Internet Service Providers in Ravenswood, West Virginia
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Residential Internet Statistics for Ravenswood, WV
|Wired Internet Providers:||3|
|Average Speed Test Result:||87.7 Mbps|
|Top Advertised Speed:||2,000 Mbps|
|No Broadband Access:||26.36%|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Ravenswood, West Virginia
Internet Access in Ravenswood, West Virginia
Consumers have access to 11 Internet service providers (ISPs) in Ravenswood. There are 3 LTE companies and 7 offer wired or wireless residential broadband.
We should note that since FCC coverage data is collected biannually and only published 6+ months after that, data shown here may have minor inaccuracies.
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are currently the main Internet options in Ravenswood.
Competition between broadband providers available for Ravenswood is overall high, with most households having 3 Internet service providers available to them. Access isn't spread out evenly. A notable 29.85 percent of households in the area still have only one option.
So, essentially, DSL and Cable are the most widespread network types around the Ravenswood area. The coverage maps and speed test data below show where the actual speed and performance results differ when comparing zip codes and Internet providers in Ravenswood.
- There are 11 internet providers in Ravenswood with 7 of those offering residential service
- Ravenswood is the 100th most connected city in West Virginia ahead of Racine, Evans, Cottageville, and Sandyville, but behind Ripley.
- The fastest zip code in Ravenswood for February 2021 is 26164. (see all below).
Internet Statistics 2021
29.9% of consumers in Ravenswood2,000 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 Ravenswood, West Virginia
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|Suddenlink Communications||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s|
|CAS Cable||2,000 Mbps||Cable||4s|
|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 Ravenswood, West Virginia
- Frontier - 81.6% Availability in Ravenswood - Speeds up to 115 Mbps
- Suddenlink - 64.7% Availability in Ravenswood - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- CAS - 52.7% Availability in Ravenswood - Speeds up to 2,000 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Ravenswood - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Ravenswood - 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.
Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.
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 in Ravenswood
Many Internet companies have begun to add data "plans" to residential broadband plans recently. The market trend holds true for Ravenswood, with common Internet choices such as Suddenlink adding plans with data caps. It's not a major concern for the majority of Internet subscribers, but it may affect households that download or upload a large amount of HD or 4K video. Caps with cable bundles tend to be about 1 Terabyte, which is way more than 99 percent of customers use. Suddenlink Communications customers are advised to double check data use policies before signing up, and not assume them based soley on phone rep statements.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Ravenswood
|King Street Wireless||Fixed Wireless||100%||1.0 Mbps|
|RT21NET||Fixed Wireless||97.8%+||50 Mbps|
|Frontier Communications||DSL||81.6%+||115 Mbps|
|Suddenlink Communications||Cable||64.7%+||1,000 Mbps|
|CAS Cable||Cable||52.7%+||2,000 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||50 Mbps|
|Frontier Business||DSL||100%||115 Mbps|
|Agile Networks||Fixed Wireless||31.6%+||50 Mbps|
|CAS Cable||Cable||33.0%+||2,000 Mbps|
|Suddenlink Business||Cable||27.8%+||1,000 Mbps|
Compare Ravenswood to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Ravenswood||87.7 Mbps||7||$0.35 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||349.1 Mbps ( +261.4 Mbps )||15 ( +8 )||$0.46 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||107.1 Mbps ( +19.4 Mbps )||18 ( +11 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||99.7 Mbps ( +12 Mbps )||15 ( +8 )||$0.29 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||111.7 Mbps ( +24 Mbps )||21 ( +14 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||115.3 Mbps ( +27.6 Mbps )||9 ( +2 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|