Internet Service Providers in Culbertson, Montana

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Residential Internet Statistics for Culbertson, MT
Wired Internet Providers: 3
Average Speed Test Result: 25.11 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 1,000 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 10.57%

Internet Access in Culbertson, Montana

The average residence within Culbertson has 2.04 ISPs to choose from. This is a pretty normal amount of choice, seeing as most companies that provide Internet used to be cable TV and phone providers, and most houses are wired for both.

Nemont is also a common Internet option for Culbertson. They offer DSL connections available to 79 percent of the area. Nemont Telephone Cooperative is another alternative wireless service for 99 percent of local residents. Keep in mind fixed wireless needs roof access and proximity to a Nemont Telephone Cooperative tower or access point.

DSL Internet providers like Nemont deliver broadband service using pre-existing telephone lines on utility poles. This is why DSL is typically sold through telecom companies that bundle Internet access with landline phone connections. DSL (Digital Subscriber Line) network technology is accessible by 83.06 percent of addresses in Culbertson. Refer to the speed graphs on this page for more information about how the advertised speeds line up with actual speed and throughput.

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are the main Internet options in Culbertson.

All the coverage data here comes via FCC data, requiring companies in Culbertson to submit there coverage area data biannually. Using direct relationships with telecom companies, we are able to confirm this data against private data reported via telecoms. Our speed averages are calculated based on actual speed tests originating in Culbertson addresses in the M-Labs database.

Internet Statistics 2021

800 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 Culbertson, Montana

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Nemont 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
Mid-Rivers Telephone Cooperative 0.768 Mbps DSL 2h 57m 46s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Culbertson, Montana

  • Nemont - 79.2% Availability in Culbertson - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Mid-Rivers Telephone Cooperative - 3.9% Availability in Culbertson - Speeds up to 0.768 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Culbertson - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Culbertson - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Culbertson

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Culbertson is the 88th most connected city in Montana ahead of Fairview and Plentywood, but behind Poplar, Sidney, and Williston.

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

Approximately 400 people in Roosevelt County don't have access to any wired internet.

This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Fiber Availability: 21% of people living in Culbertson 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.

In Roosevelt 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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Culbertson

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Nemont DSL, Fiber, and Fixed Wireless 99.0%+ 1,000 Mbps
Mid-Rivers Telephone Cooperative DSL 3.9%+ 0.768 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps

Compare Culbertson to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Culbertson 25.1 Mbps 6 $0.27 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +324 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +82 Mbps ) 18 ( +12 ) $0.20 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +74.6 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.33 ( + $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +86.6 Mbps ) 21 ( +15 ) $0.21 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +90.2 Mbps ) 9 ( +3 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )