Internet Providers in Nimitz, WV
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Residential Internet Statistics for Nimitz, WV
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,000 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$50.5|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Nimitz, West Virginia
Internet Access in Nimitz, West Virginia
Viasat Internet has the strongest coverage in Nimitz. HughesNet is also widely available.
Cable and DSL are the dominant broadband technologies in the Nimitz area, fighting for the same subscribers at most addresses and competing on service quality. Cable network speed tends to be stronger and more robust, but the overall speeds seen with either network type are comparable and which is "best" frequently varies based on the network infrastructure in a given area.
The packages shown on this page are collected manually through our data science and research staff.
Zooming in on the less developed communities around Nimitz, our data shows that as many as 73 people are left with one or fewer choices for wired Internet.
Aside from the Internet options listed above, Frontier Communications is a third choice for coverage in 97 percent of Nimitz.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Nimitz, West Virginia
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|Suddenlink Communications||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
|Frontier Communications||Call For Speed Availability||DSL||1m 11s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Nimitz, West Virginia
- Frontier - DSL - 97.5% Availability in Nimitz - Call For Speed Availability
- Suddenlink - Cable - 89.6% Availability in Nimitz - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Nimitz - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Nimitz - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
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 and Cord Cutting in Nimitz
Data from our research team shows that some of the common providers place a limit on streaming on residential Internet plans. Data caps are disliked since consumers see caps as a strategy for limiting streaming services, while providers explain that data caps are a reasonable strategy for managing network traffic. Either way, the culprit is the same: video streaming, which easily consumes anywhere from 1–7GB per hour.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Nimitz
|Frontier Communications||DSL||97.5%+||Call For Speed Availability|
|Suddenlink Communications||Cable||89.6%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet||Satellite||100%||100 Mbps|
|Frontier Business||DSL||100%||Call For Speed Availability|
|Suddenlink Business||Cable||73.3%+||1,000 Mbps|