Internet Service Providers in Heron, Montana
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Residential Internet Statistics for Heron, MT
|Wired Internet Providers:||1|
|Average Speed Test Result:||5.24 Mbps|
|Top Advertised Speed:||40 Mbps|
|No Broadband Access:||44.97%|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Heron, Montana
Internet Access in Heron, Montana
The overall most commonly available wired Internet options within Heron are Satellite and DSL networks. FCC filings show that Satellite reaches a close to one hundred percent footprint in the area, in contrast with the 92.53 percent DSL service.
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are Heron's primary wired broadband providers.
Since FCC data is currently collected biannually and only published 6+ months later, provider availability listed above might not reflect the latest expansions. This page incorporates direct provider reporting to help reduce the delay.
Blackfoot Telecommunications is another commonly available Internet choice for Heron. They offer DSL service available to 92 percent of Heron.
As a whole, Heron's broadband access is below average — most of the area has 0 providers. 700 of local residents have only one option for wired broadband, or none at all. This is verifiable in the ISP territory map below. (So, that's 100 percent of the population stuck with a single source for Internet.) Explore the interactive map to observe coverage variation in the area, and access real-world speed test statistics for local providers.
Internet Statistics 2021
100.0% of consumers in Heron700 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Heron, Montana
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s|
|Blackfoot Telecommunications||40 Mbps||DSL||3m 24s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Heron, Montana
- Blackfoot Communications - 92.5% Availability in Heron - Speeds up to 40 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Heron - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Heron - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
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.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Heron
|Blackfoot Telecommunications||DSL||92.5%+||40 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||100 Mbps|
Compare Heron to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|New York||349.1 Mbps ( +343.9 Mbps )||15 ( +15 )||$0.18 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||107.1 Mbps ( +101.9 Mbps )||18 ( +18 )||$0.20 ( + $0.00 )|
|Chicago||99.7 Mbps ( +94.5 Mbps )||15 ( +15 )||$0.33 ( + $0.00 )|
|Houston||111.7 Mbps ( +106.5 Mbps )||21 ( +21 )||$0.21 ( + $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||115.3 Mbps ( +110.1 Mbps )||9 ( +9 )||$0.26 ( + $0.00 )|