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Internet Providers in Hill City, Idaho
Residential Internet Statistics for Hill City, ID
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Internet Access in Hill City, Idaho
Information on this page is calculated from biannual FCC provider territory reports. Our data also includes direct provider coverage reports and other privatized data to validate that information. Plan and pricing data is gathered manually through our data division. To date, we've found and verified 93 Internet plans in Hill City since 2014. FCC broadband coverage data is updated twice a year. However, it often is available to BroadbandNow up to six months ahead of FCC publications for most large providers.
Wireless Internet connections like fixed wireless suffer from some big problems, making them far from ideal for broadband connectivity. data limits present the biggest problem, although it's worth noting that fixed wireless data and streaming caps are often more comparable to those on wired broadband plans.
Satellite and mobile LTE can offer alternative Internet access choices for residents who can't access wired connections.
Being trapped with one Internet provider isn't a problem in Hill City, since there aren't any wired broadband providers to speak of. (At least, that meets a 25 Mbps and 3 Mbps upload performance minimum.)
According to the most recent FCC filings and direct provider reporting, Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the most commonly avialable telecoms in Hill City in terms of coverage area. The more common providers frequently overlap in different neighborhoods around Hill City.
- There are 8 internet providers in Hill City with 4 of those offering residential service
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Hill City, Idaho
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Ziply Fiber||1.0 Mbps||DSL||2h 16m 32s||12.1%|
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.
Data Caps and Cord Cutting in Hill City
Data collected by our research team suggests that many of the common providers in the area use data caps for their home broadband packages. Data caps are disliked since users view caps as a strategy to stop streaming, while providers insist that they are a necessary strategy as they struggle to manage heavy network traffic. In either case, the problem is over-the-top streaming services, which can eat up anywhere from 1–7GB per hour.