Internet Service Providers in Bay City, Oregon
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Residential Internet Statistics for Bay City, OR
|Wired Internet Providers:||2|
|Average Speed Test Result:||31.93 Mbps|
|Top Advertised Speed:||940 Mbps|
|No Broadband Access:||1.44%|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Bay City, Oregon
Internet Access in Bay City, Oregon
Bay City service and availability information listed here comes from Form 477 data and cross-validated against private files. As of 2021, we've processed 1,302 rows of governmental and private data on Internet access within Bay City. We currently have limited speed test information on the Bay City area. We've only seen 38 total records over the last 12 months. With this in mind, residents should take note of official download speeds shown above.
On the census block level, competition between Internet providers averages to 1.97 per household.
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are the main Internet options in Bay City.
Spectrum is also a commonly available broadband option in Bay City. They offer Cable connections in 98 percent of the area.
In closing: the most common broadband services in Bay City are Cable and DSL. The coverage maps and speed test data below illustrate how the real-world speed test statistics vary when comparing each of the zip codes and providers in Bay City.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Bay City, Oregon
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s|
|CenturyLink||40 Mbps||DSL||3m 24s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Bay City, Oregon
- Spectrum - 98.6% Availability in Bay City - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
- CenturyLink - 98.1% Availability in Bay City - Speeds up to 40 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Bay City - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Bay City - 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.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
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.
Data Caps in Bay City
Internet companies have added data caps on their home WiFi and Internet plans. Some major providers in the area — CenturyLink included — have plans with data caps. Data caps as a trend vary widely. They typically can be from 250GB up to a Terabyte or more. Data limits are usually very high, which means that they won't pose a problem for the majority of people. CenturyLink customers in Bay City are advised to confirm data caps while signing up, and not assume the caps based on statements online.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Bay City
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||100 Mbps|
|Spectrum Business||Cable||100%||940 Mbps|
|CenturyLink Business||DSL||68.1%+||40 Mbps|
|Wave Business||Fiber||5.3%+||1,000 Mbps|
Compare Bay City to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Bay City||31.9 Mbps||4||$0.22 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||349.1 Mbps ( +317.2 Mbps )||15 ( +11 )||$0.18 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||107.1 Mbps ( +75.2 Mbps )||18 ( +14 )||$0.20 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||99.7 Mbps ( +67.8 Mbps )||15 ( +11 )||$0.33 ( + $0.00 )|
|Houston||111.7 Mbps ( +79.8 Mbps )||21 ( +17 )||$0.21 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||115.3 Mbps ( +83.4 Mbps )||9 ( +5 )||$0.26 ( + $0.00 )|