cable||99.7%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Telegia Communications||Fixed Wireless||98.7%+||30 Mbps|
|Frontier Communications||DSL||95.5%+||115 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||50 Mbps|
|Comcast Business||Cable||100%||987 Mbps|
|Telegia Communications||Fixed Wireless||100%||30 Mbps|
|Frontier Business||DSL||99.2%+||115 Mbps|
|CenturyLink Business||Fiber||1.1%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Lumos Networks||Copper||0.9%+||1.5 Mbps|
Compare Falling Waters to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Falling Waters||52.8 Mbps||5||$0.37 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||349.1 Mbps ( +296.3 Mbps )||15 ( +10 )||$0.46 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||107.1 Mbps ( +54.3 Mbps )||18 ( +13 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||99.7 Mbps ( +46.9 Mbps )||15 ( +10 )||$0.29 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||111.7 Mbps ( +58.9 Mbps )||21 ( +16 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||115.3 Mbps ( +62.5 Mbps )||9 ( +4 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|