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Internet Providers in Burlington, Wyoming
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Internet Access in Burlington, Wyoming
As it stands, DSL is the only major wired network choice with a meaningful level of coverage within Burlington proper. According to the latest data pull, it's available to approximately 50.75 percent of the local population. DSL Internet service reaches subscribers via twisted copper telephone wires you see on telephone poles, which is why it almost always comes from landline phone companies like TCT.
Zooming in on the less developed areas within Burlington, as many as 500 people are left with one or fewer choices for broadband Internet service.
Coverage from the two most common providers, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in most cases, will overlap. As you might expect, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is common.
TCT is the third largest wired broadband provider in Burlington by coverage area. They are available to 57 percent of the area.
Broadband availability insights here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are based on government data and privatized data we collect from providers or via unlisted third parties. Average statistics about speed and performance averages is sourced primarily from M-Labs, which is the speed test tool integrated into BroadbandNow and Google and Chrome search results. Our researchers have manually collected package pricing and service data for 84 broadband deals within Burlington to date.
Internet Statistics 2021
90.2% of consumers in Burlington500 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 Burlington, Wyoming
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|TCT||1,000 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s||57.7%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
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.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
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 Burlington
Data from our market research team suggests that common ISPs in Burlington currently use data caps for their home broadband packages. Data caps are controversial because customers see them as a strategy to discourage streaming. Providers maintain that they are a reasonable strategy for managing heavy network traffic. Either way, the culprit is the same: over-the-top streaming services, which easily eats up one to seven Gigabytes/hr.
Compare Burlington to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Burlington||5.9 Mbps||4||$0.87 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +528.5 Mbps )||17 ( +13 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +142.9 Mbps )||17 ( +13 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +154.7 Mbps )||15 ( +11 )||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +163.6 Mbps )||23 ( +19 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +156.2 Mbps )||8 ( +4 )||$0.66 ( $0.00 )|