Internet Providers in Macatawa, MI

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Residential Internet Statistics for Macatawa, MI
Internet Providers: 9
Internet Plans: 4
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $68.74

Internet Access in Macatawa, Michigan

Macatawa has a total of 5 broadband providers marketing residential service, and a total of 9 including business and mobile providers.

The information on this page comes from FCC filings specific to the area. Data is cross-validated with private databases to output more granular results than is available from government websites. Address-level statistical analysis is currently limited to select Internet providers. Speed and pricing data is sourced thanks to our research and analysis team, who gather thousands of plans each year. There are a total of 157 collected plans in Macatawa since 2014. There are 25 Internet or bundled plans currently available in the area.

Spectrum has the largest coverage area for Macatawa residents. The provider is available to near one hundred percent of Macatawa. Viasat Internet is the most common second option, serving practically one hundred percent of residents with Satellite service. The fastest Internet plan advertised by Viasat in Macatawa is 35 Mbps.

Looking at network technology installed the area, the most frequently available hardwired Internet technology types are Cable and IPBB, with virtually one hundred percent and 95.00% respectively. Cable Internet is sold by traditional residential television corporations, using their already-built coaxial cable networks. Cable can often make sense for local residents because of the strong mix of speed and value.

Overall, the choice between ISPs in Macatawa isn't high (2.95 companies registered in the average census block). It isn't much, yet it's enough to create competition around price that benefits those who live in well-wired parts of the city.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Macatawa, Michigan

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
AT&T Internet 5 Mbps IPBB 27m 18s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Macatawa, Michigan

  • Spectrum - Cable - 100.0% Availability in Macatawa - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • AT&T Internet - IPBB - 95.0% Availability in Macatawa - Speeds up to 5 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Macatawa - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Macatawa - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Macatawa

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Macatawa is the 755th most connected city in Michigan behind Hamilton, Holland, Zeeland, Saugatuck, and West Olive.

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

Approximately 2,000 people in Ottawa 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 95% of Macatawa 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.

In Ottawa County, approximately 5,000 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 Macatawa

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Spectrum Cable 100% 1,000 Mbps
I-2000 Fixed Wireless 100% 12 Mbps
AT&T Internet IPBB 95.0%+ 5 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable 100% 1,000 Mbps