Internet Service Providers in Tangent, Oregon

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Residential Internet Statistics for Tangent, OR
Wired Internet Providers: 2
Average Speed Test Result: 11.76 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 1,000 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 17.48%

Internet Access in Tangent, Oregon

Tangent broadband availability information on this page comes from FCC Form 477 data and cross-validated against privatized databases. We've crunched 1,290 rows of governmental and privatized data on Internet access in Tangent. We have limited speed test data for Tangent — 56 total recordings over the last 12 months. Shoppers should make note of the advertised Internet speeds listed above for local ISPs like Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) or HughesNet.

XFINITY from Comcast is also a common broadband choice in Tangent. They offer mainly Cable service available to 82 percent of the area. PEAK Internet offers an alternative wireless service to practically one hundred percent of the local area, although it needs roof access or proximity to a PEAK Internet tower or access point.

Cable TV and Internet and DSL Internet service providers like CenturyLink make up the main Internet service types available in Tangent.

Competition between broadband providers in Tangent is overall high. The average home has 3-4 providers to choose from. Access isn't always spread out equally, however — as a surprising 27.86 percent of the population still only have one or zero options for wired broadband service.

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) is the most common on the whole, registered with coverage in practically one hundred percent of Tangent residents. HughesNet is available for close to one hundred percent of the population. The top download speed recorded for Viasat is up to 35 Mbps, while HughesNet advertised packages as high as 25 Mbps. In general, any speed over 10 Mbps will be sufficient for streaming SD videos over WiFi, but may become problematic when multiple users try to use high-bandwidth apps like Skype and etc. You can explore our coverage map below to see how Internet options compare at the census block level.

Internet Statistics 2021

400 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Tangent, Oregon

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
XFINITY from Comcast 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 35 Mbps Satellite 3m 54s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Tangent, Oregon

  • Xfinity - 82.6% Availability in Tangent - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • CenturyLink - 80.3% Availability in Tangent - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Tangent - Speeds up to 35 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Tangent - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Tangent

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Tangent is the 135th most connected city in Oregon ahead of Jefferson, Lebanon, and Brownsville, but behind Corvallis and Albany.

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 4,000 people in Linn County don't have access to any wired internet.

This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Approximately 72% of Tangent residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Linn County, approximately 17,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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 Tangent

Many Internet providers have been moving to increase the use of "data caps" to their home Internet plans lately. This market trend holds true for the Tangent market, with local ISPs like Xfinity featuring plans with data caps. This might not really matter for most customers, but is liable to affect those that download a lot of 4K video. Data caps for cable plans are generally around 1 Terabyte, which is more than 99 percent of customers use. Potential XFINITY from Comcast customers in Tangent should confirm data limits before signing a contract.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Tangent

Provider Type Coverage Speed
PEAK Internet Fixed Wireless 100% 30 Mbps
Alyrica Networks, Inc. Fixed Wireless 100% 40 Mbps
XFINITY from Comcast Cable 82.6%+ 1,000 Mbps
CenturyLink DSL 80.3%+ 100 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 35 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Comcast Business Cable 56.3%+ 1,000 Mbps
CenturyLink Business DSL and Fiber 100% 1,000 Mbps
PEAK Internet Fixed Wireless 100% 12 Mbps
GTT Communications Copper 0.1%+ -- Mbps

Compare Tangent to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Tangent 11.8 Mbps 6 $0.19 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +337.3 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +95.3 Mbps ) 18 ( +12 ) $0.20 ( + $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +87.9 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.33 ( + $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +99.9 Mbps ) 21 ( +15 ) $0.21 ( + $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +103.5 Mbps ) 9 ( +3 ) $0.26 ( + $0.00 )