Internet Providers in Fort Bridger, Wyoming

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Residential Internet Statistics for Fort Bridger, WY
Wired Internet Providers: 1
Average Speed Test Result: 11.38 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 100 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 27.93%

Internet Access in Fort Bridger, Wyoming

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) has the strongest coverage footprint in Fort Bridger. HughesNet is also widely available.

DSL-based Internet has widespread availability in comparison to other Internet services around Fort Bridger since it uses telephone cable to send data. Therefore, seeing as most buildings are wired for landline wiring, it's no suprise that Fort Bridger has 72.07 percent DSL coverage.

Union Telephone is currently the third largest wired broadband provider in Fort Bridger. They are available to 72 percent of the area. LR Communications is another company worth knowing about — while fixed wireless isn't as well known as cable or DSL, it can be an interchangeable service quality.

The plans displayed here are collected by hand through our data analysis division. The 27 Internet plans shown above are the most relevant of 98 plans we've seen in Fort Bridger to date.

In summary, broadband access could stand improvement in Fort Bridger. As it stands, only 700 Fort Bridger locals are limited to one or fewer options.

Internet Statistics 2021

700 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 Fort Bridger, Wyoming

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
Union Telephone 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Fort Bridger, Wyoming

  • Union Telephone - 72.1% Availability in Fort Bridger - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Fort Bridger - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Fort Bridger - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Fort Bridger

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Fort Bridger is the 119th most connected city in Wyoming behind Evanston, Green River, Kemmerer, Mountain View, and Lyman.

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

Approximately 2,000 people in Uinta 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.

In Uinta County, approximately 3,000 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 Cap Issues and Video Streaming in Fort Bridger

Data from our market research team shows that popular providers in Fort Bridger use data caps for their residential Internet packages. Data caps are disliked because subscribers view them as a tactic for limiting streaming. Providers insist that they are a reasonable strategy for managing heavy network traffic. In either case, the culprit is the same: video streaming, which easily uses one to seven Gigabytes/hour.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Fort Bridger

Provider Type Coverage Speed
LR Communications Fixed Wireless 100% 100 Mbps
Bridger Valley Electric Fixed Wireless 75.9%+ 50 Mbps
Union Telephone DSL 72.1%+ 100 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
LR Communications Fixed Wireless 100% 100 Mbps

Compare Fort Bridger to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Fort Bridger 11.4 Mbps 5 $2.67 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +337.7 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.46 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +95.7 Mbps ) 18 ( +13 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +88.3 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.29 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +100.3 Mbps ) 21 ( +16 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +103.9 Mbps ) 9 ( +4 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )