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< 25mbps 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 Haugan, Montana
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Internet Access in Haugan, Montana
Information here is calculated based on the FCC's bi-annual coverage reporting. We leverage direct provider coverage reports and other privatized data to enhance that data. Pricing and plan information shown here is gathered manually by our data science division. Locally, we've found and verified 61 broadband plans in Haugan since 2014. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 2 records as of 2021. This gives a snapshot of what some subscribers are getting in the area, but trends low since tests are usually run to diagnose home networking issues.
Blackfoot Telecommunications is one of the top three providers in Haugan, available to 67 percent of residents.
Haugan locals who have any sort of Internet service will likely pay a premium. The main reason for this is that towns with low broadband competition don't incentivize companies to reduce prices or improve equipment quality.
DSL Internet from telephone providers has strong availability compared to other Internet services within Haugan since virtually all houses are connected to phone lines — the acronym means "Digital Subscriber Line."
According to the most recent FCC filings and direct provider reporting, Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the largest Internet providers in Haugan so far as coverage area. These providers frequently overlap in most neighborhoods around Haugan.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Haugan, Montana
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|Blackfoot Telecommunications||40 Mbps||DSL||3m 24s||67.8%|
|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 in Haugan
Data collected by our researchers shows that many of the popular providers in Haugan use data caps on residential Internet plans. Data caps are a public issue lately since users view them as a strategy for limiting video streaming. Providers maintain data caps are a necessary tool as they struggle to manage network traffic. Either way, the problem is the same: over-the-top streaming, which easily uses 1–7GB per hour.
Compare Haugan to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Haugan||3.4 Mbps||3||$3.80 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +531 Mbps )||17 ( +14 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +145.4 Mbps )||17 ( +14 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +157.2 Mbps )||15 ( +12 )||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +166.1 Mbps )||23 ( +20 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +158.7 Mbps )||8 ( +5 )||$0.66 ( $0.00 )|