Yates County’s Broadband Project partner named “Fastest Internet Provider in the United States for 2021” by PC Mag.

PRATTSBURGH – Empire Access, the local, family-owned, fiber optic communications company based in Prattsburgh, has been named the fastest Internet provider in the United States for 2021 by PC Mag, beating out national and regional Internet providers.

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PC Mag’s “Fastest ISPs 2021” award is presented to Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in the United States that offer the fastest Internet speeds to their customers.  To compare ISPs, PC Mag uses a “Speed Index” score that measures download and upload speeds in megabits per second. They average the download and upload together to come up with the PCMag Speed Index (PSI) to compare service providers nationwide; higher scores represent faster Internet service.