Internet Providers in Union City, MI

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Residential Internet Statistics for Union City, MI
Internet Providers: 9
Internet Plans: 7
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $47.56

Internet Access in Union City, Michigan

The two most common wired Internet technologies within Union City are DSL lines followed by Fixed Wireless networks. Our records show that DSL has a 88.33 percent spread in Union City, compared with Fixed Wireless's 18.27 percent service.

The average home in Union City has 2-3 wired Internet providers to choose from. 33.94% of Union City residents — 1,000 people — have one or fewer choices. Regardless of other networks with local coverage, DSL and cable broadband usually offer the most reasonable pricing for home use.

The Internet coverage data on this page is sourced via FCC filings, and is cross-validated against private databases to output more granular listings than can be accessed through the FCC directly. Speed and pricing data is generated by manually collecting thousands of plans annually.

Frontier Communications provides an alternative to the primary providers (Viasat and HughesNet). They offer 88 percent local availability and a maximum speed of 24 Mbps. Wired broadband isn't actually the only option for Internet access in Union City. fixed wireless providers such as DMCI Broadband can reach 25 Mbps via direct wireless hardware.

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) is the most widespread broadband option overall. They have Internet coverage reaching close to one hundred percent of the area. HughesNet is available for close to practically one hundred percent of the population. The fastest speed recorded for Viasat is 35 Mbps. HughesNet offers packages as high as 25 Mbps. Any speed above 10 Mbps will be sufficient for streaming SD video on WiFi, but becomes an issue for multiple users or high-bandwidth services like video chat, cloud apps, and etc. See the Internet coverage map below to see broadband options at the census block level.

  • There are 9 internet providers in Union City with 6 of those offering residential service
  • Union City is the 743rd most connected city in Michigan behind East Leroy, Coldwater, Athens, Tekonsha, and Sherwood.
  • The fastest zip code in Union City for April 2021 is 49094. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021

1,000 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 Union City, Michigan

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
Frontier Communications 115 Mbps DSL 1m 11s
WOW! 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
AT&T 25 Mbps Fixed Wireless 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Union City, Michigan

  • Frontier - 88.3% Availability in Union City - Speeds up to 115 Mbps
  • WOW! - 72.0% Availability in Union City - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • AT&T - 18.3% Availability in Union City - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Union City - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Union City - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Union City

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Union City is the 743rd most connected city in Michigan behind East Leroy, Coldwater, Athens, Tekonsha, and Sherwood.

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

Approximately 4,000 people in Branch County don't have access to any wired internet.

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

Approximately 66% of Union City residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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

As of this month, 49094 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Union City.

Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.

In Branch County, approximately 15,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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

Summary Of Internet Providers In Union City

Provider Type Coverage Speed
DMCI Broadband Fixed Wireless 100% 100 Mbps
Frontier Communications DSL 88.3%+ 115 Mbps
WOW! Cable 72.0%+ 1,000 Mbps
AT&T Fixed Wireless 18.3%+ 25 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Frontier Business DSL 100% 115 Mbps
DMCI Broadband Fixed Wireless 100% 100 Mbps

Compare Union City to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Union City 43 Mbps 6 $0.34 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +372.4 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.45 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +75.9 Mbps ) 18 ( +12 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +73.2 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.28 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +84.4 Mbps ) 21 ( +15 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +84.6 Mbps ) 9 ( +3 ) $0.33 ( $0.00 )