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Internet Providers in Mio, Michigan
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Internet Access in Mio, Michigan
Data on this page is calculated based on the FCC's bi-annual broadband coverage reporting. Our data also includes direct reporting from providers to further validate and enhance that information down to the census block or lit address level. Plan and pricing data is aggregated by our data science team. To date, we've aggregated 155 Internet deals in Mio since 2014. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 335 records as of 2021. This gives a snapshot of what some subscribers are getting in the area, but trends low since tests are usually run to diagnose home networking issues.
Cable and DSL are the two main broadband network types around Mio. They are frequently overlapping and competing on service quality. Performance from cable tends to be better, but overall performance seen with either network system are similar.
Frontier Communications and MIcom also have Internet service in Mio, often competing for the same customers.
Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, as a rule, will overlap. As residents might expect, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one in Mio.
View the interactive map below to explore Internet service choice at a granular street level. You will likely discover that while most areas have about 3 options for service, others can be less fortunate and might only have one provider available.
Internet Statistics 2021
19.5% of consumers in Mio800 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 Mio, Michigan
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|M33 Access||400 Mbps||Fiber||20s||27.0%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Frontier Communications||Call For Speed Availability||DSL||4m 33s||92.7%|
|MIcom||50 Mbps||Cable||2m 43s||74.1%|
|Golden Communications||50 Mbps||Cable||2m 43s||71.8%|
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.
Data Cap Issues and Video Streaming in Mio
Data collected by our researchers suggests that some of the top ISPs in Mio place a limit on data use for their residential Internet packages. Data caps are controversial since subscribers view them as a tactic to discourage "cord cutting", while providers explain they are a reasonable strategy for managing network congestion. In either case, the culprit is the same: streaming services, which can eat up 1–7GB per hour.
Compare Mio to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Mio||10.9 Mbps||8||$0.81 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +523.5 Mbps )||17 ( +9 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +137.9 Mbps )||17 ( +9 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +149.7 Mbps )||15 ( +7 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +158.6 Mbps )||23 ( +15 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +151.2 Mbps )||8||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|