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Internet Providers in Green Isle, Minnesota
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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. We have a lack of meaningful speed test data on Green Isle. Data is limited to 111 total recordings over the most recent 12 months. Locals should note the official speeds in the listings above.
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 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
52.1% of consumers in Green Isle500 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||Availability|
|RS Fiber||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||50.0%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Frontier Communications||Call For Speed Availability||DSL||4m 33s||85.2%|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||4.3%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
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.
Compare Green Isle to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Green Isle||43.9 Mbps||9||$0.32 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +490.5 Mbps )||17 ( +8 )||$0.18 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +104.9 Mbps )||17 ( +8 )||$0.16 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +116.7 Mbps )||15 ( +6 )||$0.20 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +125.6 Mbps )||23 ( +14 )||$0.18 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +118.2 Mbps )||8 ( -1 )||$0.19 ( $0.00 )|