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< 25 Mbps basic internet for checking e-mail, google searches 25-99 Mbps will handle streaming Netflix, FaceTime, Zoom calls 100-499 Mbps fast downloads, gaming online, streaming UHD on multiple screens 500-1,000 Mbps blazing fast for just about anything
Internet Providers in Mountain Village, Alaska
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Internet Access in Mountain Village, Alaska
Residents will find only one Internet provider with service in Mountain Village.
The most widely available Internet service provider for Mountain Village residents is HughesNet, who offers Satellite Internet packages to close to one hundred percent of local addresses.
100 percent of the Mountain Village area is still left with one or fewer options for broadband-quality Internet service. Adjusting for all addresses in city limits, the average customer has 2 Internet providers to choose from. In most cases, addresses with better competition usually will get reduced prices as these providers will often improve network infrastructure to earn subscribers.
Fixed wireless Internet service is the strongest network technology available for many Mountain Village residents, discounting Internet access services such as satellite broadband Internet. Current data shows that practically one hundred percent of Mountain Village has access to service from fixed wireless service.
Broadband availability insights here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are based on a mix of government data and privatized data collected from telecom industry sources. Statistics shown below regarding speed data comes via M-Labs, which is the speed test utility integrated into BroadbandNow and Google and Chrome search results. Our in-house research team has hand-aggregated package price on 0 Internet offerings in the Mountain Village market as of 2022.
Internet Statistics 2022
100.0% of consumers in Mountain Village800 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Mountain Village, Alaska
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Provider Competition Map For Mountain Village
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Wireless and Video Streaming
Not fixed wireless provider will have data caps, but it's much more normalized for wireless service as opposed to wired broadband. This is reasonable because wireless networks are trickier to manage. With wireless, a single subscriber streaming 4K content 24/7 might suck up the bandwidth another customer gets. Potential customers should be clear on data use policies as they sign up and look into an independent TV plan.
Compare Mountain Village to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Mountain Village||1 Mbps||3||$3.80 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||545.6 Mbps ( +544.6 Mbps )||21 ( +18 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||161.3 Mbps ( +160.3 Mbps )||20 ( +17 )||$0.35 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||180.9 Mbps ( +179.9 Mbps )||19 ( +16 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||186.6 Mbps ( +185.6 Mbps )||26 ( +23 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||179.1 Mbps ( +178.1 Mbps )||10 ( +7 )||$0.36 ( $0.00 )|