Internet Providers in University Center, MI

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Residential Internet Statistics for University Center, MI
Internet Providers: 4
Internet Plans: 3
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $76.66

Internet Access in University Center, Michigan

Consumer choice between Internet providers is low in the University Center area. The average Internet user in University Center has 0 Internet choices.

Coverage from the two biggest companies, Spectrum and Viasat Internet, in general, will overlap. As you might expect, the decision between Spectrum and Viasat is a common one.

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HughesNet is one of the top three providers in University Center by coverage area. They are available to close to one hundred percent of the area. SkyWeb Networks is also a common option. While fixed wireless isn't as well known as cable, it it offers similar speed and quality in some cases.

Cable is the top Internet option with coverage in University Center that buyers should consider. Low broadband Internet service in the area is largely to blame for the poor average download speeds, which rank 100.99% under the Michigan average. Still, 27.25 Mbps is enough speed to handle high-bandwidth uses like Roku, Facetime, and etc. Data caps are common in University Center. Data limits create more issues for streaming video than Internet speed alone.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In University Center, Michigan

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 100.0%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For University Center

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University Center is the 775th most connected city in Michigan behind Bay City, Freeland, Kawkawlin, Essexville, and Auburn.

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

Approximately 2,000 people in Bay 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 100% of University Center 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.

In Bay County, approximately 4,000 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.

Compare University Center to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
University Center 27.3 Mbps 4 $0.95 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +507.1 Mbps ) 17 ( +13 ) $0.89 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +121.5 Mbps ) 17 ( +13 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +133.3 Mbps ) 15 ( +11 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +142.2 Mbps ) 23 ( +19 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +134.8 Mbps ) 8 ( +4 ) $0.38 ( $0.00 )