Internet Providers in Ishpeming, MI

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Residential Internet Statistics for Ishpeming, MI
Internet Providers: 6
Internet Plans: 6
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $64.98

Internet Access in Ishpeming, Michigan

The Internet availability information on this page is based on FCC databases. Then, we ensure the data is verifiable against privatized records. To date, we've processed 5,047 rows of governmental and private data on Internet access in Ishpeming. The download speed averages analysis comes from user speed test records gathered in a 12 month time span. As a rule, speed test data is a rough indicator of local network quality, not meant to promise the real-world rates customers will experience at houses around Ishpeming.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the main Internet options in Ishpeming.

Spectrum is another commonly available broadband choice in Ishpeming. They offer Cable connections with coverage in 94 percent of Ishpeming.

Broadband competition in Ishpeming is overall high. The average address has 3 Internet service providers available to them. Access isn't always spread out evenly. A surprising 18.73 percent of area residents are limited to one option for wired broadband service.

The big picture is that DSL and Cable are the most widespread types of broadband in the Ishpeming area. The map and user speed test data seen below show how the actual speed results differ between specific zip codes and providers in the area.

  • There are 7 internet providers in Ishpeming with 6 of those offering residential service
  • Ishpeming is the 627th most connected city in Michigan ahead of Marquette, Gwinn, and Lanse, but behind Skandia and Negaunee.
  • The fastest zip code in Ishpeming for April 2021 is 49849. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021

2,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Ishpeming, Michigan

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
AT&T Internet 100 Mbps IPBB 1m 21s
EarthLink 25 Mbps DSL 5m 27s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
AT&T 25 Mbps Fixed Wireless 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Ishpeming, Michigan

  • AT&T Internet - IPBB - 80.0% Availability in Ishpeming - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Spectrum - Cable - 94.3% Availability in Ishpeming - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • EarthLink - DSL - 80.2% Availability in Ishpeming - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
  • AT&T - Fixed Wireless - 51.8% Availability in Ishpeming - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Ishpeming - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Ishpeming - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Ishpeming

Ishpeming Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Ishpeming is the 627th most connected city in Michigan ahead of Marquette, Gwinn, and Lanse, but behind Skandia and Negaunee.

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

Approximately 4,000 people in Marquette 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.

Approximately 81% of Ishpeming residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

As of this month, 49849 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Ishpeming.

Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.

In Marquette County, approximately 6,000 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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Ishpeming

Provider Type Coverage Speed
AT&T Internet IPBB 80.0%+ 100 Mbps
Spectrum Cable 94.3%+ 1,000 Mbps
EarthLink DSL 80.2%+ 25 Mbps
AT&T Fixed Wireless 51.8%+ 25 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable 100% 1,000 Mbps
AT&T Fixed Wireless 70.3%+ 25 Mbps

Compare Ishpeming to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Ishpeming 113.2 Mbps 6 $0.38 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +302.2 Mbps ) 16 ( +10 ) $0.21 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +5.7 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.15 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +3 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.19 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +14.2 Mbps ) 23 ( +17 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +14.4 Mbps ) 8 ( +2 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )