Internet Providers in Wise River, MT
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Residential Internet Statistics for Wise River, MT
|Fastest Speed Available:||100 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$112.5|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Wise River, Montana
Internet Access in Wise River, Montana
Wise River currently has two main Internet service providers (ISPs): Viasat Internet and HughesNet. Viasat is primarily a Satellite provider. They have speeds up to 100 Mbps and coverage for near one hundred percent of the population. HughesNet predominantly provides Satellite. Their Internet services have coverage for practically one hundred percent of the area.
100 percent of Wise River residents are without a choice when it comes to broadband Internet service. This isn't an unexpected fact, seeing as market competition between Internet providers is low. Addresses in the city usually have 1 options for Internet service.
The issue with wireless being the only major option is that, compared with cable, wireless provides lower speeds and data caps. These limitations make wireless challenging to use for Netflix, Skype, and any bandwidth-heavy modern applications.
Keep in mind that since FCC data is only collected biannually and only made public six or more months after filing, providers listed above may not include the latest network expansions.
While the main ISPs are HughesNet and Viasat, Southern Montana Telephone Company also serves the area with coverage for practically one hundred percent of residents and a maximum speed of 30 Mbps. See the interactive map on this page to compare how many options residents have on a granular level.
Internet Statistics 2021
100.0% of consumers in Wise River200 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 Wise River, Montana
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s|
|Southern Montana Telephone Company||100 Mbps||Fiber||1m 21s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Wise River, Montana
- Southern Montana Telephone Company - Fiber - 100.0% Availability in Wise River - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Wise River - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Wise River - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
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.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
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 Wise River
|Southern Montana Telephone Company||Fiber||100%||100 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet||Satellite||100%||100 Mbps|
Compare Wise River to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Wise River||28.1 Mbps||3||$3.27 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||415.4 Mbps ( +387.3 Mbps )||16 ( +13 )||$0.70 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||118.9 Mbps ( +90.8 Mbps )||17 ( +14 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||116.2 Mbps ( +88.1 Mbps )||15 ( +12 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||127.4 Mbps ( +99.3 Mbps )||23 ( +20 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||127.6 Mbps ( +99.5 Mbps )||8 ( +5 )||$0.37 ( $0.00 )|