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Internet Providers in Oak Ridge, Missouri
Residential Internet Statistics for Oak Ridge, MO
|Fastest Speed Available:||100 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$45|
Most Popular Internet Providers in Oak Ridge, Missouri:
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Internet Access in Oak Ridge, Missouri
As it stands, DSL is the only wired broadband network choice with a meaningful level of availability within Oak Ridge proper. According to our latest data, it can be accessed by 65.51 percent of the city. DSL Internet service is delivered through landline telephone wires, which is why DSL often is provided by traditional phone operators like AT&T Internet.
100 percent of Oak Ridge is still left with only one or zero options for broadband-quality Internet service as of 2021. Adjusting for all census blocks within city limits, the average Internet user has 2-3 Internet providers to choose from. Addresses with more choices usually get lower pricing and improved performance as companies will improve service to earn customers.
AT&T Internet is the third largest wired broadband provider in Oak Ridge by coverage area. They are available to 65 percent of the area. King Street Wireless is another company worth knowing about. While fixed wireless isn't as well known as cable or DSL, it can be an interchangeable service quality.
Coverage from the most common providers, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in most cases, will overlap. As a result, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is common.
The Internet access insights here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are calculated from public governmental data and privatized datasets collected directly from providers. Averaged statistics regarding speed and performance averages comes from M-Labs. The BroadbandNow research team has hand-sourced price for 129 broadband packages for Oak Ridge to date.
Internet Statistics 2021
100.0% of consumers in Oak Ridge1,000 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 Oak Ridge, Missouri
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||IPBB||1m 21s||65.5%|
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.
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 and Video Streaming Around Oak Ridge
Data from our market research team shows that popular providers in the area use data caps for their residential Internet connections. Data caps are controversial because consumers see them as a strategy for limiting "cord cutting", while providers explain that caps are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network traffic. In either case, the culprit is video streaming, which easily eats up 1–7GB/hr.
Compare Oak Ridge to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Oak Ridge||3.3 Mbps||6||$3.24 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +531.1 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.89 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +145.5 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +157.3 Mbps )||15 ( +9 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +166.2 Mbps )||23 ( +17 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +158.8 Mbps )||8 ( +2 )||$0.38 ( $0.00 )|