Internet Providers in Geraldine, MT

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Residential Internet Statistics for Geraldine, MT
Internet Providers: 5
Internet Plans: 7
Fastest Speed Available: 500 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $120.84

Internet Access in Geraldine, Montana

Geraldine has 5 residential Internet Service Providers, and 10 if you include business and mobile. There are 4 broadband choices ("wired" meaning technologies like cable, DSL, and fiber).

Fixed wireless Internet service is the top network technology available in much of the Geraldine area, discounting less ideal network services such as satellite Internet. Our latest data shows that 93.62 percent of of residents have access to service from fixed wireless.

Coverage from the two most common providers, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in most cases, will overlap. As a result, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one.

85.64 percent of the Geraldine area is still left with only one or zero options for Internet service as of 2021. Accounting for all census blocks in city limits, the average resident can find at least 2 Internet providers available. Areas with more choices usually see reduced prices and stronger performance as providers are incentivized to improve network infrastructure to earn customers.

Coverage data on BroadbandNow comes from FCC reporting, which requires Internet companies in Geraldine to report coverage data biannually. Using direct agreements with Internet providers, BroadbandNow is able to further verify this data against privatized data submitted by telecoms. The speed averages shown here are calculated from browser-based speed tests from Geraldine in the M-Labs database.

Internet Statistics 2021

400 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 Geraldine, Montana

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Triangle Communications 500 Mbps Fiber and DSL 16s 72.3%
3 Rivers Telephone Cooperative 100 Mbps Fiber 1m 21s 9.4%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Geraldine

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Geraldine is the 45th most connected city in Montana ahead of Fort Benton and Box Elder, but behind Great Falls, Belt, and Lewistown.

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

Approximately 37 people in Chouteau 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: 42% of people living in Geraldine 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 Chouteau County, approximately 41 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.

Compare Geraldine to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Geraldine 10.3 Mbps 6 $3.80 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +524.1 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.89 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +138.5 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +150.3 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +159.2 Mbps ) 23 ( +17 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +151.8 Mbps ) 8 ( +2 ) $0.38 ( $0.00 )