Internet Providers in Hillsdale, Wyoming

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Residential Internet Statistics for Hillsdale, WY
Wired Internet Providers: 3
Average Speed Test Result: 50.92 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 1,000 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 40.05%

Internet Access in Hillsdale, Wyoming

5 Internet providers are available for the average Hillsdale address. In context, this is a lot of choice in comparison to other communities. Competition often results in more consumer-friendly pricing.

DSL has strong availability in comparison to other types of wired broadband around Hillsdale since it uses telephone cable to send data. The acronym stands for "Digital Subscriber Line."

Range Telephone Cooperative as well as Rise Broadband also have coverage in Hillsdale, with overlap in some streets.

Coverage from the most common providers, Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet, in most cases, will overlap. As a result, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is common.

The Internet availability insights here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are based on governmental data and privatized datasets collected from ISPs. Average statistics regarding speed data comes via M-Labs, which is the speed test utility shown within BroadbandNow as well as Google and Chrome search results. Our market research team has hand-collected pricing and plan details on 222 broadband plans and bundles in Hillsdale as of 2021.

  • There are 14 internet providers in Hillsdale with 10 of those offering residential service
  • Hillsdale is the 36th most connected city in Wyoming ahead of Eaton and Wellington, but behind Cheyenne, Kimball, and Ault.

Internet Statistics 2021

200 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 Hillsdale, Wyoming

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Range Telephone Cooperative 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s
CenturyLink 80 Mbps DSL 1m 42s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
Rise Broadband 50 Mbps Fixed Wireless 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Hillsdale, Wyoming

  • Range Telephone Cooperative - 100.0% Availability in Hillsdale - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Rise Broadband - 95.4% Availability in Hillsdale - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • CenturyLink - 24.7% Availability in Hillsdale - Speeds up to 80 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Hillsdale - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Hillsdale - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Hillsdale

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Hillsdale is the 36th most connected city in Wyoming ahead of Eaton and Wellington, but behind Cheyenne, Kimball, and Ault.

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 Laramie 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.

Approximately 26% of Hillsdale residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Laramie County, approximately 9,000 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 and Video Streaming Around Hillsdale

Data from our market research team shows that popular providers in Hillsdale place a limit on data use for their home broadband packages. Data caps are controversial because users see caps as a tactic for limiting video streaming. Providers explain they are a reasonable strategy for managing heavy network traffic. Either way, the culprit is streaming video, which easily uses 1–7GB per hour.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Hillsdale

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Range Telephone Cooperative DSL and Fiber 100% 1,000 Mbps
Action Communications Fixed Wireless 100% 31 Mbps
Visionary Communications Fixed Wireless 97.3%+ 250 Mbps
Rise Broadband Fixed Wireless 95.4%+ 50 Mbps
Millhouse Electronics Fixed Wireless 75.8%+ 50 Mbps
CenturyLink DSL 24.7%+ 80 Mbps
Mountain West Telephone Fixed Wireless 23.9%+ 100 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Visionary Communications Fixed Wireless 100% 100 Mbps
Rise Broadband Fixed Wireless 84.8%+ 50 Mbps
Range Telephone Cooperative DSL and Fiber 100% 1,000 Mbps
Mountain West Telephone Fixed Wireless 19.4%+ 100 Mbps
CenturyLink Business DSL 14.9%+ 80 Mbps

Compare Hillsdale to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Hillsdale 50.9 Mbps 10 $1.78 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +298.2 Mbps ) 15 ( +5 ) $0.46 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +56.2 Mbps ) 18 ( +8 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +48.8 Mbps ) 15 ( +5 ) $0.30 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +60.8 Mbps ) 21 ( +11 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +64.4 Mbps ) 9 ( -1 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )