Internet Providers in Bynum, MT

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Residential Internet Statistics for Bynum, MT
Internet Providers: 7
Internet Plans: 6
Fastest Speed Available: 100 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $79.95

Internet Access in Bynum, Montana

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

Montana Internet Corporation and 3 Rivers Telephone Cooperative also have Internet service in Bynum, with shared coverage areas in some blocks.

DSL-based has lots of coverage compared to other Internet options around Bynum since it uses telephone wires for sending digital data — the line usually reaches the home via a utility pole, and you plug in a modem to the phone outlet to complete the connection for home Wifi.

In terms of broadband competition in Bynum, he average home has exactly 1.98 Internet providers to choose from. 1.98 options is not much when compared to most other cities in Montana.

The broadband availability statistics here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are drawn from a mix of government data and privatized data collected from telecom industry sources. Averaged statistics shown below regarding speed and performance data is sourced from M-Labs. Our market researchers have hand-sourced price on 68 broadband offerings for the Bynum market as of 2021.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Bynum, Montana

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
3 Rivers Telephone Cooperative 100 Mbps Fiber 1m 21s
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
3 Rivers Telephone Cooperative 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s
Montana Internet Corporation 7 Mbps DSL 19m 30s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Bynum, Montana

  • Montana Internet Corporation - DSL - 100.0% Availability in Bynum - Speeds up to 7 Mbps
  • 3 Rivers Telephone Cooperative - Fiber - 85.4% Availability in Bynum - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • 3 Rivers Telephone Cooperative - DSL - 12.5% Availability in Bynum - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Bynum - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Bynum - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Bynum

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Bynum is the 155th most connected city in Montana ahead of Shelby, but behind Cut Bank, Conrad, Fairfield, and Choteau.

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

Fiber Availability: 85% of people living in Bynum 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 Bynum 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 Teton County, approximately 2,000 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 Video Streaming in Bynum

Data from our researchers shows that popular providers in Bynum use data caps for their residential Internet packages. Data caps are disliked since consumers see them as a tactic for limiting "cord cutting", while providers maintain that caps are a necessary strategy as they struggle to manage heavy network traffic. Either way, the problem is video streaming, which easily consumes anywhere from 1–7GB per hour.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Bynum

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Montana Internet Corporation DSL 100% 7 Mbps
3 Rivers Telephone Cooperative Fiber 85.4%+ 100 Mbps
3 Rivers Telephone Cooperative DSL 12.5%+ 100 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps