Internet Service Providers in Green Isle, Minnesota

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Residential Internet Statistics for Green Isle, MN
Wired Internet Providers: 3
Average Speed Test Result: 34.14 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 1,000 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 49.96%

Internet Access in Green Isle, Minnesota

Green Isle broadband coverage information on this page is calculated from FCC Form 477 datasets and checked for errors against private files. As of 2021, we have examined 1,141 rows of governmental and private data on broadband availability within Green Isle. The speed averages are based on, to date, 236 real-world speed tests in Green Isle.

DSL Internet from phone companies has a wide coverage area compared to other Internet options around Green Isle because it relies on landline phone cable to send digital data — the DSL line usually reaches the subscriber via a utility pole, and you plug in a modem to the phone jack inside to complete the connection for Wifi.

Frontier Communications as well as RS Fiber also offer coverage in Green Isle, with 85 percent and 50 percent penetration respectively.

There is a decent amount of choice between Internet providers within the Green Isle area, but 500 locals can't get service from more than one provider. The consequence of this is that if they aren't satisfied with their local provider, they have no option but to compromise for a low-speed wireless connection. Thankfully, this isn't the norm in Green Isle. The average household has 4 Internet options.

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) is the most widespread Internet option overall, registered with coverage in near one hundred percent of Green Isle residents. HughesNet has availability to near one hundred percent of the population. The top download speed recorded for Viasat is up to 100 Mbps. HughesNet offers as high as 25 Mbps. In general, anything above 10 Mbps is sufficient to view standard definition videos to devices on WiFi, but becomes problematic for large households or modern apps like Skype and multiplayer gaming. Refer to the coverage maps below to see how Internet options compare on a granular level.

Internet Statistics 2021

500 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 Green Isle, Minnesota

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
RS Fiber 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
Frontier Communications 115 Mbps DSL 1m 11s
CenturyLink 20 Mbps DSL 6m 49s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Green Isle, Minnesota

  • Frontier - 85.2% Availability in Green Isle - Speeds up to 115 Mbps
  • RS Fiber - 50.0% Availability in Green Isle - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • CenturyLink - 6.0% Availability in Green Isle - Speeds up to 20 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Green Isle - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Green Isle - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Green Isle

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Green Isle is the 376th most connected city in Minnesota ahead of Henderson, but behind Young America, Arlington, Norwood Young America, and Glencoe.

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

Approximately 1,000 people in Sibley 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: 50% of people living in Green Isle 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 48% of Green Isle 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 Sibley County, approximately 5,000 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 Green Isle

Provider Type Coverage Speed
RS Fiber Fiber and Fixed Wireless 95.7%+ 1,000 Mbps
Xtratyme Technologies Fixed Wireless 96.4%+ 10 Mbps
LTD Broadband Fixed Wireless 87.7%+ 100 Mbps
Frontier Communications DSL 85.2%+ 115 Mbps
Broadband Corp Fixed Wireless 76.6%+ 150 Mbps
CenturyLink DSL 6.0%+ 20 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Frontier Business DSL 100% 115 Mbps
CenturyLink Business DSL 14.2%+ 40 Mbps
RS Fiber Fiber 4.0%+ 1,000 Mbps

Compare Green Isle to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Green Isle 34.1 Mbps 9 $1.12 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +315 Mbps ) 15 ( +6 ) $0.46 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +73 Mbps ) 18 ( +9 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +65.6 Mbps ) 15 ( +6 ) $0.29 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +77.6 Mbps ) 21 ( +12 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +81.2 Mbps ) 9 $0.34 ( $0.00 )