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Internet Providers in Bailey, Michigan
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Internet Access in Bailey, Michigan
Bailey Internet coverage information on this page comes from FCC Form 477 databases. Then, we ensure the data is scrubbed for issues against private lit address records. Since launching in 2014, we've processed 460 rows of FCC and private data catalogues about Internet access within Bailey. There isn't enough speed test data to show how real-world speeds compare to advertised plan speeds for Bailey residents. The local data vizualizations on this page will be updated when we have enough aggregate speed test records to analyze results long-term.
AT&T Internet is also a common Internet option in Bailey. They offer mainly IPBB and Fixed Wireless connections available to 43 percent of the area. NCATS offers an alternative wireless service for near one hundred percent of Bailey. Keep in mind that it has to have roof access or proximity to a NCATS tower or access point.
Every primary wired Internet service type has availability in Bailey, including fiber and copper-based cable/DSL. Fiber has local availability of practically zero percent. Cable, meanwhile, is a service option for 40.83 percent of addresses. DSL can be accessed by 16.65 percent of the local population.
Competition between broadband providers for residents of the Bailey area is overall high, with the average home having 3-4 Internet service providers available to them. Internet access isn't always spread out fairly — a notable 87.87 percent of area residents still only have one option for broadband service.
Viasat Internet is the most widespread Internet option overall. They offer coverage reaching near one hundred percent of Bailey residents. HughesNet has coverage for close to practically one hundred percent of the population. The top download speed advertised for Viasat reaches 35 Mbps, while HughesNet advertised packages up to 25 Mbps. Any speed over 10 megabits per second will be enough for streaming standard definition video to devices on WiFi. However, it may become challenging when multiple people try to use high-bandwidth services such as video chat, cloud apps, and multiplayer gaming. See the availability maps below to see how Internet options compare down to the census block level.
Internet Statistics 2022
87.9% of consumers in Bailey900 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 Bailey, Michigan
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|West Michigan Broadband||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||42.3%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Frontier Communications||Call For Speed Availability||DSL||4m 33s||4.5%|
|AT&T Internet||25 Mbps||IPBB and Fixed Wireless||5m 27s||43.8%|
Internet Provider Competition Map For Bailey
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.
Data Caps in Bailey
Internet providers have been moving to add data caps to their residential Internet plans recently. Some major Internet service providers in the area, including AT&T Internet, have plans with data caps according to our most recent plan data. Data caps fall on a wide range. They typically can be from 250GB up to one Terabyte. Data limits are usually quite high, meaning they don't pose a problem for most users. AT&T Internet users in Bailey are advised to double check data limits when purchasing service, and not assume the caps based on statements online.