Internet Providers in Iaeger, West Virginia

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Residential Internet Statistics for Iaeger, WV
Wired Internet Providers: 2
Average Speed Test Result: 81.93 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 1,000 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 24.81%

Internet Access in Iaeger, West Virginia

The average Iaeger household can get Internet service from 1.57 companies.

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are the most common Internet choices in Iaeger.

Frontier Communications is also a commonly available broadband option for Iaeger, offering primarily DSL connections available to 82 percent of Iaeger.

DSL Internet providers deliver broadband services via telephone infrastructure, which is why DSL is purchased through telecom companies that historically offered telephone service. DSL (standing for Digital Subscriber Line) is accessible by 82.15 percent of the Iaeger population. You can refer to the data visualization tools below for more information about how advertised download speeds compare to real-world speeds.

The Internet coverage insights here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are drawn from a mix of government data from the FCC and privatized data we source directly from telecom industry sources. Statistics about speed and performance data comes primarily from M-Labs, which is a speed test tool shown within our site as well as Google search results. Our market researchers have manually collected price and service data on 125 broadband packages for Iaeger as of 2021.

Internet Statistics 2021

700 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 Iaeger, West Virginia

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Shentel 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
Frontier Communications 115 Mbps DSL 1m 11s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Iaeger, West Virginia

  • Frontier - 82.2% Availability in Iaeger - Speeds up to 115 Mbps
  • Shentel - 75.2% Availability in Iaeger - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Iaeger - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Iaeger - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Iaeger

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Iaeger is the 416th most connected city in West Virginia behind Pineville, Welch, Gilbert, Oceana, and Hurley.

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

Approximately 800 people in McDowell 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.

Fiber Availability: 75% of people living in Iaeger have residential fiber service available to them.

Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 60% of Iaeger 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 McDowell County, approximately 3,000 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 Around Iaeger

Data from our researchers suggests that many of the common ISPs place some sort of limit on streaming on residential broadband connections. Data caps are a public issue because customers see them as a tactic to stop streaming, while providers maintain caps are a reasonable strategy for managing network traffic. Either way, the issue is the same: video streaming, which easily uses 1–7GB per hour.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Iaeger

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Frontier Communications DSL 82.2%+ 115 Mbps
Shentel Fiber 75.2%+ 1,000 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Frontier Business DSL 100% 115 Mbps
Shentel Fiber 59.4%+ 1,000 Mbps

Compare Iaeger to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Iaeger 81.9 Mbps 4 $1.18 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +267.2 Mbps ) 15 ( +11 ) $0.46 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +25.2 Mbps ) 18 ( +14 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +17.8 Mbps ) 15 ( +11 ) $0.30 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +29.8 Mbps ) 21 ( +17 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +33.4 Mbps ) 9 ( +5 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )