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Internet Providers in Windsor Heights, West Virginia
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Internet Access in Windsor Heights, West Virginia
Windsor Heights has two major broadband network types: cable (near one hundred percent availability) and DSL (88.71% coverage). Coaxial cable Internet service is usually delivered by cable TV providers, using copper coaxial television wires on telephone poles. DSL Internet is delivered via twisted copper phone lines. Most Windsor Heights census blocks have access to both cable and/or DSL from at least two companies.
The plans displayed here are manually collected by our data analysis division. We've collected 144 plans in Windsor Heights since 2014.
Coverage from the two most common providers, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, as a rule, will overlap. As residents might predict, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is common.
Massillon Cable TV and Frontier Communications also offer coverage in Windsor Heights, often competing for the same customers.
Click around in the map on this page for analysis of competition between providers in individual neighborhoods at the census block level. Our latest coverage data suggests that the average census block in area has 3.23 or more serviceable Internet companies.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Windsor Heights, West Virginia
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|Massillon Cable TV||100 Mbps||Cable||1m 21s||100.0%|
|Centre TV Cable||50 Mbps||Cable||2m 43s||69.5%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Frontier Communications||Call For Speed Availability||DSL||4m 33s||88.7%|
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 Video Streaming Around Windsor Heights
Data collected by our research team suggests that popular providers in Windsor Heights currently use data caps for their home broadband packages. Data caps are disliked because users see caps as a strategy to stop streaming, while providers explain that they are a necessary strategy as they struggle to manage network congestion. Either way, the problem is the same: streaming video, which easily consumes anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes per hour.