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Internet Providers in Sterling, Utah
Residential Internet Statistics for Sterling, UT
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,000 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$94.14|
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Internet Access in Sterling, Utah
There are an average of 2.99 Internet service providers per census block in Sterling. This means that the majority of locations in the area have at least 2 options so far as Internet service, and many residents can switch service when they are disappointed by a local provider.
MTCC provides an second choice to the primary providers (Viasat and HughesNet), serving Sterling with a top download speed of 1,000 Mbps. Wired Internet isn't the only choice for Internet access in Sterling. fixed wireless providers like Halo Fixed Wireless are able to offer 3 Mbps or more via direct wireless hardware. Aside from residential Internet, there are 3 companies within the area offering specialized enterprise and business subscriptions such as SD-WAN. Our listings include every provider with business packages online.
The data on this page is primarily sourced from provider coverage reports. Data is enhanced against privatized data sources to create more detailed resources than is available from government websites. Speed and pricing data is generated through our research and analysis team, who collect thousands of plans each year. We've analyzed 141 Sterling Internet plans from 2014–present, with 46 Internet or bundled plans currently available in the area.
Viasat Internet is the most likely option for Sterling residents. close to one hundred percent of the Sterling area can receive access to them. HughesNet is the most likely second option, serving close to one hundred percent of the area with Satellite service. HughesNet's strongest plan for Sterling is 25 Mbps.
Fiber Internet is the most reasonable Internet option for the average household in Sterling. All broadband Internet providers use fiber-optic cables to transmit data over long distances, but only true "Fiber to the Home" providers bring that fiber connection all the way to subscriber buildings. Other technologies in the listings above compete on pricing and flexibility rather than pure download and upload speeds.
Internet Statistics 2021
25.2% of consumers in Sterling100 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 Sterling, Utah
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|MTCC||1,000 Mbps||Fiber and DSL||8s||86.7%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|LightBurst Broadband||60 Mbps||DSL||2m 16s||1.7%|
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.
Data Cap Issues Around Sterling
Data collected by our researchers shows that many of the top providers in the area currently use data caps for their residential Internet connections. Data caps are controversial since subscribers see them as a tactic for limiting streaming services, while providers insist that they are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network congestion. In either case, the issue is over-the-top streaming, which easily uses anywhere from 1–7GB/hour.