Internet Providers in Nerstrand, MN

Residential Internet Statistics for Nerstrand, MN
Internet Service Providers: 6
Plans Start From: $49.99
Top Download Speed: 300 Mbps
Fastest Connection Type: 5G Home Internet

Top Internet Providers in Nerstrand, Minnesota:

Showing 1 to 8 Providers

  • 1. CenturyLink
    56.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    56.6% Available
  • 2. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    36.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    36.2% Available
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. Frontier
    24.5% Available
    Call For Speed Availability: (855) 915-4111
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    24.5% Available
  • 6. 6. Radio Link Internet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *300 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 7. 7. NorthfieldWiFi
    99.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    99.5% Available
  • 8. 8. LTD
    93.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    93.6% Available

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Internet Access in Nerstrand, Minnesota

The Nerstrand area has two main providers: Viasat Internet and HughesNet. Viasat mostly offers Satellite service. They have download speeds up to 100 Mbps and availability in virtually one hundred percent of the city. As for HughesNet, they offer Satellite. They have coverage in close to one hundred percent of Nerstrand.

There's a strong level of choice between companies in the Nerstrand area, but 900 people in the area can't get service from more than one provider. If these customers aren't pleased with their local provider, they are forced to rely on a less reliable wireless option. However, this isn't the norm in Nerstrand. The average household has 3-4 choices for Internet service.

CenturyLink is currently one of the top three providers in Nerstrand by coverage area. They are available for 56 percent of local addresses. Radio Link Internet is also a common option. While fixed wireless isn't as well known as cable or DSL, it it offers similar speed and quality in some cases.

DSL-based Internet has strong coverage compared with other types of wired broadband within Nerstrand since pretty much every house in Nerstrand is connected to telephone lines. The acronym "DSL" is short for "Digital Subscriber Line."

The coverage data found on this page comes from FCC reported data. Internet providers in Nerstrand are legally required to report deployment and subscriber data biannually. By using direct agreements with Internet providers, BroadbandNow is able to confirm public data against private data submitted by providers. Our speed averages are calculated based on actual speed tests from Nerstrand households in the M-Labs database. Other statistics and datapoints included on the page below are calculated based on NTIA and Census data publications.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Nerstrand, Minnesota

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 56.6%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 36.2%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL -- 24.5%
900 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.

Nerstrand is the 206th most connected city in Minnesota ahead of Dundas, Faribault, and Kenyon, but behind Cannon Falls and Northfield.

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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 500 people in Rice 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.

In Rice County, approximately 3,000 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 Nerstrand to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Nerstrand 11.4 Mbps 10 $2.24 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +570.3 Mbps ) 22 ( +12 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +161.4 Mbps ) 21 ( +11 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +188.3 Mbps ) 20 ( +10 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +190.8 Mbps ) 27 ( +17 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +185.1 Mbps ) 11 ( +1 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )