Internet Providers in Bath, SD
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Residential Internet Statistics for Bath, SD
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,000 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$52.48|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Bath, South Dakota
Internet Access in Bath, South Dakota
Information below is calculated based on biannual FCC broadband coverage filings. We also use direct provider coverage reports to validate the data. Plan, pricing, and other data is gathered by our data science team. We have collected and verified 175 Internet deals in and near Bath since founding in 2014. Data from the FCC is renewed twice a year. However, it frequently is available here up to six months ahead of FCC releases thanks to direct reports we receive from ISPs.
52.42 percent of Bath is stuck with one or fewer choices for Internet service. Adjusting for all addresses within city limits, the average Internet user has 2-3 providers available. In general, areas with more competition will get lower prices and stronger speed, since providers are incentivized to upgrade service to earn customers.
Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, generally, will overlap. As a result, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is common.
CenturyLink as well as Midco can also provide Internet service in Bath, offering 93 percent and 41 percent coverage respectively.
DSL is the main kind of broadband with coverage around Bath worth considering. For detailed results, type your zip in the search tool at the top of this page.
Internet Statistics 2021
52.4% of consumers in Bath300 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 Bath, South Dakota
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||93.4%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Northern Valley Communications||50 Mbps||DSL||2m 43s||12.7%|
|James Valley Telecommunications||50 Mbps||DSL||2m 43s||4.8%|
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.
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 Bath
Data collected by our market researchers shows that common ISPs in the area use data caps for their home Internet plans. Data caps are a public issue since customers see them as a tactic for limiting "cord cutting". Providers insist data caps are a necessary tool as they struggle to manage network traffic. Either way, the culprit is video streaming, which easily uses anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes/hr.