Internet Providers in Lewistown, Montana

Most Popular Internet Providers in Lewistown, Montana:

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  • 1. CenturyLink
    87.2% Available
    87.2%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $50 - $50

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
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    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-100mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Installation: Tech installation fee of up to $125 may apply. Self-installation, if available at your location, may also be selected.
    • Price Range: $50 - $50
    • Contracts: None required
  • 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $49.99 - $199.99

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-50mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
  • 3. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $39.99 - $149.99

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. T-Mobile Home Internet
    20.9% Available
    20.9%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $50 - $55

    Speeds up to:
    115 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 115-115mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $50 - $55
    • Contracts: None required
    Deal
    There are 1 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 5. 5. Ultra Home Internet
    20.9% Available
    20.9%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $59.99 - $289.99

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    Set up new service: Order Online
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-100mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $59.99 - $289.99
    • Contracts: None required
    Set up new service: Order Online
  • 6. 6. Montana Internet Corporation
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    N/A

    Speeds up to:
    7 Mbps
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  • 7. 7. Montana Internet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $65 - $89

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 8-25mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $65 - $89
    • Contracts: None required
  • 8. 8. Mid-Rivers Telephone Cooperative
    85.9% Available
    85.9%

    Available

    Price Range:

    N/A

    Speeds up to:
    8 Mbps
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  • 9. 9. Mid-Rivers Telephone Cooperative
    68.2% Available
    68.2%

    Available

    Price Range:

    N/A

    Speeds up to:
    900 Mbps
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  • 10. 10. Mid-Rivers Telephone Cooperative
    23.3% Available
    23.3%

    Available

    Price Range:

    N/A

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
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  • 11. 11. Triangle
    3.4% Available
    3.4%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $99 - $249

    Speeds up to:
    500 Mbps
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    • Fiber
    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-500mbps
    • Connection: Fiber and DSL
    • Price Range: $99 - $249
  • 1. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $55 - $65

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. AT&T Wireless
    99.7% Available
    99.7%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $50 - $75

    Speeds up to:
    3 Mbps
    Download
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-3mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 3. Mid-Rivers Communications
    12.3% Available
    12.3%

    Available

    Price Range:

    N/A

    Speeds up to:
    0.768 Mbps
    Download

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Internet Access in Lewistown, Montana

Viasat Internet has the most coverage in Lewistown. HughesNet is also widely available.

Competition among Internet brands is reasonably robust in Lewistown, and the average Lewistown resident is served by 4-5 Internet providers. Averaged out for all census blocks, that's exactly 4.69 service options per block.

We should note that since FCC data is collected biannually and only published 6+ months later, availability shown above may not include the latest upgrades or regional changes. Our process incorporates coverage data directly from some major ISPs to help reduce the lag time.

Montana Internet Corporation is another commonly available broadband choice for Lewistown. They offer DSL service available to close to one hundred percent of the area. Montana Internet Corporation offers an alternative wireless service worth taking note of for close to one hundred percent of local residents. Keep in mind fixed wireless requires roof access or line of site with a Montana Internet Corporation tower or access point.

DSL is the best-performing Internet option with coverage around Lewistown that buyers should consider. The generally poor wired Internet service in the area causes low average download speeds in the area, which rank 2.53% below the state average. Still, 64.65 Mbps is enough speed to handle most intensive applications such as Netflix. Data caps imposed by the bigger providers in Lewistown create more issues when it comes to streaming video than Internet speed alone.

Internet Statistics 2022

300 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 Lewistown, Montana

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Mid-Rivers Telephone Cooperative 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 23.3%
Mid-Rivers Telephone Cooperative 900 Mbps Cable 9s 68.2%
Triangle Communications 500 Mbps Fiber and DSL 16s 3.4%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
T-Mobile Home Internet 115 Mbps Fixed Wireless 1m 11s 20.9%
Ultra Home Internet 100 Mbps Fixed Wireless 1m 21s 20.9%
Mid-Rivers Telephone Cooperative 8 Mbps DSL 17m 4s 85.9%
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 87.2%
Montana Internet Corporation 7 Mbps DSL 19m 30s 100.0%

Internet Providers in Nearby Cities

Internet Provider Competition Map For Lewistown

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Lewistown is the 33rd most connected city in Montana ahead of Big Timber, Shepherd, and Roundup, but behind Columbus and Belt.

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

Fiber Availability: 25% of people living in Lewistown 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 96% of Lewistown 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 Fergus 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.

Data Cap Issues in Lewistown

Data from our market research team shows that some of the popular providers in Lewistown use data caps on home Internet plans. Data caps are controversial because consumers view caps as a tactic to stop streaming services. Providers explain that caps are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network traffic. Either way, the issue is the same: over-the-top streaming services, which easily eats up 1–7GB per hour.

Compare Lewistown to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Lewistown 64.7 Mbps 13 $2.62 ( + $0.00 )
New York 545.6 Mbps ( +480.9 Mbps ) 21 ( +8 ) $0.31 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 161.3 Mbps ( +96.6 Mbps ) 20 ( +7 ) $0.32 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 180.9 Mbps ( +116.2 Mbps ) 19 ( +6 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Houston 186.6 Mbps ( +121.9 Mbps ) 26 ( +13 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 179.1 Mbps ( +114.4 Mbps ) 10 ( -3 ) $0.36 ( $0.00 )