Percentage with access to 100 Mbps download or faster
Percentage with access to
1 Gbps download or faster
Average Mbps download speed
Being close to a metro area means that you might have access to a larger pool of fast internet options. Below are the top 3 metro locations per state.
New York-Newark-Jersey City – Population 19,979,477
New York-Jersey City-White Plains – Population 14,242,759
Nassau County-Suffolk County – Population 2,839,436
The largest metro area in New York is New York-Newark-Jersey City with a population of 19,979,477.00. This is followed by the New York-Jersey City-White Plains metro area, with a population of 14,242,759.00. This matters because according to the FCC data, areas with the highest population density tend to offer higher speeds and have access to more Internet providers.
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91% get DSL
98% get Cable
63% get Fiber
100% get Satellite
Broadband government information
The New York Department of Labor proposes to use Interactive Video Presence technology to connect 20 of the state's existing public workforce investment One Stop Career Centers to occupational skills training and career planning services from three state organizations, expanding these services to low-income areas where the training is not available locally.
NY Internet news
As part of a longstanding project to connect essential community anchor institutions across the country, and facilitate closer collaboration and long-term benefits for education, research, healthcare, public safety, and government services, the University Corporation for Advanced Internet Development (UCAID) proposes a comprehensive 50-state network benefitting approximately 121,000 community anchors.