Internet Providers in Rushford, Minnesota
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Residential Internet Statistics for Rushford, MN
|Wired Internet Providers:||3|
|Average Speed Test Result:||62.86 Mbps|
|Top Advertised Speed:||1,000 Mbps|
|No Broadband Access:||0.1%|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Rushford, Minnesota
Internet Access in Rushford, Minnesota
So far as types of Internet with availability, cable and fiber are the widest serviceable choices in Rushford residents. Cable Internet comes from television companies, which is why cable companies listed above such as Mediacom Cable like to add-on TV service in their Internet options.
The Internet access information on this page is sourced via FCC filings, and is cross-validated using private databases and direct provider reporting to provide more accurate results than is available from government websites. Speed and pricing data is generated by manually collecting thousands of plans each year. There are a total of 142 plans in Rushford since 2014, with 30 Internet packages currently available.
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) is the most common Internet provider in Rushford. practically one hundred percent of the Rushford area can get Internet service from them. HughesNet is also a common choice, with coverage in practically one hundred percent of the area with predominantly Satellite Internet service. HughesNet's fastest plan for Rushford is 25 Mbps.
Acentek provides a common alternative to the primary providers. They offer close to one hundred percent coverage and a maximum speed of 1,000 Mbps. Wired Internet isn't the only option for Internet service for residents of Rushford. For example, fixed wireless providers such as HBC can reach 40 Mbps over direct wireless technology.
In summary, the Internet market could use improvement in Rushford. Still, the average household still has 2-3 companies able to service them. As it stands, only 700 Rushford residents have access to fewer than one providers.
- There are 8 internet providers in Rushford with 7 of those offering residential service
- Rushford is the 587th most connected city in Minnesota behind Winona, Lewiston, Caledonia, Lanesboro, and Houston.
- Explore internet access for communities within Rushford: Rushford Village
- The fastest zip code in Rushford for February 2021 is 55971. (see all below).
Internet Statistics 2021
25.1% of consumers in Rushford700 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 Rushford, Minnesota
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|Acentek||1,000 Mbps||Fiber and DSL||8s|
|Mediacom Cable||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Rushford, Minnesota
- Acentek - 99.9% Availability in Rushford - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Mediacom - 72.0% Availability in Rushford - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Rushford - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Rushford - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
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.
Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Data Cap Issues and Cord Cutting in Rushford
Data collected by our researchers suggests that some of the common ISPs in the area place a limit on data use on home Internet plans. Data caps are a public issue because users see caps as a tactic to limit streaming services, while providers explain caps are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network congestion. In either case, the culprit is streaming services, which easily eats up anywhere from 1–7GB per hour.
Internet access in Rushford neighborhoods
We have compiled information on Internet coverage in the following neighborhoods in Rushford: Rushford Village.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Rushford
|Acentek||Fiber, DSL, and Fixed Wireless||99.9%+||1,000 Mbps|
|HBC||Fixed Wireless||88.1%+||60 Mbps|
|Mediacom Cable||Cable||72.0%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||100 Mbps|
|Mediacom Business||Cable||10.3%+||1,000 Mbps|
Compare Rushford to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Rushford||62.9 Mbps||7||$0.84 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||349.1 Mbps ( +286.2 Mbps )||15 ( +8 )||$0.46 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||107.1 Mbps ( +44.2 Mbps )||18 ( +11 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||99.7 Mbps ( +36.8 Mbps )||15 ( +8 )||$0.29 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||111.7 Mbps ( +48.8 Mbps )||21 ( +14 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||115.3 Mbps ( +52.4 Mbps )||9 ( +2 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|