Internet Providers in Augusta, Montana

Most Popular Internet Providers in Augusta, Montana:

Showing 1 to 6 Providers

  • 1. T-Mobile Home Internet
    68.8% Available
    68.8%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $50 - $55

    Speeds up to:
    115 Mbps
    Download
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    • Deal
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 115-115mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $50 - $55
    • Contracts: None required
    Deal
    There are 1 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $49.99 - $199.99

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-50mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
  • 3. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $39.99 - $149.99

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
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    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. Ultra Home Internet
    68.8% Available
    68.8%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $59.99 - $289.99

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    Set up new service: Order Online
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-100mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $59.99 - $289.99
    • Contracts: None required
    Set up new service: Order Online
  • 5. 5. Montana Internet Corporation
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    N/A

    Speeds up to:
    7 Mbps
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  • 6. 6. 3 Rivers Telephone Cooperative
    92.5% Available
    92.5%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $64.95 - $114.95

    Speeds up to:
    500 Mbps
    Download
    View 3 Rivers Telephone Cooperative Details
    • Fiber
    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 6
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-500mbps
    • Connection: Fiber and DSL
    • Price Range: $64.95 - $114.95
  • 1. Verizon
    98.5% Available
    98.5%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $55 - $65

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. AT&T Wireless
    97.9% Available
    97.9%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $50 - $75

    Speeds up to:
    3 Mbps
    Download
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-3mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75

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Internet Access in Augusta, Montana

Viasat Internet has the strongest coverage footprint in Augusta. HughesNet is also widely available.

DSL providers such as Montana Internet Corporation deliver broadband service using copper phone infrastructure. This explains why DSL is sold through telecom companies that historically offered telephone plans. DSL (standing for Digital Subscriber Line) network technology is accessible by close to one hundred percent of Augusta. Refer to the table directly below for insights into how the promised speed, latency, and etc compare to real-world performancerecorded by local subscribers.

The average Augusta home has 2 companies to choose from. Accounting for all addresses in the city, there are precisely 2.01 providers for each location.

Montana Internet Corporation is another commonly available Internet option for Augusta. They offer DSL service available to virtually one hundred percent of the area.

The broadband coverage statistics here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are based on government data and private data we source directly from telecoms, or via unlisted sources. Averaged statistics about speed data is sourced from M-Labs. Our research team has manually gathered price and plan details for 81 Internet deals in Augusta to date.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Augusta, Montana

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
3 Rivers Telephone Cooperative 500 Mbps Fiber and DSL 16s 92.5%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
T-Mobile Home Internet 115 Mbps Fixed Wireless 1m 11s 68.8%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Ultra Home Internet 100 Mbps Fixed Wireless 1m 21s 68.8%
Montana Internet Corporation 7 Mbps DSL 19m 30s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Augusta

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Augusta is the 109th most connected city in Montana ahead of Choteau and Seeley Lake, but behind Cascade, Conrad, and Fairfield.

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

Fiber Availability: 92% of people living in Augusta have residential fiber service available to them.

Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 98% of Augusta 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 Lewis and Clark County, approximately 6,000 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.

Data Cap Issues and Cord Cutting Around Augusta

Data from our market research team shows that popular ISPs in the area currently place some sort of limit on streaming for their home Internet plans. Data caps are controversial since customers see caps as a tactic for limiting streaming, while providers maintain they are a necessary tool as they struggle to manage network congestion. Either way, the problem is the same: video streaming, which can eat up 1–7GB/hr.

Compare Augusta to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Augusta 22.2 Mbps 7 $2.58 ( + $0.00 )
New York 545.6 Mbps ( +523.4 Mbps ) 21 ( +14 ) $0.31 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 161.3 Mbps ( +139.1 Mbps ) 20 ( +13 ) $0.32 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 180.9 Mbps ( +158.7 Mbps ) 19 ( +12 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Houston 186.6 Mbps ( +164.4 Mbps ) 26 ( +19 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 179.1 Mbps ( +156.9 Mbps ) 10 ( +3 ) $0.36 ( $0.00 )