Internet Providers in Portland, MI

Residential Internet Statistics for Portland, MI
Internet Service Providers: 9
Plans Start From: $19.99
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Portland, Michigan:

Showing 1 to 11 Providers

  • 1. AT&T Internet
    77.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • IPBB
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • IPBB
    • Fixed Wireless
    77.5% Available
  • 2. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    78.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    78.2% Available
  • 3. WOW!
    74.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    74.5% Available
  • 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 6. 6. Frontier
    5.1% Available
    Call For Speed Availability: (855) 915-4111
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    5.1% Available
  • 7. 7. Surf Broadband Solutions
    64.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    64.5% Available
  • 8. 8. Homeworks Connect
    51.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    51.9% Available
  • 9. 9. Westphalia Broadband
    15.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    15.9% Available
  • 10. 10. SkyWeb
    10.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *3
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    10.1% Available
  • 11. 11. Ionia Unlimited
    5.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    5.2% Available

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Internet Access in Portland, Michigan

Portland features a total of 11 Internet service providers (ISPs) marketing residential service, and a total of 19 including specialized smb, enterprise, and mobile providers.

The information on this page is primarily sourced from FCC reports specific to the area, and is enhanced against private data sources to provide more accurate results than is available from government websites. Address availability data isn't available for all providers. Speeds and pricing data is generated thanks to our research division, who collect tens of thousands of data points each year. There are a total of 426 Internet plans in Portland since 2014, with 40 Internet or bundled deals currently marketed.

The average Portland household has 3-4 providers at their address. Only 18.99 percent of the Portland population have one or fewer options for residential broadband.

Taking a look now at network technology offered around the area, we see that the most prevalent wired broadband technology types are IPBB and Fixed Wireless (77.47 percent coverage) and 5G Internet (78.17 percent coverage).

According to the latest FCC filings and direct provider reporting, Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the strongest providers in Portland as measured by coverage area. The more common ISPs frequently cover the same addresses around Portland.

  • There are 17 internet providers in Portland with 11 of those offering residential service
  • Portland is the 321st most connected city in Michigan ahead of Sunfield and Eagle, but behind Ionia, Lyons, and Westphalia.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Portland, Michigan

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
HomeWorks Tri-County Electric Cooperative 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 51.9%
Westphalia Broadband 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 15.9%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
AT&T Internet 100 Mbps IPBB and Fixed Wireless 1m 21s 77.5%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 78.2%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
WOW! 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 74.5%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL -- 5.1%
1,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

Portland is the 321st most connected city in Michigan ahead of Sunfield and Eagle, but behind Ionia, Lyons, and Westphalia.

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

Approximately 5,000 people in Ionia County don't have access to any wired internet.

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This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Fiber Availability: 54% of people living in Portland have residential fiber service available to them.

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Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 81% of Portland residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Ionia County, approximately 25,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

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Compare Portland to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Portland 34.3 Mbps 15 $0.40 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +547.4 Mbps ) 22 ( +7 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +138.5 Mbps ) 21 ( +6 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +165.4 Mbps ) 20 ( +5 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +167.9 Mbps ) 27 ( +12 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +162.2 Mbps ) 11 ( -4 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )