Best Torrington Internet Service Providers
Broadband is defined as internet service with a minimum download speed of 25 Mbps. There are 6 choices for service in Torrington, WY that meet this minimum speed threshold. Of course, many households will find this minimum speed is not sufficient for their needs, especially if they often have multiple downloads occurring simultaneously.
We aim to help you find the best choice when shopping for high speed internet service in Torrington by using our ranking algorithm that takes into consideration the upload speed, download speed, coverage area and overall value. A summary of our results is as follows:
|Rank||Provider||Tech||Max Download Speed||Max Upload Speed||Availability|
|1||Vyve Broadband Investments||Cable||1000 Mbps||15 Mbps||90.4%|
|2||Visionary Communications||Fiber, wireless||1000 Mbps||1000 Mbps||77.6%|
|3||Inventive Wireless of Nebraska||wireless||100 Mbps||100 Mbps||100.0%|
|4||Action Communications||wireless||31 Mbps||31 Mbps||66.9%|
|5||ViaSat||Satellite||100 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
|6||HughesNet||Satellite||25 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
Torrington WY 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.
Broadband Internet Speeds
For most users, the average download speed of their internet service is more important than their upload speed. However, upload speed plays at least some role for all users.
Average upload speeds in Torrington of 3.73 Mbps are faster than the Goshen County upload speeds and slower than the statewide average for Wyoming.
Torrington Internet Access Facts
The average download speed in Torrington is 47.3% faster than the Goshen County average and 20.9% slower than the national average of 32.4 Mbps
The average upload speed in Torrington is 3.73 Mbps. This is 17.3% faster than the Goshen County average and 67.8% slower than the national average of 11.56 Mbps
Cable internet is available to 60.4% of Goshen County residents
Fiber optic internet is available to 33.3% of Goshen County residents
The average internet download speed in Goshen County is 17.39 Mbps based upon 13552 samples taken in the past year
The average download speed in Torrington is 16.3% faster than the average in Wyoming and 20.9% slower 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 Torrington 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 Vyve Broadband Investments as the top provider for Torrington, Wyoming.
How do the internet speeds in Torrington compare to other cities in Wyoming?
What locations were used in calculating broadband internet coverage for Torrington, Wyoming?
The following zip codes were used: 82240
Who has the fastest internet service in Torrington?
Vyve Broadband Investments and Visionary Communications with a download speed of 1000 Mbps provide the fastest internet service in Torrington.
Is there DSL internet service near me?
Unlikely. Our records indicate there are no DSL providers that offer coverage to more than 15% of residents in Torrington, Wyoming.
What is an internet data cap?
Some internet providers on their lowest end plans limit the amount of data that can be downloaded in a month. Like cellular phone plans, when that usage limit is hit, an additional charge is added to the customer's bill. Data caps are typically 1TB or more. In a month you could send 40,000 emails, streaming music 24 hours a data, surf the web 24 hours a day plus stream HD video 12 hours a day and still not hit a 1TB limit. Fewer than 10% of customers hit their data caps in a month.
What is fixed wireless internet service?
Fixed wireless internet is typical used in rural areas where there are no buried telephone or cable lines. An antenna is attached to the home or business which transmits and receives data from access point towers. Download speeds are typically much better than with satellite.
How many broadband service providers are there near me?
Currently there are 6 companies that provide internet service to at least 15% of Torrington, WY residents.
Torrington 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.
- 290+ channels
- Satellite coverage virtually anywhere
- 4 video package tiers
- Access to apps, Google assistant and 2000 hour smart DVR
Hulu Live TV
- 75+ channels
- Access to premium Hulu originals
- Includes Disney+ and ESPN+
- 2 simultaneous streams supported on a broad array of devices
- 140+ channels
- Unlimited cloud DVR
- Local network and sports coverage
- Unlimited streams in-home. TV to go with the DIRECTV app
- 180+ channels
- 1000 hours of cloud DVR
- Local network coverage
- Extensive sports coverage plus sports add-on packages