Internet Providers in Hungry Horse, MT

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Residential Internet Statistics for Hungry Horse, MT
Internet Providers: 6
Internet Plans: 1
Fastest Speed Available: 100 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $50

Internet Access in Hungry Horse, Montana

Currently, there are 6 ISPs in Hungry Horse marketing residential service, and a total of 10 including specialized business and mobile providers such as CenturyLink Fiber Gigabit and X2nSat.

Viasat Internet is the most likely provider in Hungry Horse. virtually one hundred percent of the Hungry Horse area can get Internet service from them. HughesNet is the most likely second choice in the area, providing near one hundred percent of the area with predominantly Satellite service. The fastest plan listed by HughesNet in Hungry Horse is 25 Mbps.

Since most houses come pre-wired for one phone (DSL) provider and one cable provider, the average home in Hungry Horse has 2-3 wired Internet service providers available to them. 7.27 percent of the Hungry Horse area — 60 people — are limited to one or fewer options for which provider to use. Regardless of other services with local coverage, DSL and cable broadband are likely to provide the best price and data use packages for home use.

The information listed here is primarily sourced via provider coverage reports, and is through private data sources to provide more useful resources than is available from the FCC directly. Speed and pricing data is sourced by manually collecting tens of thousands of data points each year. There are a total of 144 plans collected in Hungry Horse since 2014. There are 11 Internet deals currently active.

To summarize, DSL and Satellite are the most widespread Internet options around Hungry Horse. and speed test data seen below illustrate where the actual speed test and performance results vary when comparing neighborhoods and providers in the area.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Hungry Horse, Montana

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
MontanaSky Networks 10 Mbps DSL 13m 39s
MontanaSky Networks 10 Mbps Fiber 13m 39s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Hungry Horse, Montana

  • MontanaSky - DSL - 99.4% Availability in Hungry Horse - Speeds up to 10 Mbps
  • CenturyLink - DSL - 92.7% Availability in Hungry Horse - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • MontanaSky Networks - Fiber - 21.0% Availability in Hungry Horse - Speeds up to 10 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Hungry Horse - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Hungry Horse - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Hungry Horse

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Hungry Horse is the 137th most connected city in Montana behind Columbia Falls, Whitefish, Kalispell, Somers, and Lakeside.

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 Flathead 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 Hungry Horse 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 93% of Hungry Horse 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 Flathead County, approximately 9,000 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 Hungry Horse

Provider Type Coverage Speed
MontanaSky Networks DSL 99.4%+ 10 Mbps
CenturyLink DSL 92.7%+ 100 Mbps
MontanaSky Networks Fixed Wireless 40.8%+ 50 Mbps
MontanaSky Networks Fiber 21.0%+ 10 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
CenturyLink Business DSL 56.0%+ 40 Mbps
CenturyLink Business Fiber 0.0%+ 1,000 Mbps

Compare Hungry Horse to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Hungry Horse 19.7 Mbps 6 $3.80 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +395.7 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.54 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +99.2 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +96.5 Mbps ) 14 ( +8 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +107.7 Mbps ) 23 ( +17 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +107.9 Mbps ) 8 ( +2 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )