There's nothing we here at CableTV.com love more than to help Delaware residents order cable. If you want to know why cable is a great choice, here are a few of our favorite reasons. You get hours of entertainment; there are hundreds of HD channels, movies and On Demand programs to choose from. Cable TV requires less equipment than satellite, and you can bundle it with high-speed internet. And you can save up to $400 for bundling cable services. Plus cable is:
If there are two things we love at CableTV.com, it's television and Delaware. Here are some of the things we know about cable TV here. We know that 72% of American consumers with cable TV service bundle with internet or phone. That means in Delaware, roughly 634,635 have cable TV. Other stats show that 97% of Americans, or 854,995 Delawareans, still watch traditional TV even though 48% of us now stream video online. That's around 423,090 people converted to the ranks of Hulu and Netflix. DVR use has grown to 7% of the U.S.'s total TV viewing, but 85%, or almost 749,222 Delawareans are still content to catch their favorite shows on the network's timeline.
Delaware ranks 1 in the U.S. in Internet speeds. 22% of Delawareans have an Internet connection 4 Mbps downstream or slower. Broadband adoption increased from 67% in 2009 to 68% in 2010. At the same time, roughly 32% use cable Internet in Delaware, which is typically faster. Cable Internet subscribers typically enjoy downstream speeds between 5 and 10 Mbps. With speeds like that, it's no surprise that the use of cable Internet is on the rise.
For those who are less interested in statistics, here's something interesting about Delaware andTV. Delaware is home to a number of different TV stars. Take Dave Sheridan, for instance. You know, star of "Free Ride". Born in Newark in 1969, Sheridan debuted on television in 1996. Even though Sheridan appears in homes across the nation, Delaware will always be home.
If you can't tell by now, we know digital cable television like Cheers knows Norm, and that's why we can provide you with all the information about your local cable provider. Most local governments only allow for one cable provider in a given service area because of licensing requirements. We have all the latest info on who operates where, so put in your zip code to find the Delaware cable provider in your area.