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Portland, OR Internet Access

Internet Connectivity in Portland

^ An estimated 446,005 Portland residents are connected to the Internet either at home, work, elsewhere or at multiple locations [1].

Internet Availability in Portland

^ Collectively (all cities), 81.5% of all Oregon residents live in a household where Internet is available, which ranks 9th in the nation [2].

Disconnected in Portland

^ There are an estimated 137,771 Portland residents who are not connected to the Internet at all - whether at home, work, or elsewhere [1].

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Portland Internet Speeds

Landline Internet Speed in Portland

  • Average wireline ISP speeds in Portland
    • Average download speed: 9.67 Mb/s
    • Average upload speed: 9.66 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 9.67 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 9.66 Mb/s
  • *Results based on 70 wireline tests.

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

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


Wireless Internet Speed in Portland

  • Average wireless ISP speeds in Portland
    • Average download speed: 2.3 Mb/s
    • Average upload speed: 3.38 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 3.18 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 3.38 Mb/s
  • *Results based on 1492 wireless tests.

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

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


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Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Portland

Landline Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Portland, OR

Internet Service Provider (ISP)Type of Internet Service OfferedMaximum advertised download speedMaximum advertised upload speed
Other Copper Wireline10 Mb/s - 25 Mb/s10 Mb/s - 25 Mb/s
Other Copper Wireline25 Mb/s - 50 Mb/s25 Mb/s - 50 Mb/s
Optical Carrier1 Gb/s100 Mb/s - 1 Gb/s

Wireless Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Portland, OR

Internet Service Provider (ISP)Type of Internet Service OfferedMaximum advertised download speedMaximum advertised upload speed
Wireless3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s768 Kb/s - 1.5 Mb/s
Wireless10 Mb/s - 25 Mb/s3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s
Wireless3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s768 Kb/s - 1.5 Mb/s

Featured ISPs for Portland, OR

AT&T

AT&T

  • High Speed Internet
  • Fast, reliable broadband connections
  • Allows you to connect all Wi-Fi-enabled devices
  • Bundle with phone or other services for bigger discounts
DSL Extreme

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  • Get fast internet for an unbeatable price!
  • Packages as low as $17.95/month.
  • FREE installation (reg. $199); No phone line required.
  • Up to 75Mbps download speed; Wireless Router included.
HughesNet

HughesNet

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Portland Internet Statistics

Portland Internet Connectivity

Portland: 76.4% of residents are connected, with 30.5% of the population connected on multiple devices [1].


Connected to the Internet in Portland


  • Portland Internet Connectivity [1]
    • An estimated 446,005 Portland residents are connected to the Internet in some capacity - either at home, work, elsewhere or at multiple locations.
    • An estimated 137,771 Portland residents are not connected to the Internet. These residents are not connected at home, work, or elsewhere.

  • Portland Internet Availability [2]
    • It is estimated that 475,777 Portland residents live in a household where Internet is available.

Household Income in Portland

Portland: The median household income is $12,331 and 18% of households are below poverty level [6].


Local Internet-Related Businesses in Portland

Free Wi-Fi in or near Portland, OR

Local businesses offering patrons free wi-fi Internet connectivity in the community.

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Community Anchor Institutions in Portland , OR

Organizations facilitating the greater use of broadband service in the community.


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Electronics Stores in or near Portland, OR

Businesses selling Internet-related hardware & software products in the community.

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Oregon Internet Access Facts & ISP Statistics

Oregon Home Internet Speed

  • When comparing home (landline) and mobile Internet speeds in OR, median download speeds are 1.63 times higher for home (landline) & median upload speeds are 2.81 times higher for home (landline).
  • Home Internet Speeds in OR [5]
    • Median Home Download Speed: 6.74 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 1.87 Mb/s - 16.96 Mb/s
    • Median Home Upload Speed: 1.53 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 0.67 Mb/s - 3.05 Mb/s
  • Mobile Internet Speeds in OR [5]
    • Median Mobile Download Speed: 2.4 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 0.8 Mb/s - 7.8 Mb/s
    • Median Mobile Upload Speed: 0.94 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 0.39 Mb/s - 3.17 Mb/s

Oregon Internet Connectivity


  • Connected to the Internet in the state of Oregon [1]: 76.4% of OR residents are connected to the Internet in one or more locations on one or more devices.
    • The 76.4% mark ranks Oregon 6th in the nation in total Internet connectivity.
    • 28% of residents are connected to the Internet only at home.
    • 6.6% are not connected at home, but are connected elsewhere.
    • 11.3% are connected at home and elsewhere on one device.
    • 30.5% are connected at home and elsewhere on more than one device.
    • 23.6% are not connected to the Internet at all.

  • Oregon Internet Availability [2]
    • 81.5% of OR residents have access to the Internet at home.
    • This ranks Oregon 9th in the country.

Oregon Business Internet Speed Data

  • When comparing home and business Internet speeds in OR, median download speeds are 2.93 times higher for business & median upload speeds are 1.38 times higher for business.
  • Business Internet Speeds in OR [5]
    • Median Business Download Speed: 9.33 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 3.94 Mb/s - 21.2 Mb/s
    • Median Business Upload Speed: 4.49 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 1.43 Mb/s - 9.12 Mb/s
  • Small Business Internet Speeds in OR [5]
    • Median Small Business Download Speed: 6.32 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 2.35 Mb/s - 17.78 Mb/s
    • Median Small Business Upload Speed: 1.51 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 0.69 Mb/s - 4.99 Mb/s

Additional information about Oregon

About Portland

Portland is a city with a population of 583,776 [2] that is located in Multnomah County in the state of Oregon.

OR Internet Access

Portland Internet Access

For more information about Portland Internet Access, or for additional resources regarding Oregon Internet access overall, visit Public Utility Commission of Oregon .

More About Portland

Of all residents in Portland, 81% have a high school diploma or higher, and 16% have a bachelor's degree or higher [6].

Other Cities in OR

ZIP Codes in OR


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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