Internet Providers in Ellsworth, MN
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Residential Internet Statistics for Ellsworth, MN
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,000 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$68.19|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Ellsworth, Minnesota
Internet Access in Ellsworth, Minnesota
FCC Form 477 datasets are the core source for the Internet access facts highlighted here. We've analyzed 829 rows of FCC and private databases on broadband availability in Ellsworth. There is a lack of meaningful speed test data from Ellsworth — only 16 total speed test recordings over the last 12 months. For this reason you should compare the official download rates listed above.
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are the main Internet options in Ellsworth.
Looking at the network technology types in Ellsworth, there are essentially two systems: cable (Vast Broadband is an example) and DSL (think Frontier Communications).
Frontier Communications is another commonly available broadband choice in Ellsworth. They offer DSL connections with coverage in 68 percent of the area. MVTV Wireless offers an alternative wireless service for virtually one hundred percent of local residents, although it needs roof access and line of site with a MVTV Wireless access point.
The majority of Ellsworth households have 3-4 choices for home Internet (precisely 3.52 in each census block), which is competitive compared to the US overall. Ellsworth is currently the 418th most connected metro area in Minnesota, measured by number of ISPs per census block. Areas the FCC would consider "underserved" are relatively low, and only 300 are stuck with one choice for Internet service. Click into the interactive map on this page to see network data about neighborhoods within Ellsworth, and see Internet availability stats at the census block level.
Internet Statistics 2021
43.7% of consumers in Ellsworth300 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 Ellsworth, Minnesota
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|Vast Broadband||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s|
|Premier Communications||1,000 Mbps||Fiber and DSL||8s|
|Alliance Communications||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
|Frontier Communications||115 Mbps||DSL||1m 11s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Ellsworth, Minnesota
- Frontier - 68.3% Availability in Ellsworth - Speeds up to 115 Mbps
- Vast Broadband - 62.2% Availability in Ellsworth - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Alliance Communications - 17.3% Availability in Ellsworth - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Premier - 2.7% Availability in Ellsworth - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Ellsworth - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Ellsworth - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
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.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Ellsworth
|MVTV Wireless||Fixed Wireless||100%||50 Mbps|
|Lismore Cooperative Telephone Company||Fixed Wireless||99.1%+||50 Mbps|
|Frontier Communications||DSL||68.3%+||115 Mbps|
|Vast Broadband||Cable||62.2%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Alliance Communications||Fiber||17.3%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Premier Communications||Fiber and DSL||2.7%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||50 Mbps|
|Frontier Business||DSL||100%||115 Mbps|
|MVTV Wireless||Fixed Wireless||100%||50 Mbps|
|Premier Communications||Fiber||23.1%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Vast Broadband||Fiber||0.8%+||1,000 Mbps|
Compare Ellsworth to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Ellsworth||13.6 Mbps||9||$0.71 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||415.4 Mbps ( +401.8 Mbps )||15 ( +6 )||$0.45 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||118.9 Mbps ( +105.3 Mbps )||18 ( +9 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||116.2 Mbps ( +102.6 Mbps )||15 ( +6 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||127.4 Mbps ( +113.8 Mbps )||21 ( +12 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||127.6 Mbps ( +114 Mbps )||9||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|