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Cogent Communications's top competitors include Boingo Wireless, EarthLink, XO Communications, Lumen Technologies, Sparklight, Lumos Networks, Metronet and Ziply Fiber.
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Cogent Communications
Cogent Communications
Cogent Communications is a multinational internet service provider.
Boingo Wireless
Boingo Wireless
Boingo Wireless is a company that operates as a service provider of wireless connectivity solutions across its managed and operated network and aggregated network for mobile devices such as laptops, smartphones, tablets, and other wireless-enabled consumer devices.
EarthLink
EarthLink
EarthLink, an internet service provider, provides nationwide internet access and related value-added services.
XO Communications
XO Communications
XO Communications is a telecommunications company providing IP communications, networks, and IT infrastructure to businesses.
Lumen Technologies
Lumen Technologies
Lumen Technologies (formerly known as CenturyLink) is a company that provides an enterprise technology platform that enables businesses to capitalize on emerging applications.
Sparklight
Sparklight
Sparkligh (also known as Cable One) is a company that owns and operates cable systems that provide data, video, and voice services to residential and commercial customers.
Lumos Networks
Lumos Networks
Lumos Networks, through its subsidiaries, provides fiber-based bandwidth infrastructure and service in the Mid-Atlantic region.
Metronet
Metronet
MetroNet is a provider of fiber-optic internet, television, and telephone for residential and business customers.
Ziply Fiber
Ziply Fiber
Ziply Fiber is a telecommunication company that offers fiber internet and phone services.
Founding Date
Founding Date
1999
Founding Date
2001
Founding Date
1994
Founding Date
1996
Founding Date
1968
Founding Date
1986
Founding Date
1897
Founding Date
2005
Founding Date
2020
Type
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Private
Type
Private
Tags
Locations
Locations
Washington, US HQ
Mississauga, CA
Montreal, CA
Toronto, CA
Toronto, CA
La Garenne Colombes, FR
Frankfurt Am Main, DE
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Locations
Los Angeles, US HQ
London, GB
London, GB
Oak Brook, US
New York, US
Locations
Atlanta, US HQ
Locations
Herndon, US HQ
Allentown, US
Austin, US
Baltimore, US
Beaverton, US
Chicago, US
Columbus, US
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Locations
Monroe, US HQ
Buenos Aires, AR
Melbourne, AU
Sydney, AU
Bruxelles, BE
Cotia, BR
Sofia, BG
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Locations
Phoenix, US HQ
Locations
Waynesboro, US HQ
Locations
Evansville, US HQ
Locations
Cincinnati, US HQ
Everett, US
Employees
Employees
1,08311% increase
Employees
40811% decrease
Employees
879
Employees
2,386
Employees
38,0003% decrease
Employees
2,7161% decrease
Employees
39318% increase
Employees
9072% increase
Employees
5601% increase
Valuation ($)
Valuation ($)
3 b
Valuation ($)
626.1 m
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
13.3 b
Valuation ($)
9.5 b
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
N/A
Twitter followers
Twitter followers
3.8 k
Twitter followers
11 k
Twitter followers
4.6 k
Twitter followers
8.6 k
Twitter followers
3.4 k
Twitter followers
315
Twitter followers
766
Twitter followers
4.3 k
Twitter followers
1.1 k
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
4
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
104
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
49
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
47
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
167
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
7
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
4.3
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.2
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
2.1
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
5.4
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.4
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
1.1
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
100%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
21.15%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
83.67%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
100%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
21.56%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
85.71%
Alexa Website Rank
Alexa Website Rank
136207
Alexa Website Rank
200407
Alexa Website Rank
6931
Alexa Website Rank
N/A
Alexa Website Rank
67201
Alexa Website Rank
74527
Alexa Website Rank
335162
Alexa Website Rank
170349
Alexa Website Rank
119857
Employee Rating
Employee Rating
2.7
Employee Rating
3.2
Employee Rating
4.6
Employee Rating
3.8
Employee Rating
3.3
Employee Rating
3.7
Employee Rating
4
Employee Rating
4.3
Employee Rating
N/A

Financial

Revenue (est.)
Revenue (est.)
$568.1m (FY, 2020)
Revenue (est.)
$237.4m (FY, 2020)
Revenue (est.)
$959.9m (FY, 2016)
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
$20.7b (FY, 2020)
Revenue (est.)
$1.3b (FY, 2020)
Revenue (est.)
$206.9m (FY, 2016)
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Cost of goods
Cost of goods
$219.2m (FY, 2020)
Cost of goods
$114.8m (FY, 2020)
Cost of goods
$442.6m (FY, 2016)
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
$8.9b (FY, 2020)
Cost of goods
$418.7m (FY, 2020)
Cost of goods
$39m (FY, 2016)
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
N/A
Gross profit
Gross profit
$348.9m (FY, 2020)
Gross profit
$122.6m (FY, 2020)
Gross profit
$517.3m (FY, 2016)
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
$11.8b (FY, 2020)
Gross profit
$906.5m (FY, 2020)
Gross profit
$167.9m (FY, 2016)
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
N/A
Net income
Net income
$6.2m (FY, 2020)
Net income
($17.7m) (FY, 2020)
Net income
$7.7m (FY, 2016)
Net income
N/A
Net income
($1.2b) (FY, 2020)
Net income
$304.4m (FY, 2020)
Net income
($523k) (FY, 2016)
Net income
N/A
Net income
N/A

Operating

Buildings Connected
Buildings Connected
2.4 k (Q2, 2017)
Buildings Connected
N/A
Buildings Connected
N/A
Buildings Connected
N/A
Buildings Connected
N/A
Buildings Connected
N/A
Buildings Connected
2 k (Aug, 2017)
Buildings Connected
N/A
Buildings Connected
N/A
Countries
Countries
N/A
Countries
100 (Q2, 2020)
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
60 (Q3, 2020)
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Enterprise Customers
Enterprise Customers
N/A
Enterprise Customers
N/A
Enterprise Customers
N/A
Enterprise Customers
N/A
Enterprise Customers
200 (Q3, 2020)
Enterprise Customers
104 k (Q3, 2021)
Enterprise Customers
N/A
Enterprise Customers
N/A
Enterprise Customers
N/A
Fiber Miles
Fiber Miles
29.5 k (FY, 2016)
Fiber Miles
N/A
Fiber Miles
29 k (FY, 2016)
Fiber Miles
N/A
Fiber Miles
450 k (FY, 2019)
Fiber Miles
N/A
Fiber Miles
10.1 k (Aug, 2017)
Fiber Miles
N/A
Fiber Miles
N/A
Markets
Markets
190 (FY, 2016)
Markets
N/A
Markets
N/A
Markets
N/A
Markets
N/A
Markets
N/A
Markets
25 (Aug, 2017)
Markets
N/A
Markets
N/A
Video Subscribers
Video Subscribers
N/A
Video Subscribers
N/A
Video Subscribers
N/A
Video Subscribers
N/A
Video Subscribers
N/A
Video Subscribers
265 k (Q3, 2021)
Video Subscribers
58.4 k (Q3, 2016)
Video Subscribers
N/A
Video Subscribers
N/A

Funding

Total funding raised
Total funding raised
$ 219m
Total funding raised
$ 90m
Total funding raised
$ 15m
Total funding raised
$ 50m
Total funding raised
$ 10.4m
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
N/A
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Boingo Wireless
HQ
Los Angeles, US
Employees
408↓ 11% decrease

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EarthLink
HQ
Atlanta, US

EarthLink, an internet service provider, provides nationwide internet access and related value-added services.

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XO Communications
HQ
Herndon, US

XO Communications is a telecommunications company providing IP communications, networks, and IT infrastructure to businesses.

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Lumen Technologies
HQ
Monroe, US
Employees
38,000↓ 3% decrease

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