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Internet Providers in Bowman, North Dakota
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Internet Access in Bowman, North Dakota
Internet service coverage and competition between providers in the Bowman area is overall low. 23.63 percent of the population have one (or fewer) choices for services at their location. Bowman's connectivity ranks 324th of 360 cities in North Dakota.
Fiber service and cable are the primary Internet service options in the Bowman area. Fiber services will usually reach a fiber cable the full distance to a customer address. In some service areas the actual "Fiber" connection may switch to coaxial line at the sidewalk. Cable broadband leverages coaxial cable TV lines for the bulk of the "last mile" journey, only using fiber-optic for data transit over long distances.
The packages displayed above are manually gathered through our research division.
Coverage from the biggest providers, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, generally, will overlap. As residents might expect, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is common.
While the main providers are HughesNet and Viasat, Consolidated Telcom also serves Bowman with a maximum speed of 1,000 Mbps. Plans from brands such as T-Mobile Home Internet connect their subscribers to as much as 25 Mbps using direct wireless hardware. Explore the map below to compare broadband coverage on the census block level, or the "Download Speeds" tab to compare how Viasat compares to other Bowman options in real-world speed tests.
Internet Statistics 2021
23.6% of consumers in Bowman500 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Bowman, North Dakota
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Consolidated Telcom||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||100.0%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Provider Competition Map For Bowman
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
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.
Compare Bowman to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Bowman||54.1 Mbps||5||$0.50 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||545.6 Mbps ( +491.5 Mbps )||19 ( +14 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||161.3 Mbps ( +107.2 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||180.9 Mbps ( +126.8 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||186.6 Mbps ( +132.5 Mbps )||24 ( +19 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||179.1 Mbps ( +125 Mbps )||9 ( +4 )||$0.30 ( $0.00 )|