Internet Providers in Wabasso, MN

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Residential Internet Statistics for Wabasso, MN
Internet Providers: 8
Internet Plans: 6
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $74.17

Internet Access in Wabasso, Minnesota

Consumers have access to 12 Internet service providers (ISPs) in Wabasso. There are 3 mobile Internet options.

We should note that since FCC coverage data is tallied up biannually and only made public 6+ months after that, availability shown here may not be complete.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are currently the most common Internet options in Wabasso.

The level of competition between broadband providers in Wabasso is relatively strong. The average address has about 3 providers available to them. Internet access isn't distributed fairly, however. A notable 93.46 percent of area residents are still limited to one option for broadband service.

Satellite is the best-performing network type with coverage around Wabasso worth considering. Input a local address in the search tool above to see more detailed information.

Internet Statistics 2021

1,000 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 Wabasso, Minnesota

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Arvig 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 78.9%
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 1.2%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Minnesota Valley Telephone Company 8 Mbps DSL 17m 4s 4.3%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Wabasso

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Wabasso is the 320th most connected city in Minnesota behind Marshall, Tracy, Springfield, Redwood Falls, and Cottonwood.

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 Redwood 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: 8% of people living in Wabasso 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.

In Redwood County, approximately 3,000 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.

Data Cap Issues in Wabasso

Data collected by our research team suggests that many of the common providers in Wabasso currently use data caps on home broadband packages. Data caps are disliked since subscribers see them as a tactic to limit streaming. Providers explain they are a necessary strategy for managing heavy network congestion. In either case, the problem is video streaming, which can use 1–7GB/hour.

Compare Wabasso to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Wabasso 12 Mbps 9 $1.50 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +522.4 Mbps ) 17 ( +8 ) $0.89 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +136.8 Mbps ) 17 ( +8 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +148.6 Mbps ) 15 ( +6 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +157.5 Mbps ) 23 ( +14 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +150.1 Mbps ) 8 ( -1 ) $0.38 ( $0.00 )