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Internet Providers in Camas Valley, Oregon
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Internet Access in Camas Valley, Oregon
Information below is calculated from the FCC's bi-annual provider coverage reports. We also use direct provider coverage reports and other privatized data to further validate the data down to the census block level. Plan, pricing, and other information on BroadbandNow is collected manually through our data science team. Locally, we've found and verified 145 Internet deals in Camas Valley in the past few years. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 102 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.
Douglas Fast Net is also a commonly available broadband choice in Camas Valley, offering Fiber service with coverage in 99 percent of the area. Umpqua Broadband is another alternative wireless service worth taking note of for 97 percent of local residents, although it needs roof access or line of site with a Umpqua Broadband tower or access point.
The majority of Camas Valley households have 2 Internet providers that are able to provide service at their address. This is a good amount of market competition. It tends to improve pricing and service quality. This competition isn't distributed evenly, though. A surprising 13.66 of the local population still has only one option for wired broadband Internet service.
DSL Internet providers connect customers to Internet services using phone infrastructure, which explains why it is purchased through telecommunication companies that bundle Internet access with telephone plans. DSL network technology is available to 86.55 percent of the area. See the graphs directly below for more information about how marketed speed and performance line up with real-world performancerecorded by local subscribers.
According to the most recent FCC filings, Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the largest Internet providers in Camas Valley so far as coverage area. As the maps below show, the more common providers frequently overlap around Camas Valley.
Internet Statistics 2021
13.7% of consumers in Camas Valley100 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 Camas Valley, Oregon
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Douglas Fast Net||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||99.0%|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||86.6%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
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.
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 Camas Valley
Data collected by our research team shows that many of the popular providers place a limit on streaming for their residential Internet plans. Data caps are disliked since customers view caps as a strategy to discourage streaming, while providers insist caps are a reasonable strategy for managing network traffic. Either way, the issue is video streaming, which easily consumes anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes/hour.
Compare Camas Valley to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Camas Valley||26.3 Mbps||5||$1.02 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +508.1 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +122.5 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +134.3 Mbps )||15 ( +10 )||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +143.2 Mbps )||23 ( +18 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +135.8 Mbps )||8 ( +3 )||$0.66 ( $0.00 )|