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Internet Providers in Thayne, Wyoming
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Internet Access in Thayne, Wyoming
As is common for less densely populated areas like Thayne, fixed wireless and other wireless technologies provide the most common access option. FCC records and our privately reported datasets indicate no meaningful broadband access for residential customers, but fixed wireless Internet is a decent alternative with availability for practically one hundred percent of the local population.
37.49 percent of the Thayne area is still left with only one or zero Internet choices as of 2021. Aside from these underserved blocks, the average address has 2 providers available. Areas that have better choices usually will get lower prices and higher speed, since companies are incentivized to upgrade network infrastructure to earn subscribers.
Silver Star Communications is the third largest wired broadband provider in Thayne by coverage area, available to 94 percent of residents. Silver Star Communications is another company worth knowing about — while fixed wireless isn't as well-known as cable, it can provide an equivalent service quality.
The plans displayed above are manually gathered by our research team. We've aggregated 113 plans in Thayne, in total.
As of the latest FCC data and direct provider reporting, Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the strongest providers in Thayne as measured by coverage area. As the interactive maps below show, these ISPs frequently compete at addresses around Thayne.
- There are 7 internet providers in Thayne with 5 of those offering residential service
- Thayne is the 59th most connected city in Wyoming behind Soda Springs, Wilson, Afton, Jackson, and Grace.
- Explore internet access for communities within Thayne: Star Valley Ranch
- The fastest zip code in Thayne for July 2021 is 83127. (see all below).
Internet Statistics 2021
37.5% of consumers in Thayne1,000 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 Thayne, Wyoming
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Silver Star Communications||1,000 Mbps||Fiber and DSL||8s||94.7%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|Rise Broadband||50 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||2m 43s||32.0%|
|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.
Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.
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 Around Thayne
Data collected by our researchers suggests that top providers in Thayne place a limit on streaming on residential Internet plans. Data caps are a public issue because subscribers view caps as a strategy for limiting streaming. Providers maintain that they are a necessary tool as they struggle to manage network traffic. Either way, the problem is video streaming, which can consume anywhere from 1–7GB per hour.
Internet access in Thayne neighborhoods
Thayne coverage info can be found for these communities: Star Valley Ranch.
Compare Thayne to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Thayne||126 Mbps||6||$3.80 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +408.4 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +22.8 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +34.6 Mbps )||15 ( +9 )||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +43.5 Mbps )||23 ( +17 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +36.1 Mbps )||8 ( +2 )||$0.66 ( $0.00 )|