Internet Providers in Simms, MT
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Residential Internet Statistics for Simms, MT
|Fastest Speed Available:||100 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$79.95|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Simms, Montana
Internet Access in Simms, Montana
Simms currently has only two common wired Internet service providers: Viasat Internet and HughesNet. Viasat mostly offers Satellite service, with speeds up to 35 Mbps and coverage for near one hundred percent of the population. As for HughesNet, they provide Satellite. Their Internet services have availability for close to one hundred percent of Simms and advertised speeds up to a maximum of 25 Mbps.
When we're looking at network technologies in use the area, the most common physical wire Internet technology types are Satellite (near one hundred percent coverage) and DSL (near one hundred percent coverage). Phone providers usually offer DSL Internet, since DSL, or "Digital Subscriber Line," sends data via telephone lines. DSL is outperformed by all major Internet infrastructures.
The information on this page is sourced via FCC filings specific to the area, and is enhanced using private databases and direct provider reporting to provide more detailed results than is available from the FCC directly. Address-level statistical analysis is currently limited to select providers. Information about pricing of individual Internet plans is sourced by our data experts, who gather tens of thousands of data points each year. There are 69 Internet plans in Simms from 2014 to the present. There are 13 Internet or bundled packages currently active in the area.
Montana Internet Corporation provides a common alternative to the primary providers. They offer a top speed of 7 Mbps. Wired Internet isn't actually the only choice for Internet service in Simms. For example, fixed wireless companies such as Montana Internet Corporation can achieve 40 Mbps or more via wireless technology.
To summarize, most Simms residents have 2 options for Internet. This is around the norm for Montana. Simms ranks 92nd out of 329 Montana communities as measured by the number of providers available per address.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Simms, Montana
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|3 Rivers Telephone Cooperative||100 Mbps||Fiber||1m 21s|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
|Montana Internet Corporation||7 Mbps||DSL||19m 30s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Simms, Montana
- Montana Internet Corporation - DSL - 100.0% Availability in Simms - Speeds up to 7 Mbps
- 3 Rivers Telephone Cooperative - Fiber - 99.2% Availability in Simms - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Simms - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Simms - 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.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
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 Simms
|Montana Internet Corporation||Fixed Wireless||100%||40 Mbps|
|Montana Internet Corporation||DSL||100%||7 Mbps|
|3 Rivers Telephone Cooperative||Fiber||99.2%+||100 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet||Satellite||100%||50 Mbps|