Internet Providers in Fountain, Michigan

Most Popular Internet Providers in Fountain, Michigan:

Showing 1 to 7 Providers

  • 1. 1. AT&T Internet
    69.4% Available
    69.4%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    20 Mbps
    Upload
    Not all internet speeds available in all areas. *See offer details.
    View AT&T Internet Details
    • Deal
    • IPBB
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 3
    • Speed Range: 25-100mbps
    • Connection: IPBB and Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Up to $99 installation cost.
    • Price Range: $45 - $129.99
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-100mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 3. 3. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    View HughesNet Details
    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. Spectrum
    13.4% Available
    13.4%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    35 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 6
    • Speed Range: 100-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $152.97
    • Contracts: None - None required
    Deal
    There are 6 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 5. 5. Michwave Technologies
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    20 Mbps
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 10-50mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Includes professional installation.
    • Price Range: $70 - $170
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 6. 6. SyncWave, LLC
    81.9% Available
    81.9%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    32 Mbps
    Download
    18 Mbps
    Upload
    View SyncWave, LLC Details
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 4-32mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Includes standard installation and equipment.
    • Price Range: $45.45 - $85
    • Contracts: None - None required
  • 7. Carr Telephone Company
    1.6% Available
    1.6%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    30 Mbps
    Download
    5 Mbps
    Upload
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    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 4-30mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Installation: Includes basic installation and modem.
    • Price Range: $36.99 - $99.99
1 Residential internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Fountain. See All
  • 1. 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    View AT&T Wireless Details
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. 2. Verizon
    99.4% Available
    99.4%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    View Verizon Details
    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. 3. T-Mobile
    95.6% Available
    95.6%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    6 Mbps
    Download
    1.5 Mbps
    Upload
    View T-Mobile Details
    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-6mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $60 - $85
    Deal
    There are 3 active deals on select plans from this provider

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Internet Access in Fountain, Michigan

As it stands, DSL is the only wired network choice that has a meaningful level of coverage at addresses in Fountain. According to the latest data pull, it can be accessed by around 3.49 percent of Fountain. DSL service reaches subscribers over twisted copper landline phone wires, which is why it is provided by phone companies like AT&T Internet.

AT&T Internet is the third largest wired broadband provider in Fountain. They are available for 69 percent of the area. Michwave Technologies is also a common option — while fixed wireless isn't as well known as cable, it it offers similar speed and quality in some cases.

100 percent of Fountain is still left with only one or zero Internet choices. For those outside these underserved areas, the average resident has at least 2-3 providers to choose from. Areas with more choices get reduced prices, since the providers will upgrade service to earn subscribers.

The plans shown here are manually collected through our data staff. We've aggregated 163 plans in Fountain since 2014.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the most commonly avialable providers in Fountain in terms of coverage. As the interactive maps below illustrate, these providers frequently overlap around Fountain.

Internet Statistics 2021

2,000 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 Fountain, Michigan

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 13.4%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
AT&T Internet 100 Mbps IPBB and Fixed Wireless 1m 21s 69.4%
Carr Telephone Company 30 Mbps DSL 4m 33s 1.6%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Fountain

Fountain Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Fountain is the 229th most connected city in Michigan ahead of Manistee, Ludington, Baldwin, and Irons, but behind Scottville.

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 5,000 people in Mason County don't have access to any wired internet.

This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

In Mason County, approximately 8,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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 Video Streaming in Fountain

Data from our market researchers suggests that many of the common ISPs in Fountain place some sort of limit on streaming on home Internet packages. Data caps are a public issue lately because subscribers see them as a strategy for limiting streaming services. Providers maintain data caps are a necessary strategy for managing heavy network traffic. In either case, the culprit is over-the-top streaming, which easily eats up anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes/hr.

Compare Fountain to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Fountain 12.3 Mbps 8 $0.86 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +522.1 Mbps ) 17 ( +9 ) $0.48 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +136.5 Mbps ) 17 ( +9 ) $0.28 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +148.3 Mbps ) 15 ( +7 ) $0.32 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +157.2 Mbps ) 23 ( +15 ) $0.31 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +149.8 Mbps ) 8 $0.66 ( $0.00 )