How much internet speed do you need? That depends on how you plan on using your internet connection.
< 25 Mbps basic internet for checking e-mail, google searches 25-99 Mbps will handle streaming Netflix, FaceTime, Zoom calls 100-499 Mbps fast downloads, gaming online, streaming UHD on multiple screens 500-1,000 Mbps blazing fast for just about anything
Internet Providers in Pottersville, Missouri
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Internet Access in Pottersville, Missouri
The average Pottersville household can get access to Internet service from 1.89 providers.
The data on this page comes via FCC filings specific to the area. Then, it is confirmed through privatized databases to create more detailed listings than can be accessed through the FCC directly. Data about pricing of specific Internet plans is sourced by our data experts, who gather tens of thousands of data points annually. We've catalogued 138 Pottersville Internet plans from 2014–present, with 23 Internet or bundled plans currently marketed in the area.
Considering network tech offered across the area, the most widespread physical wire Internet tech types are DSL (96.08 percent coverage) and Satellite (virtually one hundred percent coverage). Phone companies usually offer DSL service, which makes technical sense because DSL sends Internet data via phone wires. Compared to other copper cables, the twisted and bundled copper construction of phone lines results in lower performance than newer wire types such as cable and several times less than fiber.
CenturyLink is a common alternative to the primary providers (Viasat and HughesNet). They offer 96 percent availability and a maximum download speed of 60 Mbps. Wired broadband isn't the only choice for Internet in Pottersville. For example, fixed wireless providers like Total Highspeed Internet are able to achieve 30 Mbps via direct wireless technology.
Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the strongest providers in Pottersville as measured by coverage. As the maps below show, the more common telecom companies often compete at addresses in different neighborhoods around Pottersville.
Internet Statistics 2021
100.0% of consumers in Pottersville700 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 Pottersville, Missouri
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||96.1%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
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 Cord Cutting Around Pottersville
Data collected by our market researchers suggests that top ISPs currently place a limit on streaming for their residential Internet packages. Data caps are controversial since users view them as a strategy for limiting streaming services. Providers maintain they are a necessary strategy as they struggle to manage heavy network congestion. Either way, the problem is the same: video streaming, which can use 1–7GB/hr.