Internet Service Providers in Winchester, Oregon

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Residential Internet Statistics for Winchester, OR
Wired Internet Providers: 4
Average Speed Test Result: 7.69 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 1,000 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 0%

Internet Access in Winchester, Oregon

Winchester has two widespread Internet providers: Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 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 4-5 providers to choose from. (4.77 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.

Cable and DSL providers like CenturyLink are the top broadband infrastructure types available around Winchester.

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. See the interactive map below to see broadband coverage on the census block level.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Winchester, Oregon

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Douglas Fast Net 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s
Spectrum 940 Mbps Cable 8s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
CenturyLink 60 Mbps DSL 2m 16s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Winchester, Oregon

  • Douglas Fast Net - 92.1% Availability in Winchester - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • CenturyLink - 96.3% Availability in Winchester - Speeds up to 60 Mbps
  • Spectrum - 89.9% Availability in Winchester - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Winchester - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Winchester - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Winchester

Winchester Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Winchester is the 38th most connected city in Oregon ahead of Sutherlin, Myrtle Creek, Glide, and Oakland, but behind Roseburg.

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

Approximately 3,000 people in Douglas 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.

Fiber Availability: 84% of people living in Winchester have residential fiber service available to them.

Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 96% of Winchester 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 Douglas County, approximately 6,000 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 Winchester

Internet companies have added data caps on their home WiFi and broadband packages recently. Some Internet service providers in the area, including CenturyLink, have plans with data caps. Data caps vary quite a bit. They typically can be from 250GB all the way to one Terabyte or more. The majority of home broadband caps will be very high, so they won't pose a problem for most subscribers. Fiber plans often won't have data limits, so heavy Internet users and cord cutters in Winchester should check for fiber at their location using the zip code search tool above.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Winchester

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Douglas Fast Net DSL, Fiber, and Fixed Wireless 92.1%+ 1,000 Mbps
Umpqua Broadband Fixed Wireless 100% 25 Mbps
CenturyLink DSL 96.3%+ 60 Mbps
Spectrum Cable 89.9%+ 940 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Douglas Fast Net Fiber 100% 1,000 Mbps
CenturyLink Business DSL 58.6%+ 60 Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable 10.9%+ 940 Mbps

Compare Winchester to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Winchester 7.7 Mbps 8 $0.22 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +341.4 Mbps ) 15 ( +7 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +99.4 Mbps ) 18 ( +10 ) $0.20 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +92 Mbps ) 15 ( +7 ) $0.33 ( + $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +104 Mbps ) 21 ( +13 ) $0.21 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +107.6 Mbps ) 9 ( +1 ) $0.25 ( + $0.00 )