Internet Providers in Bigfork, MN
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Residential Internet Statistics for Bigfork, MN
|Fastest Speed Available:||6,000 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$103.5|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Bigfork, Minnesota
Internet Access in Bigfork, Minnesota
FCC datasets are the backbone for the coverage information presented on this page. Since launching in 2014, we've processed 2,047 rows of FCC and privatized data about broadband availability within Bigfork, Minnesota. We have a lack of meaningful speed test data on the Bigfork area. Data is limited to 177 records in the last 12 months. Residents should note the official download speeds listed above.
DSL broadband from telephone providers is widely available compared to other types of wired broadband within Bigfork since it relies on landline phone cable to send data. Therefore, since most local addresses are already serviceable for landline phone wiring, it's no suprise that Bigfork has 98.87 percent DSL availability.
Looking at less fortunate neighborhoods in Bigfork, our coverage data shows that as many as 1,000 people are left with one (or zero) choices for wired Internet.
Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, as a rule, will overlap. As a result, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one.
While the main providers are Viasat and HughesNet, Arvig is also in Bigfork with DSL and Fiber service in 89 percent of census blocks and a maximum speed of 60 Mbps. Plans from companies such as Access Broadband connect their customers to as much as 10 Mbps via wireless links. There are also 3 providers offering enterprise service like T1 and MPLS. See the map below to compare how many options are available on a granular level.
Internet Statistics 2021
72.2% of consumers in Bigfork1,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Bigfork, Minnesota
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Arvig||1,000 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s||89.2%|
|Paul Bunyan Telephone||6,000 Mbps||Fiber||1s||12.8%|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||11.9%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Compare Bigfork to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Bigfork||63.5 Mbps||7||$0.50 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +470.9 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.89 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +85.3 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +97.1 Mbps )||15 ( +8 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +106 Mbps )||23 ( +16 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +98.6 Mbps )||8 ( +1 )||$0.38 ( $0.00 )|