Internet Service Providers in Fort Washakie, Wyoming

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Residential Internet Statistics for Fort Washakie, WY
Wired Internet Providers: 1
Average Speed Test Result: 8.25 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 20 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 100%

Internet Access in Fort Washakie, Wyoming

There are 5 ISPs in Fort Washakie with residential service, and a total of 9 including smb, enterprise, and mobile providers.

Since many houses are only wired for one telephone provider and one cable provider, the majority of Fort Washakie households have 2-3 wired broadband options available. 100 percent of the Fort Washakie area — 1,000 people in total — are limited to one or fewer options for their Internet provider. Regardless of other technologies in the area, cable and DSL Internet services usually provide the best price for home use.

Taking a look at network technology available within the area, the most common physical wire broadband Internet tech types are DSL (76.11 percent coverage) and Satellite (near one hundred percent coverage). Telephone companies are the main source for DSL Internet, because DSL sends data via phone lines. DSL is outperformed by all other major wired Internet services.

The data on this page is sourced via FCC coverage reports specific to the area. Coverage data is enhanced through privatized data sources to provide more detailed resources than is available from government websites. Speed and pricing data is sourced by our data analysis experts, who collect thousands of plans each year. There are 155 collected plans in Fort Washakie since 2014, with 20 Internet or bundled packages currently active.

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) is the most widespread Internet option overall. They have Internet coverage reaching virtually one hundred percent of Fort Washakie residents. HughesNet, in contrast, has coverage to virtually one hundred percent of residents. The top download speed recorded for Viasat reaches 35 Mbps, while HughesNet offers packages up to 25 Mbps. Anything above 10 Mbps will be sufficient to view lower-quality videos to devices on WiFi. However, it may become an issue when multiple people try to use modern services like video conferencing, cloud apps, and multiplayer gaming. Refer to the coverage maps on this page to see Internet options on a granular level in Fort Washakie.

  • There are 9 internet providers in Fort Washakie with 5 of those offering residential service
  • Fort Washakie is the 73rd most connected city in Wyoming ahead of Dubois, but behind Lander, Thermopolis, Riverton, and Pinedale.
  • The fastest zip code in Fort Washakie for February 2021 is 82514. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021

1,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Fort Washakie, Wyoming

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
CenturyLink 20 Mbps DSL 6m 49s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Fort Washakie, Wyoming

  • CenturyLink - 76.1% Availability in Fort Washakie - Speeds up to 20 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Fort Washakie - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Fort Washakie - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Fort Washakie

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Fort Washakie is the 73rd most connected city in Wyoming ahead of Dubois, but behind Lander, Thermopolis, Riverton, and Pinedale.

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

Approximately 10,000 people in Fremont 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.

As of this month, 82514 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Fort Washakie.

Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.

In Fremont County, approximately 16,000 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 Caps in Fort Washakie

Internet providers have been moving to add data caps on residential Internet packages recently. Some major ISPs in the area, including CenturyLink, have plans with data caps. Data caps fall on a wide range. They typically can be anywhere from 250GB up to one Terabyte or more. Data caps are generally very high, so they don't pose an issue for most subscribers. CenturyLink users in Fort Washakie are advised to confirm data limits when signing up. Don't assume the caps based on statements online.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Fort Washakie

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Wind River Internet Fixed Wireless 99.7%+ 200 Mbps Fixed Wireless 93.3%+ 4.0 Mbps
CenturyLink DSL 76.1%+ 20 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
Wind River Internet Fixed Wireless 100% 200 Mbps
CenturyLink Business DSL 100% 40 Mbps
Range Telephone Cooperative Fiber 3.7%+ 1,000 Mbps

Compare Fort Washakie to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Fort Washakie 8.3 Mbps 5 $1.67 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +340.8 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.46 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +98.8 Mbps ) 18 ( +13 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +91.4 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.30 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +103.4 Mbps ) 21 ( +16 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +107 Mbps ) 9 ( +4 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )