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Schenectady, NY Internet Access

Internet Connectivity in Schenectady

^ An estimated 45,633 Schenectady residents are connected to the Internet either at home, work, elsewhere or at multiple locations [1].

Internet Availability in Schenectady

^ Collectively (all cities), 79.7% of all New York residents live in a household where Internet is available, which ranks 19th in the nation [2].

Disconnected in Schenectady

^ There are an estimated 20,436 Schenectady residents who are not connected to the Internet at all - whether at home, work, or elsewhere [1].

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Schenectady Internet Speeds

Landline Internet Speed in Schenectady

  • Average wireline ISP speeds in Schenectady
    • Average download speed: 2.65 Mb/s
    • Average upload speed: 2.96 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 55.96 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 41.07 Mb/s
  • *Results based on 907 wireline tests.

Landline Internet Speed: Schenectady vs. the U.S.

How Schenectady landline Internet speeds compare to the rest of the nation [4].


Wireless Internet Speed in Schenectady

  • Average wireless ISP speeds in Schenectady
    • Average download speed: 1.8 Mb/s
    • Average upload speed: 0.93 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 1.8 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 3.38 Mb/s
  • *Results based on 161 wireless tests.

Wireless Internet Speed: Schenectady vs. the U.S.

How Schenectady wireless Internet speeds compare to the rest of the nation [4].


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Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Schenectady

Landline Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Schenectady, NY

Internet Service Provider (ISP)Type of Internet Service OfferedMaximum advertised download speedMaximum advertised upload speed
Optical Carrier100 Mb/s - 1 Gb/s100 Mb/s - 1 Gb/s
Cable Modem50 Mb/s - 100 Mb/s3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s
Optical Carrier50 Mb/s - 100 Mb/s10 Mb/s - 25 Mb/s

Wireless Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Schenectady, NY

Internet Service Provider (ISP)Type of Internet Service OfferedMaximum advertised download speedMaximum advertised upload speed
Wireless768 Kb/s - 1.5 Mb/s200 Kb/s - 768 Kb/s
Wireless3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s1.5 Mb/s - 3 Mb/s
Wireless10 Mb/s - 25 Mb/s3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s

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Schenectady Internet Statistics

Schenectady Internet Connectivity

Schenectady: 69% of residents are connected, with 24.9% of the population connected on multiple devices [1].


Connected to the Internet in Schenectady


  • Schenectady Internet Connectivity [1]
    • An estimated 45,633 Schenectady residents are connected to the Internet in some capacity - either at home, work, elsewhere or at multiple locations.
    • An estimated 20,436 Schenectady residents are not connected to the Internet. These residents are not connected at home, work, or elsewhere.

  • Schenectady Internet Availability [2]
    • It is estimated that 52,710 Schenectady residents live in a household where Internet is available.

Household Income in Schenectady

Schenectady: The median household income is $31,768 and 12% of households are below poverty level [6].


New York Internet Access Facts & ISP Statistics

New York Home Internet Speed

  • When comparing home (landline) and mobile Internet speeds in NY, median download speeds are 1.02 times higher for home (landline) & median upload speeds are 3.79 times higher for home (landline).
  • Home Internet Speeds in NY [5]
    • Median Home Download Speed: 9.16 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 3.1 Mb/s - 16.62 Mb/s
    • Median Home Upload Speed: 0.94 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 0.48 Mb/s - 2.02 Mb/s
  • Mobile Internet Speeds in NY [5]
    • Median Mobile Download Speed: 2.42 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 0.9 Mb/s - 7 Mb/s
    • Median Mobile Upload Speed: 0.92 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 0.37 Mb/s - 1.99 Mb/s

New York Internet Connectivity


  • Connected to the Internet in the state of New York [1]: 69% of NY residents are connected to the Internet in one or more locations on one or more devices.
    • The 69% mark ranks New York 32nd in the nation in total Internet connectivity.
    • 29.6% of residents are connected to the Internet only at home.
    • 4.2% are not connected at home, but are connected elsewhere.
    • 10.3% are connected at home and elsewhere on one device.
    • 24.9% are connected at home and elsewhere on more than one device.
    • 30.9% are not connected to the Internet at all.

  • New York Internet Availability [2]
    • 79.7% of NY residents have access to the Internet at home.
    • This ranks New York 19th in the country.

New York Business Internet Speed Data

  • When comparing home and business Internet speeds in NY, median download speeds are 4.17 times higher for business & median upload speeds are 1.18 times higher for business.
  • Business Internet Speeds in NY [5]
    • Median Business Download Speed: 10.82 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 3.85 Mb/s - 31.58 Mb/s
    • Median Business Upload Speed: 3.92 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 1.44 Mb/s - 9.58 Mb/s
  • Small Business Internet Speeds in NY [5]
    • Median Small Business Download Speed: 4.82 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 1.95 Mb/s - 12.69 Mb/s
    • Median Small Business Upload Speed: 1.39 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 0.64 Mb/s - 4.57 Mb/s

Additional information about New York

About Schenectady

Schenectady is a city with a population of 66,135 [2] that is located in Schenectady County in the state of New York.

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Schenectady Internet Access

For more information about Schenectady Internet Access, or for additional resources regarding New York Internet access overall, visit The New York State Office of Cyber Security.

More About Schenectady

Of all residents in Schenectady, 68% have a high school diploma or higher, and 12% have a bachelor's degree or higher [6].

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References

1. ^ Bureau of Labor Statistics & Bureau of Census

2. ^ United States Census Bureau

3. ^ Federal Communications Commission (FCC)

4. ^ FCC & National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA)

5. ^ National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA)

6. ^ NTIA & U.S. Census Bureau