How much internet speed do you need? That depends on how you plan on using your internet connection.
< 25 Mbps basic internet for checking e-mail, google searches 25-99 Mbps will handle streaming Netflix, FaceTime, Zoom calls 100-499 Mbps fast downloads, gaming online, streaming UHD on multiple screens 500-1,000 Mbps blazing fast for just about anything
Internet Providers in Skamokawa, Washington
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Internet Access in Skamokawa, Washington
The average Skamokawa household can get Internet service from 1.2 different providers.
DSL Internet providers like CenturyLink deliver broadband services using copper phone lines. This is why DSL is sold through telecommunication companies that historically offered telephone service. DSL (Digital Subscriber Line) Internet is serviceable to 96.78 percent of the area. You can refer to the speed graphs directly below for more information about how marketed speed and performance line up with actual speed and throughputrecorded by local subscribers.
Viasat Internet and HughesNet are Skamokawa's most common wired Internet choices.
CenturyLink is also a commonly available Internet option for Skamokawa, offering DSL service in 96 percent of the area.
The Internet coverage statistics here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are drawn from governmental data and private data collected directly from industry sources, or via private sources. Average statistics about speed data is sourced from M-Labs. Our market research team has hand-aggregated price and plan details on 152 Internet deals in Skamokawa to date.
Internet Statistics 2021
99.5% of consumers in Skamokawa400 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 Skamokawa, Washington
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||96.8%|
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.
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 Skamokawa
Data from our market researchers shows that top ISPs in the area place some sort of limit on streaming for their home broadband packages. Data caps are disliked because subscribers view caps as a tactic for limiting "cord cutting". Providers insist that they are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network congestion. Either way, the problem is video streaming, which can eat up anywhere from 1–7GB/hour.
Customer Reviews of Internet Providers in Skamokawa
Reliable and Fast
We've been a customer since the beginning of this service and we are very pleased. There aren't a lot of options out here, but even if there was we would stick with our service.