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Internet Providers in Oxford, Michigan
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Internet Access in Oxford, Michigan
According to our most recent coverage data, the Oxford area has two commonly available Internet options: Viasat Internet and HughesNet. Viasat is primarily a Satellite provider. They have speeds up to 100 Mbps and availability for near one hundred percent of the population. As for HughesNet, they market Satellite. They have coverage for virtually one hundred percent of the area.
Since most houses come pre-wired for one phone company and cable networks don't generally overlap, the majority of Oxford residents have 2-3 wired Internet providers available (2.44 per census block). 1.74% of Oxford residents — 400 people — are limited to one or fewer choices for which provider to use. DSL and cable Internet services are likely to provide the most agreeable pricing for home use.
When we're looking at network technologies installed around the Oxford area, the most frequently available physical wire Internet tech types are IPBB and Fixed Wireless and Cable, with practically one hundred percent and 96.07% respectively. Television providers are usually the source for cable Internet, thanks to the fact that they can utilize their existing coaxial TV cables — which have already been built out to homes in the area — to connect subscribers to Internet service. Cable often makes sense for local residents due to the strong speeds in an attainable price range.
The information listed here comes via FCC filings specific to Oxford. Then, it's cross-validated with privatized data sources to create more accurate listings than can be accessed through the FCC directly. Speed and pricing data is generated by our data analysis experts, who collect thousands of plans each year. There are 425 plans in Oxford since 2014, with 43 Internet or bundled plans currently marketed in the area.
While the main ISPs are Viasat and HughesNet, AT&T Internet is also in the area with availability for close to one hundred percent of addresses and a maximum speed of 100 Mbps. Plans from brands like Air Advantage deliver 25 Mbps or more using direct wireless hardware. There are also 6 providers offering enterprise-level connections like MPLS. See the map to compare broadband coverage on the census block level.
Internet Statistics 2021
1.7% of consumers in Oxford400 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 Oxford, Michigan
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s||8.9%|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||IPBB and Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||99.9%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|EarthLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||6.7%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
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.
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.
Compare Oxford to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Oxford||57.2 Mbps||8||$0.86 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +477.2 Mbps )||17 ( +9 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +91.6 Mbps )||17 ( +9 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +103.4 Mbps )||15 ( +7 )||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +112.3 Mbps )||23 ( +15 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +104.9 Mbps )||8||$0.66 ( $0.00 )|