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Internet Providers in Russian Mission, Alaska
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Internet Access in Russian Mission, Alaska
As is common for more sparsely populated areas like Russian Mission, fixed microwave Internet and mobile LTE-type Internet technologies are the most common broadband option. FCC records indicate no meaningful wired broadband Internet infrastructure availability for residential purposes. That said, fixed wireless Internet provides an acceptable alternative that is available to 96.66 percent of the local population.
Taking a look at the less developed areas around Russian Mission, data shows that as many as 300 people are left with one or fewer options for wired Internet service.
Russian Mission's most commonly available broadband service provider is HughesNet, which offers Satellite-based broadband service to virtually one hundred percent of the area.
Broadband coverage insights on the page below are drawn from public government data from the FCC and private datasets we source from telecoms. Average statistics about speed data is sourced primarily via M-Labs.  Our market researchers have manually sourced price and service data on 0 Internet plans and bundles for the Russian Mission market as of 2022.
Internet Statistics 2022
100.0% of consumers in Russian Mission300 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 Russian Mission, Alaska
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Provider Competition Map For Russian Mission
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 company will have data limits, however it's much more common with any wireless type of service than with wired ISPs. This is actually reasonable because wireless networks are harder to maintain and on customer streaming 4K content 24/7 can have a negative impact on the bandwidth another customer receives. Potential customers should confirm data cap when they subscribe with ISPs like GCI Internet and consider an independent TV plan if there's no reasonable data allowance available.
Compare Russian Mission to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Russian Mission||5 Mbps||3||$3.80 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||545.6 Mbps ( +540.6 Mbps )||21 ( +18 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||161.3 Mbps ( +156.3 Mbps )||20 ( +17 )||$0.35 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||180.9 Mbps ( +175.9 Mbps )||19 ( +16 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||186.6 Mbps ( +181.6 Mbps )||26 ( +23 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||179.1 Mbps ( +174.1 Mbps )||10 ( +7 )||$0.36 ( $0.00 )|