Internet Service Providers in Finlayson, Minnesota

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Residential Internet Statistics for Finlayson, MN
Wired Internet Providers: 3
Average Speed Test Result: 12.11 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 250 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 72.31%

Internet Access in Finlayson, Minnesota

The overall most commonly available network technologies within Finlayson are DSL followed by Satellite lines. FCC filings suggest DSL has a 89.05 percent spread in the area, compared with Satellite's close to one hundred percent availability.

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) is the most commonly available Internet option in Finlayson. close to one hundred percent of the Finlayson area can receive access to them. HughesNet is the most likely second choice, providing close to one hundred percent of residents with Satellite service. The fastest Internet plan advertised by HughesNet for Finlayson is 25 megabits per second.

The Internet access data on this page is sourced via FCC filings, and is enhanced against privatized databases to output more detailed resources than is available from government websites. Speed and pricing data is generated by manually collecting tens of thousands of data points every year. We've analyzed 167 Finlayson Internet plans since 2014, with 19 Internet or bundled deals currently available.

68.71 percent of residents have a single choice for home broadband.

While the main ISPs are HughesNet and Viasat, Frontier Communications also serves Finlayson with a top speed of 24 Mbps. Fixed wireless plans from brands like Genesis Wireless can deliver as much as 3 Mbps using direct wireless relays. See the interactive map to see broadband coverage on the census block level.

  • There are 9 internet providers in Finlayson with 6 of those offering residential service
  • Finlayson is the 632nd most connected city in Minnesota ahead of Sturgeon Lake, Sandstone, Hinckley, and Brook Park, but behind Moose Lake.
  • The fastest zip code in Finlayson for February 2021 is 55735. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021

1,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Finlayson, Minnesota

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
SCI Broadband 250 Mbps Cable 32s
CenturyLink 60 Mbps DSL 2m 16s
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 Finlayson, Minnesota

  • Frontier - 89.1% Availability in Finlayson - Speeds up to 115 Mbps
  • SCI Broadband - 25.9% Availability in Finlayson - Speeds up to 250 Mbps
  • CenturyLink - 13.5% Availability in Finlayson - Speeds up to 60 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Finlayson - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Finlayson - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Finlayson

Finlayson Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Finlayson is the 632nd most connected city in Minnesota ahead of Sturgeon Lake, Sandstone, Hinckley, and Brook Park, but behind Moose Lake.

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

Approximately 3,000 people in Pine 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.

Approximately 31% of Finlayson 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.

As of this month, 55735 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Finlayson.

Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.

In Pine County, approximately 13,000 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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Finlayson

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Frontier Communications DSL 89.1%+ 115 Mbps
Genesis Wireless Fixed Wireless 71.3%+ 3.0 Mbps
SCI Broadband Cable 25.9%+ 250 Mbps
CenturyLink DSL 13.5%+ 60 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Frontier Business DSL 100% 115 Mbps
CenturyLink Business DSL 20.0%+ 60 Mbps
SCI Broadband Fiber 9.0%+ 1,000 Mbps

Compare Finlayson to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Finlayson 12.1 Mbps 6 $2.32 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +337 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.46 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +95 Mbps ) 18 ( +12 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +87.6 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.29 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +99.6 Mbps ) 21 ( +15 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +103.2 Mbps ) 9 ( +3 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )