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Internet Providers in Manistee, Michigan
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Internet Access in Manistee, Michigan
The average residence in Manistee has 2.35 providers available. This is a pretty normal amount of choice for the US, seeing as most Internet providers used to be cable TV or telephone providers, and most addresses have long been wired for one of each.
Manistee residents have a variety of wired network options including fiber, cable, and/or DSL. Fiber, the most reliable network type around Manistee, is available to 59.18 percent of the area. Cable, meanwhile, is available to 86.42 percent of residents. DSL is available to 66.17 percent of local addresses.
Keep in mind, since FCC data is only collected twice annually and only made public six or more months after, providers shown might not include the latest network expansions.
Spectrum is also a commonly available Internet option for Manistee. They offer primarily Cable service with coverage in 86 percent of the area.
Viasat Internet is the most widespread Internet option overall, covering practically one hundred percent of Manistee residents. HughesNet is available to near one hundred percent of local residents. The top download speed advertised for Viasat reaches 100 Mbps, while HughesNet offers packages up to 25 Mbps. As a rule, anything over 10 Mbps will be enough for streaming lower-quality videos to devices on WiFi, but may become an issue when multiple users try to use bandwidth-intensive services like video chat and multiplayer gaming. Explore the coverage maps below to see how broadband coverage compares on a granular level.
- There are 10 internet providers in Manistee with 6 of those offering residential service
- Manistee is the 264th most connected city in Michigan ahead of Ludington and Irons, but behind Scottville, Bear Lake, and Fountain.
- Explore internet access for communities within Manistee: Stronach
- The fastest zip code in Manistee for July 2021 is 49660. (see all below).
Internet Statistics 2021
31.7% of consumers in Manistee4,000 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 Manistee, Michigan
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||IPBB and Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||63.7%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Kaltelnet||25 Mbps||DSL||5m 27s||6.0%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
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.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Internet access in Manistee neighborhoods
To date, we have aggregated data about Internet availability across these communities in Manistee: Stronach.
Compare Manistee to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Manistee||65.1 Mbps||7||$0.60 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +469.3 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +83.7 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +95.5 Mbps )||15 ( +8 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +104.4 Mbps )||23 ( +16 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +97 Mbps )||8 ( +1 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|
Customer Reviews of Internet Providers in Manistee
Speed is good, almost never an outage and when there is, it is fixed within 12 hours. Good service, but we have the top tier so that gets us better service.