Coos Bay, Oregon Broadband Internet Service
There are a total of 5 companies providing internet service to a significant portion of Coos Bay, Oregon and meet the minimum accepted broadband definition of 25 Mbps download speed. Our proprietary ranking calculation takes into account different aspects of useable download speed, upload speed and coverage area. For example, an increase of 100 Mbps download speed from 200 Mbps to 300 Mbps is much more significant for users than an increase from 1000 Mbps to 1100Mpbs. Also, for nearly all users download speed is much more important than upload speed. Our ranked ordering of internet service providers in Coos Bay:
|Rank||Provider||Tech||Max Download Speed||Max Upload Speed||Availability|
|1||Douglas Electric||Fiber||1000 Mbps||1000 Mbps||95.7%|
|2||Spectrum||Cable||940 Mbps||35 Mbps||99.8%|
|3||Ziply Fiber||DSL, Fiber||115 Mbps||115 Mbps||63.4%|
|4||ViaSat||Satellite||100 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
|5||HughesNet||Satellite||25 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
Coos Bay OR Internet Access Options
When it comes to high speed internet availability, download speeds and overall customer satisfaction, cities with more than a single provider more often than not lead in all of these categories.
Does Coos Bay have more than a single option at 25 Mbps, 100 Mbps, 250 Mbps and 1000 Mbps? The diagram below shows a summary:
Broadband Internet Speeds
How does the average download speed for broadband internet in Coos Bay compare to Coos County? The average speed in Coos Bay is 37.97 Mbps which is faster than Coos County overall.
On a statewide basis this download speed is faster than the Oregon average of 24.82 Mbps.
Coos Bay Internet Access Facts
The average download speed in Coos Bay is 123.4% faster than the Coos County average and 17.2% faster than the national average of 32.4 Mbps
The average upload speed in Coos Bay is 9.72 Mbps. This is 114.6% faster than the Coos County average and 16.2% slower than the national average of 11.56 Mbps
Cable internet is available to 87.8% of Coos County residents
Fiber optic internet is available to 67.6% of Coos County residents
The average internet download speed in Coos County is 17 Mbps based upon 144032 samples taken in the past year
The average download speed in Coos Bay is 53% faster than the average in Oregon and 17.2% faster than the national average of 32.4 Mbps
Internet Access Technologies
DSL, Cable, Fiber and Fixed Wireless are four common types of technology used to provide internet access. The following chart shows the percentage of Coos Bay residents who have access to each of these technology types.
Internet Service FAQs
Who has the best internet service near me?
Our proprietary algorithm that takes into consideration download speed, upload speed, availability and overall value ranks Douglas Electric as the top provider for Coos Bay, Oregon.
Who has the fastest internet service in Coos Bay?
Douglas Electric with a download speed of 1000 Mbps provides the fastest internet service in Coos Bay.
What locations were used in calculating broadband internet coverage for Coos Bay, Oregon?
The following zip codes were used: 97420 and 97459
What internet download speed do I need?
Consider the following general rules of thumb when determining the download speed you need for your new Coos Bay internet service.
|25+ Mbps||1-2 devices||Web browsing|
HD video streaming
|100+ Mbps||3-5 devices||Video conferencing|
4K video streaming
|1000+ Mbps||6+ devices||Multiple video or 4K streams|
Zero latency gaming
How do the internet speeds in Coos Bay compare to other cities in Oregon?
Is there fiber internet service near me?
Yes, there are fiber internet providers in Coos Bay - Douglas Electric and Ziply Fiber.
What is DSL internet service?
DSL provides internet service via phone lines but at speeds typically 100x or more than old fashioned dial-up service over those same phone lines. Download speeds are typically slower than cable, but DSL is more likely to be available in a remote location than cable.
Which internet service provider offers the most coverage in Coos Bay, Oregon?
Spectrum provides broadband internet service to 99.8% of Coos Bay.
What is cable internet service?
Cable internet service streams data through the same coaxial cables used for cable television. In nearly all instances cable internet will be faster than DSL. Cable internet is available to nearly 90% of Americans but does not have as much coverage in remote areas as DSL.
Coos Bay Cable TV, Satellite TV and Streaming Services
Our ranking of internet service plans can make choosing a new provider fairly easy. Selecting a TV provider is more difficult as additional variables are involved. If you are a heavy TV viewer and/or watch in multiple rooms at the same time, a traditional cable TV package or satellite TV provider may be the best option for you. However, if you live in a rental property or a heavily wooded area, satellite TV may not be a viable option. Streaming TV packages can be a good option for many, especially if your internet plan does not have a data limit. Read through the pros and cons of the various TV packages available to you and chose the best match to your viewing needs.
- 125+ channels
- Flexible packages
- 85,000 OnDemand titles
- All plans feature sports, breaking news, movies plus Spectrum Originals
- 290+ channels
- Satellite coverage virtually anywhere
- 4 video package tiers
- Access to apps, Google assistant and 2000 hour smart DVR
- 85+ channels
- Unlimited cloud DVR
- Local network coverage
- Sports plus, Spanish plus and premium movie add-ons
- 140+ channels
- Unlimited cloud DVR
- Local network and sports coverage
- Unlimited streams in-home. TV to go with the DIRECTV app