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Internet Providers in Baker, Nevada
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Internet Access in Baker, Nevada
Information below is calculated based on the twice-annual FCC broadband coverage reports. BroadbandNow also uses direct reporting from providers and other private datasets to further validate that data. Pricing and plan data shown here is hand-gathered manually through our data analysis division. BroadbandNow has aggregated 109 broadband deals in Baker since 2014. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 39 records as of 2021. This gives a snapshot of what some subscribers are getting in the area, but trends low since tests are usually run to diagnose home networking issues.
100 percent of Baker is stuck with one or fewer choices for Internet service as of 2021. Adjusting for all census blocks in city limits, the average address has at least 2 Internet providers to choose from. Areas with more choices usually will get lower pricing as providers are incentivized to improve network infrastructure to earn customers.
Rise Broadband is one of the top three providers in Baker. They are available for 53 percent of local addresses. Sky Fiber is another company worth knowing about. While fixed wireless isn't as well known as cable, it it offers similar speed and quality in some cases.
Fixed wireless is the strongest Internet service choice in much of the Baker area, and the only alternative to less ideal Internet access options like satellite broadband Internet. Our latest data suggests that close to one hundred percent of of residents have access to fixed wireless service.
According to the most recent FCC filings, Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the strongest providers in Baker so far as coverage area. These providers often overlap around Baker.
Internet Statistics 2021
100.0% of consumers in Baker200 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 Baker, Nevada
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Rise Broadband||50 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||2m 43s||53.2%|
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.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Data Caps in Baker
Data from our research team shows that popular providers use data caps on home Internet packages. Data caps are disliked since customers see them as a strategy for limiting streaming, while providers insist that they are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage heavy network traffic. Either way, the problem is streaming video, which can eat up anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes/hour.
Compare Baker to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Baker||3.4 Mbps||5||$3.80 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +531 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +145.4 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +157.2 Mbps )||15 ( +10 )||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +166.1 Mbps )||23 ( +18 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +158.7 Mbps )||8 ( +3 )||$0.66 ( $0.00 )|