Internet Providers in Garvin, MN

Residential Internet Statistics for Garvin, MN
Internet Service Providers: 8
Plans Start From: $25
Top Download Speed: 500 Mbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Garvin, Minnesota:

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  • 1. Frontier
    42.6% Available
    Call For Speed Availability: (855) 915-4111
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    42.6% 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. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    8.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    8.3% Available
  • 5. 5. LTD
    90.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    90.6% Available
  • 6. 6. MVTV Wireless
    83.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    83.2% Available
  • 7. 7. Woodstock
    52.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *500 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    52.6% Available
  • 8. 8. Woodstock Communications
    47.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    47.4% Available
  • 9. 9. Arvig
    11.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *10 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    11.5% Available
  • 10. 10. NetPoint
    5.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    5.7% Available

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Internet Access in Garvin, Minnesota

3-4 Internet Service Providers, or "ISPs." can provide service to the average Garvin location. In context, this is actually a high amount of competition contrasted with other communities. Robust competition often results in more consumer-friendly regional pricing.

Considering network tech available within the area, the most frequently available hardwired broadband Internet tech options are DSL and Satellite, with 42.59% and virtually one hundred percent respectively. DSL service is delivered via twisted copper telephone wires on utility poles, and is sold by service providers such as Frontier Communications that build or own copper phone lines. Compared to other copper-based networks, the twisted copper construction of telephone wires allows for lower performance than newer wire types such as cable and significantly less than fiber.

The data on this page comes from FCC coverage reports. Listings here are cross-validated against private data sources and direct provider reporting to output more accurate resources than can be accessed through the FCC directly. Speed and pricing data is sourced thanks to our research team, who gather tens of thousands of data points each year.

Woodstock Communications is an alternative to the primary providers (Viasat and HughesNet). They offer a maximum speed of 250 Mbps. Wired broadband isn't the only option for Internet access in Garvin. fixed wireless outfits such as LTD Broadband are able to offer 100 Mbps over direct wireless technology.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the strongest providers in Garvin so far as coverage. These companies often compete at addresses in most neighborhoods around Garvin.

  • There are 14 internet providers in Garvin with 10 of those offering residential service
  • Garvin is the 102nd most connected city in Minnesota ahead of Fulda, Slayton, and Tyler, but behind Tracy and Marshall.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Garvin, Minnesota

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Woodstock Communications 500 Mbps Fiber 16s 52.6%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 8.3%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL -- 42.6%
500 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.

Garvin is the 102nd most connected city in Minnesota ahead of Fulda, Slayton, and Tyler, but behind Tracy and Marshall.

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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 2,000 people in Lyon 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: 53% of people living in Garvin 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.

In Lyon County, approximately 5,000 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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Compare Garvin to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Garvin 4.6 Mbps 12 $2.23 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +577.1 Mbps ) 22 ( +10 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +168.2 Mbps ) 21 ( +9 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +195.1 Mbps ) 20 ( +8 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +197.6 Mbps ) 27 ( +15 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +191.9 Mbps ) 11 ( -1 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )