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Internet Providers in Colton, Oregon
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Internet Access in Colton, Oregon
The most frequently available network technologies in Colton are Satellite networks and Fiber and DSL. FCC filings show that Satellite has a virtually one hundred percent territory in the area, compared with the 91.62 percent Fiber and DSL service.
COLTONTEL is also a common Internet option in Colton, offering Fiber and DSL connections in 91 percent of the area. T-Mobile Home Internet offers an alternative wireless service for 70 percent of the local area. Keep in mind fixed wireless has to have roof access or line of site with a T-Mobile Home Internet tower or access point.
68.58 percent of Colton is currently without a choice when it comes to true broadband Internet service. This is not a shock, seeing as market competition between providers in the area is not strong. Locations in the local area generally have 1-2 options for Internet service, when averaged across the entire population.
We should note here that since FCC coverage data is currently only tallied up twice a year and only released six months after, providers listed may not include the most recent network upgrades or regional changes. This page incorporates direct provider reporting to help reduce the lag time.
Viasat Internet is the most widespread Internet option overall. They have Internet coverage reaching close to one hundred percent of Colton residents. HughesNet is available for virtually one hundred percent of the population. The fastest download speed recorded for Viasat is 100 Mbps, while HughesNet advertised up to 25 Mbps. Anything above 10 Mbps is sufficient for streaming SD videos on WiFi, but is likely to become an issue when multiple users try to access high-bandwidth applications like Skype, cloud apps, and multiplayer gaming. You can explore the coverage map on this page to see how Internet options compare on a granular level.
Internet Statistics 2021
68.6% of consumers in Colton2,000 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 Colton, Oregon
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Molalla Communications Company||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||1.9%|
|Wave Broadband||940 Mbps||Cable||8s||3.7%|
|COLTONTEL||250 Mbps||Fiber and DSL||32s||91.6%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|Reliance Connects||1,000 Mbps||Fiber and DSL||8s||22.9%|
|Beaver Creek Telephone Company||100 Mbps||Cable||1m 21s||6.0%|
|Monitor Cooperative Telephone Company||200 Mbps||Fiber and DSL||40s||5.3%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Beaver Creek Telephone Company||15 Mbps||DSL||9m 6s||5.8%|
Internet Provider Competition Map For Colton
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.
Compare Colton to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Colton||28 Mbps||13||$0.39 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||545.6 Mbps ( +517.6 Mbps )||19 ( +6 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||161.3 Mbps ( +133.3 Mbps )||17 ( +4 )||$0.22 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||180.9 Mbps ( +152.9 Mbps )||17 ( +4 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||186.6 Mbps ( +158.6 Mbps )||24 ( +11 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||179.1 Mbps ( +151.1 Mbps )||9 ( -4 )||$0.30 ( $0.00 )|