Internet Providers in Trout Creek, MT

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Residential Internet Statistics for Trout Creek, MT
Internet Providers: 3
Fastest Speed Available: 40 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $0

Internet Access in Trout Creek, Montana

Trout Creek service and availability data on this page is calculated from FCC Form 477 data. Then, we ensure the data is cross-validated against privatized lit address records. Since 2014, we've analyzed 1,387 rows of governmental and private data on Internet availability within Trout Creek. Our data analysis team has manually gathered local price data and terms for 69 Internet plans in Trout Creek. There is currently limited speed test data from Trout Creek. Data is limited to 102 IP-verifiable records over the past year. For this reason, you should take note of the official Internet speeds listed above.

Trout Creek locals who are able to get any sort of Internet service will pay a high price. The main reason for this is that communities with low broadband competition don't incentivize companies to reduce prices.

Blackfoot Telecommunications is one of the top three providers in Trout Creek by coverage area, available for 89 percent of residents.

DSL broadband from telephone companies has a wide coverage area compared with other Internet services in Trout Creek since virtually all houses are wired with telephone lines. The acronym is short for "Digital Subscriber Line."

Viasat Internet is the most frequently available provider overall. They have Internet coverage reaching practically one hundred percent of the area. HughesNet has registered coverage to near one hundred percent of residents. The top download speed advertised for Viasat reaches 100 Mbps, while HughesNet advertised up to 25 Mbps. As a rule of thumb, any speed above 10 megabits per second (Mbps) will be sufficient to stream lower-quality videos on WiFi. However, it may become challenging when multiple users try to use bandwidth-intensive services like video conferencing and multiplayer gaming. Explore the availability maps below to see broadband options on a granular level.

Internet Statistics 2021

1,000 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 Trout Creek, Montana

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
Blackfoot Telecommunications 40 Mbps DSL 3m 24s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Trout Creek, Montana

  • Blackfoot Communications - DSL - 89.4% Availability in Trout Creek - Speeds up to 40 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Trout Creek - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Trout Creek - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Trout Creek

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Trout Creek is the 289th most connected city in Montana ahead of Thompson Falls, but behind Pinehurst, Kellogg, Osburn, and Libby.

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

Approximately 1,000 people in Sanders 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.

In Sanders County, approximately 7,000 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 Trout Creek

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Blackfoot Telecommunications DSL 89.4%+ 40 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps

Compare Trout Creek to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Trout Creek 6 Mbps 3 $3.80 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +409.4 Mbps ) 16 ( +13 ) $0.70 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +112.9 Mbps ) 17 ( +14 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +110.2 Mbps ) 15 ( +12 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +121.4 Mbps ) 23 ( +20 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +121.6 Mbps ) 8 ( +5 ) $0.37 ( $0.00 )