Williams, Oregon Broadband Internet Service

There are a total of 4 companies providing internet service to a significant portion of Williams, 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 Williams:

Rank Provider Tech Max Download Speed Max Upload Speed Availability
1Ziply FiberDSL115 Mbps7 Mbps59.5%
2ViaSatSatellite100 Mbps3 Mbps100%
3HughesNetSatellite25 Mbps3 Mbps100%
4Hunter CommunicationsFiber50 Mbps5 Mbps25.0%
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Williams OR Internet Access Options

Studies have shown that the competition from having two or more broadband internet providers in a community leads to lower prices and better overall service.
The chart below graphs the segment of the population which has a choice of internet providers at four different ranges of download speeds.

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Broadband Internet Speeds

Curious how fast the average internet speeds in Williams are compared to Josephine County? Also, curious how the speeds compare to Oregon overall?
Average download speeds in Williams of 4.66 Mbps are slower than the Josephine County average download speeds and slower than the statewide average for Oregon.

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Williams Internet Access Facts

  • The average download speed in Williams is 37.8% slower than the Josephine County average and 85.6% slower than the national average of 32.4 Mbps

  • The average upload speed in Williams is 0.91 Mbps. This is 53.6% slower than the Josephine County average and 92.2% slower than the national average of 11.56 Mbps

  • Cable internet is available to 77.2% of Josephine County residents

  • Fiber optic internet is available to 8.0% of Josephine County residents

  • The average internet download speed in Josephine County is 7.49 Mbps based upon 207832 samples taken in the past year

  • The average download speed in Williams is 81.2% slower than the average in Oregon and 85.6% slower than the national average of 32.4 Mbps

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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 Williams 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 Ziply Fiber as the top provider for Williams, Oregon.

Who has the fastest internet service in Williams?

Ziply Fiber with a download speed of 115 Mbps provides the fastest internet service in Williams.

What locations were used in calculating broadband internet coverage for Williams, Oregon?

The following zip codes were used: 97544

What internet download speed do I need?

Consider the following general rules of thumb when determining the download speed you need for your new Williams internet service.

Speed Devices Typical Usage
25+ Mbps1-2 devicesWeb browsing
Music streaming
HD video streaming
100+ Mbps3-5 devicesVideo conferencing
4K video streaming
Online gaming
1000+ Mbps6+ devicesMultiple video or 4K streams
Zero latency gaming

How do the internet speeds in Williams compare to other cities in Oregon?

Click through to see how the Williams broadband speeds compare to these other cities throughout the state: Bandon, Dunes City, Hayesville, La Pine, Myrtle Point, Reedsport, Sweet Home

Is there fiber internet service near me?

Yes, there is 1 fiber internet provider in Williams - Hunter Communications.

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 Williams, Oregon?

Ziply Fiber provides broadband internet service to 59.5% of Williams.

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.




Williams 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.


DISH

  • 290+ channels
  • Satellite coverage virtually anywhere
  • 4 video package tiers
  • Access to apps, Google assistant and 2000 hour smart DVR
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Hulu Live TV

  • 75+ channels
  • Access to premium Hulu originals
  • Includes Disney+ and ESPN+
  • 2 simultaneous streams supported on a broad array of devices
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YouTube TV

  • 85+ channels
  • Unlimited cloud DVR
  • Local network coverage
  • Sports plus, Spanish plus and premium movie add-ons
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DIRECTV stream

  • 140+ channels
  • Unlimited cloud DVR
  • Local network and sports coverage
  • Unlimited streams in-home. TV to go with the DIRECTV app
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fuboTV

  • 180+ channels
  • 1000 hours of cloud DVR
  • Local network coverage
  • Extensive sports coverage plus sports add-on packages
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Sling

  • 50+ channels
  • 50 hours of DVR storage
  • No annual contracts
  • Up to 4 simultaneous streams across a wide variety of devices
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