Internet Providers in Dent, MN

Residential Internet Statistics for Dent, MN
Internet Service Providers: 5
Plans Start From: $43.85
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Dent, Minnesota:

Showing 1 to 7 Providers

  • 1. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    76.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    76.9% Available
  • 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 3. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. Arvig
    94.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    94.7% Available
  • 5. 5. Arvig
    61.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    61.4% Available
  • 6. 6. A Better Wireless
    31% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    31% Available
  • 7. 7. Park Region Mutual Telephone Company
    9.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    9.7% Available

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Internet Access in Dent, Minnesota

The average census block area in Dent has access to, on average, 2.07 companies. Practically speaking, this means that most households in the area have at least 2 choices so far as Internet, and residents can change services if they are dissatisfied with a company.

The data on this page comes from provider coverage reports. Coverage data is confirmed with privatized data sources and direct provider reporting to create more detailed results than is available from the FCC directly. Speed and pricing data is sourced by manually collecting thousands of plans every year.

Taking a look at network technologies available across the area, the most frequently available wired broadband connection options are 5G Internet (76.93 percent coverage) and Satellite (near one hundred percent coverage).

Viasat Internet has the largest coverage area for Dent residents. near one hundred percent of Dent census blocks can receive access to them. HughesNet is the most common second option, providing practically one hundred percent of the area with predominantly Satellite service. HughesNet's fastest plan for Dent is 25 Mbps.

Besides the Internet options listed above, Arvig is another option to consider. They have coverage in 94 percent of Dent. Wireless providers such as A Better Wireless and satellite Internet companies including are worth looking at, but the main wired providers are usually a better value when it comes to speed.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Dent, Minnesota

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Arvig 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 94.7%
Arvig 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 61.4%
Park Region Mutual Telephone Company 100 Mbps DSL and Fiber 1m 21s 9.7%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 76.9%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
400 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

Dent is the 471st most connected city in Minnesota behind Perham, Ottertail, New York Mills, Frazee, and Pelican Rapids.

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

Approximately 400 people in Otter Tail County don't have access to any wired internet.

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

Fiber Availability: 10% of people living in Dent have residential fiber service available to them.

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

Approximately 74% of Dent residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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

In Otter Tail County, approximately 2,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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

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