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Internet Providers in Summit, Utah
Residential Internet Statistics for Summit, UT
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,000 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$50.68|
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Internet Access in Summit, Utah
Information on this page is drawn from the FCC's bi-annual coverage reports. We leverage direct provider reports to further validate that data. Plane and pricing data is collected manually by our data science division. To date, we've collected and verified 180 broadband deals in Summit since 2014. Data from the FCC is renewed biannually. However, it frequently gets posted here up to six months ahead of FCC releases for most providers.
So far as coverage options, the average household in Summit has 4 providers serving a given location, or precisely 4.84 ISPs in each census block.
Considering network tech being used across Summit, we see that the most frequently available wired broadband tech infrastructures are DSL and Satellite, with 82.46% and virtually one hundred percent respectively. Phone providers usually offer DSL service, since DSL transmits Internet data over telephone lines. DSL is outperformed by all other wired Internet services except dial-up.
Viasat Internet has the widest availability for Summit residents. They are available to practically one hundred percent of Summit. HughesNet is also a common option, providing close to one hundred percent of residents with predominantly Satellite service. HughesNet's fastest plan in Summit is 25 megabits per second.
Aside from the Internet providers listed above, South Central Communications provides a third option for coverage in close to one hundred percent of Summit. Fixed wireless companies such as InfoWest are sometimes a good choice, but the main wired providers are usually a better deal when it comes to performance and pricing.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Summit, Utah
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|South Central Communications||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||100.0%|
|South Central Communications||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s||93.6%|
|TDS Telecom||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s||14.6%|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||82.5%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|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.
Data Caps and Cord Cutting Around Summit
Data collected by our research team shows that some of the common ISPs use data caps on residential broadband connections. Data caps are a public issue lately since customers view them as a tactic to stop streaming services, while providers explain that data caps are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network traffic. Either way, the issue is the same: streaming services, which easily consumes 1–7GB per hour.