Internet Providers in Dawson, Minnesota

Most Popular Internet Providers in Dawson, Minnesota:

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  • 1. 1. Frontier
    62.2% Available
    62.2%

    Available

    Call For Speed Availability
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (855) 915-4111

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Self Install
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 30-30mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $49.99
    • Contracts: None - None required
  • 2. 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (844) 912-2812

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-50mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 3. 3. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (844) 902-3107

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 4. 4. Xfinity
    4.6% Available
    4.6%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1200 Mbps
    Download
    35 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: Order Online (844) 910-2674

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Deal
    • Self Install
    • TV Bundles
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 9
    • Speed Range: 50-1200mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $29.99 - $169.99
    • Contracts: None - 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 12 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 5. 5. MVTV Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    10 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (320) 564-4807

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 6-50mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Includes membership, standard installation, activation and equipment.
    • Price Range: $39.95 - $79.95
    • Contracts: None - None required
  • 6. 6. Info Link Wireless
    92.7% Available
    92.7%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    7 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (866) 459-4735

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0.512-7mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Standard indoor installation is $99. Standard outdoor installation is $199.
    • Price Range: $29.99 - $94.99
  • 7. 7. Farmers Mutual Telephone Company
    86.1% Available
    86.1%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (320) 568-2105

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Fiber
    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 50-1000mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Price Range: $74.95 - $84.95
  • 8. 8. Mediacom
    64% Available
    64%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    50 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (855) 915-4385

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Deal
    • TV Bundles
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 10
    • Speed Range: 60-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $19.99 - $199.99
    Deal
    There are 10 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 9. 9. LTD
    10.1% Available
    10.1%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    20 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (507) 369-6669

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 6-100mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Includes standard installation.
    • Price Range: $60 - $120
    • Contracts: None - None required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 1. 1. Farmers Mutual Telephone Company
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (320) 568-2105

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Fiber
    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 50-1000mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Price Range: $69.95 - $299.95
    • Contracts: 3 Years - 3 Years required
  • 2. 2. MVTV Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    10 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (320) 564-4807

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 6-50mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Includes membership, standard installation, activation and equipment.
    • Price Range: $62.95 - $312.95
    • Contracts: None - None required
  • 3. 3. Frontier Business
    13.6% Available
    13.6%

    Available

    Call For Speed Availability
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (855) 943-4270

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Self Install
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 30-115mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $59.99
    • Contracts: None - None required
  • 4. Mediacom Business
    1.5% Available
    1.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    50 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (844) 914-2919

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 60-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Installation: Free standard installation.
    • Price Range: $129.95 - $329.95
    • Contracts: None - None required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 5. Comcast Business
    0.1% Available
    0.1%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    987 Mbps
    Download
    35 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: Order Online (855) 943-4155

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Self Install
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 50-987mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Installation: Free installation when you order online.
    • Price Range: $69.95 - $219.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 3 Years required
  • 6. 4. LTD
    29.8% Available
    29.8%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    20 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (507) 369-6669

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 0
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
  • 7. Comcast Business
    0.1% Available
    0.1%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    987 Mbps
    Download
    35 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: Order Online (855) 943-4155

    Average wait time: 30s

    View Provider Details
    • Self Install
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 50-987mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Installation: Free installation when you order online.
    • Price Range: $69.95 - $219.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 3 Years required
3 Business internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Dawson. See All
  • 1. 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    3 Mbps
    Download
    1.5 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (844) 898-5296

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-3mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. 2. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (800) 922-0204

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. 3. T-Mobile
    6.1% Available
    6.1%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    0.768 Mbps
    Download
    0.2 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (800) 937-8997

    Average wait time: 30s

    View Provider Details
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-0.768mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $60 - $85
    Deal
    There are 3 active deals on select plans from this provider

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Internet Access in Dawson, Minnesota

Dawson has a total of 9 broadband providers offering residential service. If you count business Internet, there are 12 Internet providers in the local area, such as XFINITY from Comcast and LTD Broadband.

The information on this page comes via FCC filings specific to Dawson. Data is using privatized databases to create more granular listings than governmental websites. Lit address data is currently limited to select providers. Data about pricing and speed of current broadband plans is generated by manually collecting thousands of plans annually.

Viasat Internet has the largest coverage area in Dawson. They are available to near one hundred percent of Dawson. HughesNet is also a common choice, serving practically one hundred percent of Dawson with Satellite broadband service. HughesNet's fastest package for Dawson is 25 Mbps.

Looking at network technology installed the area, the most frequently available physical wire Internet connection types are DSL and Satellite, with 62.19% and virtually one hundred percent respectively. DSL Internet service is transmitted over telephone wires by providers like Frontier Communications that own copper phone wires. DSL underperforms when compared with all other major broadband technologies.

In summary, the majority of Dawson households have 4 choices for their home broadband, which is higher thanaverage. Dawson is currently the 502nd most connected metro area in Minnesota, measured by number of ISPs per census block. Areas the FCC considers to be "underserved" are low, and only 700 are stuck with one Internet choice. View the map on this page to explore data about Dawson and Internet availability statistics at the census block level.

Internet Statistics 2021

700 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 Dawson, Minnesota

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Farmers Mutual Telephone Company 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 86.1%
Mediacom Cable 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 64.0%
XFINITY from Comcast 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 4.6%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL 4m 33s 62.2%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Dawson

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Dawson is the 502nd most connected city in Minnesota ahead of Minneota, but behind Montevideo, Canby, Madison, and Appleton.

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 94 people in Lac qui Parle County don't have access to any wired internet.

This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Fiber Availability: 86% of people living in Dawson have residential fiber service available to them.

Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 67% of Dawson residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Lac qui Parle County, approximately 200 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

Data Caps on Dawson Internet Plans

Internet companies have begun to add "data caps" onto home Internet packages in recent years. The trend holds true in the Dawson market, with ISPs like Mediacom advertising plans with data caps. It's not a major issue for most Internet subscribers, but might be an issue for users who share the WiFi or "power users" who download or upload a lot of high-def video. For residents with data usage concerns, look for fiber plans in your area using the search tool at the top of this page. Fiber is often pricier, but provide non-capped data and streaming without throttling since fiber infrastructure doesn't share limited bandwidth seen with cable and DSL connections.

Compare Dawson to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Dawson 56.4 Mbps 9 $0.38 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +478 Mbps ) 17 ( +8 ) $0.89 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +92.4 Mbps ) 17 ( +8 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +104.2 Mbps ) 15 ( +6 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +113.1 Mbps ) 23 ( +14 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +105.7 Mbps ) 8 ( -1 ) $0.38 ( + $0.00 )