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Internet Providers in Essexville, Michigan
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Internet Access in Essexville, Michigan
Essexville offers 9 residential Internet providers, or 13 when including business and mobile service. There are 6 choices for wired broadband such as DSL and cable.
The plans listed on this page are manually collected by our data science and research team. The 40 Internet packages shown above are the most recent of 194 plans we've gathered in Essexville to date.
DSL and cable are the two primary broadband options around the Essexville metro area. They are fighting over the same subscribers at most addresses and competing with each other. Coaxial cable speed is usually better and more consistent. That said, overall performance we've recorded with either type are similar.
There is above-average choice between companies in Essexville. However, 1,000 residents don't have service from more than one provider. If these customers aren't satisfied by their service from the incumbent provider, they have to rely on a lower-grade wireless backup. Thankfully, this isn't the norm in Essexville. The majority of households have 4 Internet choices.
Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the most commonly avialable telecoms in Essexville in terms of coverage area. The more common ISPs frequently cover the same addresses in most blocks around Essexville.
Internet Statistics 2022
14.8% of consumers in Essexville1,000 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 Essexville, Michigan
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||IPBB||1m 21s||85.3%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|T-Mobile Home Internet||115 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 11s||92.7%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Ultra Home Internet||100 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||92.7%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
Internet Provider Competition Map For Essexville
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.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
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 Essexville
Data collected by our market researchers suggests that many of the common providers in the area use data caps for their residential broadband plans. Data caps are a public issue because consumers view caps as a tactic to stop streaming. Providers insist they are a necessary tool as they struggle to manage heavy network congestion. Either way, the issue is the same: over-the-top streaming, which can consume one to seven Gigabytes/hour.
Compare Essexville to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Essexville||66 Mbps||9||$0.80 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||545.6 Mbps ( +479.6 Mbps )||21 ( +12 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||161.3 Mbps ( +95.3 Mbps )||20 ( +11 )||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||180.9 Mbps ( +114.9 Mbps )||19 ( +10 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||186.6 Mbps ( +120.6 Mbps )||26 ( +17 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||179.1 Mbps ( +113.1 Mbps )||10 ( +1 )||$0.36 ( $0.00 )|