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Internet Providers in Winchester, Oregon
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Internet Access in Winchester, Oregon
Winchester has two widespread Internet providers: Viasat Internet and HughesNet. Viasat is primarily a Satellite provider. Their network has speeds up to 100 Mbps and availability in virtually one hundred percent of the local area. HughesNet sells Satellite. Their Internet services have coverage in close to one hundred percent of Winchester.
Competition among Internet companies is decent in general, and the average Winchester resident has 5-6 providers to choose from. (5.34 in each census block.)
We should note here that since FCC data is collected biannually and only made public six months later, availability shown here may not be complete.
Essentially every major broadband network type has availability in Winchester, including fiber and copper-based cable/DSL. Fiber has a coverage footprint of 89.10 percent. Cable, meanwhile, is available to 89.86 percent of local addresses. DSL is available to 97.31 percent of the local population.
While the main providers are Viasat and HughesNet, CenturyLink is also in the area with a maximum speed of 60 Mbps. Providers such as Umpqua Broadband deliver as much as 10 Mbps using wireless hardware. for businesses, there are also 3 providers offering specialized enterprise-level services like MPLS. See the map below to see broadband coverage on the census block level, and our speed data to see how Viasat compares to other Winchester options in consumer speed tests.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Winchester, Oregon
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Douglas Fast Net||1,000 Mbps||Fiber and DSL||8s||92.1%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|CenturyLink||940 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s||93.3%|
|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.
Compare Winchester to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Winchester||6.5 Mbps||9||$0.17 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +527.9 Mbps )||17 ( +8 )||$0.18 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +142.3 Mbps )||17 ( +8 )||$0.16 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +154.1 Mbps )||15 ( +6 )||$0.20 ( + $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +163 Mbps )||23 ( +14 )||$0.18 ( + $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +155.6 Mbps )||8 ( -1 )||$0.19 ( + $0.00 )|