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Internet Providers in Merritt, Michigan
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Internet Access in Merritt, Michigan
Merritt has 7 residential Internet providers, and 11 when including business and mobile services. Consumers have access to 4 broadband choices, which in Merritt usually means DSL.
The plans shown here are manually collected through our research staff.
55.56 percent of the Merritt area is still left with one or fewer Internet choices. Adjusting for all census blocks in city limits, the average customer has 2-3 Internet providers available. Areas with better choices usually see lower pricing as these providers will improve network infrastructure to earn customers.
Coverage from the two most common companies, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, generally, will overlap. As you might expect, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is common.
So, essentially, the most frequently available broadband choices within Merritt are DSL and Satellite. The coverage maps and speed test data below illustrate where the actual speed and performance results differ between zip codes and providers in and around Merritt.
Internet Statistics 2021
55.6% of consumers in Merritt300 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 Merritt, Michigan
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||89.3%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
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.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.