Internet Providers in Altura, Minnesota
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Residential Internet Statistics for Altura, MN
|Wired Internet Providers:||3|
|Average Speed Test Result:||31.82 Mbps|
|Top Advertised Speed:||1,000 Mbps|
|No Broadband Access:||29.3%|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Altura, Minnesota
Internet Access in Altura, Minnesota
The average resident in Altura is serviceable by 3-4 Internet providers This is a lot of competition compared with other cities. Competition is correlated with better pricing.
The packages listed above are manually collected by our data science and research team.
CenturyLink as well as HBC can also provide coverage in Altura, with CenturyLink performing a bit better according to speed test statistics.
Coverage from the biggest companies, Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet, generally, will overlap. As residents might expect, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one in Altura.
DSL is the main kind of broadband with coverage in Altura worth considering. The generally poor wired Internet services in Altura is to blame for low download speed averages in the area. Altura average download speeds clock in 61.83% under the Minnesota average. In spite of this, 31.82 Mbps is enough speed to handle most modern apps such as Roku. Data caps are common in Altura. Data limits pose more of an issue when it comes to streaming video than Internet speed alone.
Internet Statistics 2021
43.2% of consumers in Altura600 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 Altura, Minnesota
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s|
|CenturyLink||80 Mbps||DSL||1m 42s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Altura, Minnesota
- CenturyLink - 87.5% Availability in Altura - Speeds up to 80 Mbps
- HBC - 67.0% Availability in Altura - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Spectrum - 34.1% Availability in Altura - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Altura - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Altura - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
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.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Data Caps Around Altura
Data collected by our market researchers suggests that many of the top providers in the area currently place some sort of limit on streaming for their residential broadband plans. Data caps are disliked since customers view caps as a tactic for limiting streaming services, while providers maintain caps are a necessary strategy as they struggle to manage network traffic. Either way, the problem is the same: over-the-top streaming services, which can consume anywhere from 1–7GB per hour.
Internet access in Altura neighborhoods
Altura Broadband data can be found for the following local communities: Minneiska.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Altura
|HBC||Fiber and Fixed Wireless||96.5%+||1,000 Mbps|
|LTD Broadband||Fixed Wireless||69.9%+||100 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||100 Mbps|
|CenturyLink Business||DSL and Fiber||100%||1,000 Mbps|
|Spectrum Business||Cable||3.8%+||940 Mbps|
Compare Altura to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Altura||31.8 Mbps||7||$0.59 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||349.1 Mbps ( +317.3 Mbps )||15 ( +8 )||$0.46 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||107.1 Mbps ( +75.3 Mbps )||18 ( +11 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||99.7 Mbps ( +67.9 Mbps )||15 ( +8 )||$0.30 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||111.7 Mbps ( +79.9 Mbps )||21 ( +14 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||115.3 Mbps ( +83.5 Mbps )||9 ( +2 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|