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Houghton, MI Internet Access

Internet Connectivity in Houghton

^ An estimated 5,650 Houghton residents are connected to the Internet either at home, work, elsewhere or at multiple locations [1].

Internet Availability in Houghton

^ Collectively (all cities), 79.6% of all Michigan residents live in a household where Internet is available, which ranks 20th in the nation [2].

Disconnected in Houghton

^ There are an estimated 2,058 Houghton residents who are not connected to the Internet at all - whether at home, work, or elsewhere [1].

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Houghton Internet Speeds

Landline Internet Speed in Houghton

  • Average wireline ISP speeds in Houghton
    • Average download speed: 3.38 Mb/s
    • Average upload speed: 2.15 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 3.73 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 3.07 Mb/s
  • *Results based on 12 wireline tests.

Landline Internet Speed: Houghton vs. the U.S.

How Houghton landline Internet speeds compare to the rest of the nation [4].


Wireless Internet Speed in Houghton

  • Average wireless ISP speeds in Houghton
    • Average download speed: 1.57 Mb/s
    • Average upload speed: 1.26 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 2.12 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 1.39 Mb/s
  • *Results based on 37 wireless tests.

Wireless Internet Speed: Houghton vs. the U.S.

How Houghton wireless Internet speeds compare to the rest of the nation [4].


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Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Houghton

Landline Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Houghton, MI

Internet Service Provider (ISP)Type of Internet Service OfferedMaximum advertised download speedMaximum advertised upload speed
Asymmetric DSL3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s200 Kb/s - 768 Kb/s
Cable Modem100 Mb/s - 1 Gb/s3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s
Asymmetric DSL3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s1.5 Mb/s - 3 Mb/s

Wireless Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Houghton, MI

Internet Service Provider (ISP)Type of Internet Service OfferedMaximum advertised download speedMaximum advertised upload speed
Wireless3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s1.5 Mb/s - 3 Mb/s
Wireless3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s1.5 Mb/s - 3 Mb/s
Wireless10 Mb/s - 25 Mb/s3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s

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Houghton Internet Statistics

Houghton Internet Connectivity

Houghton: 73.3% of residents are connected, with 27.2% of the population connected on multiple devices [1].


Connected to the Internet in Houghton


  • Houghton Internet Connectivity [1]
    • An estimated 5,650 Houghton residents are connected to the Internet in some capacity - either at home, work, elsewhere or at multiple locations.
    • An estimated 2,058 Houghton residents are not connected to the Internet. These residents are not connected at home, work, or elsewhere.

  • Houghton Internet Availability [2]
    • It is estimated that 6,136 Houghton residents live in a household where Internet is available.

Household Income in Houghton

Houghton: The median household income is $19,264 and 20% of households are below poverty level [6].


Michigan Internet Access Facts & ISP Statistics

Michigan Home Internet Speed

  • When comparing home (landline) and mobile Internet speeds in MI, median download speeds are 1.3 times higher for home (landline) & median upload speeds are 2.71 times higher for home (landline).
  • Home Internet Speeds in MI [5]
    • Median Home Download Speed: 5.59 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 1.6 Mb/s - 14.67 Mb/s
    • Median Home Upload Speed: 1.05 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 0.48 Mb/s - 2.63 Mb/s
  • Mobile Internet Speeds in MI [5]
    • Median Mobile Download Speed: 2.06 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 0.63 Mb/s - 6.16 Mb/s
    • Median Mobile Upload Speed: 0.81 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 0.32 Mb/s - 2.03 Mb/s

Michigan Internet Connectivity


  • Connected to the Internet in the state of Michigan [1]: 73.3% of MI residents are connected to the Internet in one or more locations on one or more devices.
    • The 73.3% mark ranks Michigan 18th in the nation in total Internet connectivity.
    • 30% of residents are connected to the Internet only at home.
    • 4.5% are not connected at home, but are connected elsewhere.
    • 11.6% are connected at home and elsewhere on one device.
    • 27.2% are connected at home and elsewhere on more than one device.
    • 26.7% are not connected to the Internet at all.

  • Michigan Internet Availability [2]
    • 79.6% of MI residents have access to the Internet at home.
    • This ranks Michigan 20th in the country.

Michigan Business Internet Speed Data

  • When comparing home and business Internet speeds in MI, median download speeds are 2.76 times higher for business & median upload speeds are 1.19 times higher for business.
  • Business Internet Speeds in MI [5]
    • Median Business Download Speed: 6.67 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 2.06 Mb/s - 21.77 Mb/s
    • Median Business Upload Speed: 2.9 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 1.28 Mb/s - 8.14 Mb/s
  • Small Business Internet Speeds in MI [5]
    • Median Small Business Download Speed: 5 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 2.08 Mb/s - 13.94 Mb/s
    • Median Small Business Upload Speed: 1.44 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 0.63 Mb/s - 2.97 Mb/s

Additional information about Michigan

About Houghton

Houghton is a city with a population of 7,708 [2] that is located in Houghton County in the state of Michigan.

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Houghton Internet Access

For more information about Houghton Internet Access, or for additional resources regarding Michigan Internet access overall, visit Connected Nation.

More About Houghton

Of all residents in Houghton, 84% have a high school diploma or higher, and 30% have a bachelor's degree or higher [6].

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References

1. ^ Bureau of Labor Statistics & Bureau of Census

2. ^ United States Census Bureau

3. ^ Federal Communications Commission (FCC)

4. ^ FCC & National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA)

5. ^ National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA)

6. ^ NTIA & U.S. Census Bureau