Salmon Brook, CT High Speed Internet Service

Salmon Brook, CT has a total of 4 options for high speed internet providers that meet the minimum broadband download speed of 25 Mbps. It can be understandably confusing when trying to determine which of these broadband providers to choose. Hopefully we can eliminate some of the guesswork for you by applying our ranking algorithm to those 4 internet service options in Salmon Brook. The calculation we perform considers the download connection speed, upload connection speed, population covered and overall value provided by each company. Based upon that calculation, our top choice for Salmon Brook is Cox. A summary of all the results:

Rank Provider Tech Max Download Speed Max Upload Speed Availability
1CoxCable1000 Mbps35 Mbps99.8%
2FrontierDSL, Fiber115 Mbps115 Mbps94.2%
3ViaSatSatellite100 Mbps3 Mbps100%
4HughesNetSatellite25 Mbps3 Mbps100%
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Salmon Brook CT Internet Access Options

More internet service competition in a city encourages providers to continue to build out and improve their network in addition to keeping prices fair.
The following represents the percentage of population in Salmon Brook which have access to at least two internet service providers with a particular internet access speed:

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Broadband Internet Speeds

Curious how fast the average internet speeds in Salmon Brook are compared to Hartford County? Also, curious how the speeds compare to Connecticut overall?
Average download speeds in Salmon Brook of 32.3 Mbps are slower than the Hartford County average download speeds and slower than the statewide average for Connecticut.

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Salmon Brook Internet Access Facts

  • Fiber optic internet is available to 5.6% of Salmon Brook residents

  • The average internet download speed in Hartford County is 37.42 Mbps based upon 2415072 samples taken in the past year

  • The average upload speed in Salmon Brook is 7.19 Mbps. This is 43.4% slower than the average in Connecticut and 38% slower than the national average of 11.56 Mbps

  • The average download speed in Salmon Brook is 13.7% slower than the Hartford County average and 0.3% slower than the national average of 32.4 Mbps

  • The average upload speed in Salmon Brook is 7.19 Mbps. This is 40.1% slower than the Hartford County average and 38% slower than the national average of 11.56 Mbps

  • Cable internet is available to 98.9% of Hartford County residents

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Internet Access Technologies

DSL, Cable, Fiber and Fixed Wireless are four common types of technology used to provide internet access. The following chart shows the percentage of Salmon Brook residents who have access to each of these technology types.


Internet Service FAQs

Who has the best internet service near me?

Our proprietary algorithm that takes into consideration download speed, upload speed, availability and overall value ranks Cox as the top provider for Salmon Brook, Connecticut.

How do the internet speeds in Salmon Brook compare to other cities in Connecticut?

Click through to see how the Salmon Brook broadband speeds compare to these other cities throughout the state: Blue Hills, Broad Brook, Canaan, Conning Towers Nautilus Park, Essex Village, Middletown, Poquonock Bridge

What is cable internet service?

Cable internet service streams data through the same coaxial cables used for cable television. In nearly all instances cable internet will be faster than DSL. Cable internet is available to nearly 90% of Americans but does not have as much coverage in remote areas as DSL.

What is Mbps?

Mbps is an abbreviation for Megabits Per Second and represents the rate of data transmission. A larger value for download Mbps or upload Mbps means a file will take less time to be sent than it will with an internet connection with a lower Mbps.

What download speed do I need to stream movies?

For HD movies and shows Amazon Prime Video, Netflix, Disney+ and Hulu all recommend a minimum of 5 Mbps. Streaming 4K/UHD content requires a minimum of 25 Mbps for Amazon Prime Video, Netflix, Disney+ and Hulu.

What locations were used in calculating broadband internet coverage for Salmon Brook, Connecticut?

The following zip codes were used: 6035

Who has the fastest internet service in Salmon Brook?

Cox with a download speed of 1000 Mbps provides the fastest internet service in Salmon Brook.

Is there DSL internet service near me?

Yes, there is 1 DSL provider in Salmon Brook - Frontier.




Salmon Brook Cable TV, Satellite TV and Streaming Services

Our ranking of internet service plans can make choosing a new provider fairly easy. Selecting a TV provider is more difficult as additional variables are involved. If you are a heavy TV viewer and/or watch in multiple rooms at the same time, a traditional cable TV package or satellite TV provider may be the best option for you. However, if you live in a rental property or a heavily wooded area, satellite TV may not be a viable option. Streaming TV packages can be a good option for many, especially if your internet plan does not have a data limit. Read through the pros and cons of the various TV packages available to you and chose the best match to your viewing needs.


Cox

  • 250+ channels
  • Contour voice remote control
  • Customizable add-ons
  • Make your TV content portable with the Contour app app
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DISH

  • 290+ channels
  • Satellite coverage virtually anywhere
  • 4 video package tiers
  • Access to apps, Google assistant and 2000 hour smart DVR
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Hulu Live TV

  • 75+ channels
  • Access to premium Hulu originals
  • Includes Disney+ and ESPN+
  • 2 simultaneous streams supported on a broad array of devices
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YouTube TV

  • 85+ channels
  • Unlimited cloud DVR
  • Local network coverage
  • Sports plus, Spanish plus and premium movie add-ons
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DIRECTV stream

  • 140+ channels
  • Unlimited cloud DVR
  • Local network and sports coverage
  • Unlimited streams in-home. TV to go with the DIRECTV app
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fuboTV

  • 180+ channels
  • 1000 hours of cloud DVR
  • Local network coverage
  • Extensive sports coverage plus sports add-on packages
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