Internet Providers in Fairmount, ND

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Residential Internet Statistics for Fairmount, ND
Internet Providers: 5
Internet Plans: 15
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $91.82

Internet Access in Fairmount, North Dakota

Satellite infrastructure and Fiber lines are widely available broadband network types within Fairmount, featuring close to one hundred percent and near one hundred percent network reach in the area. Even considering cable connections or DSL may be cheaper, fiber optical networks are better suited to handle entirely digital data and offer significantly better downstream and upstream performance.

The broadband packages shown on this page are manually gathered through our data analysis division. We've gathered 177 plans in Fairmount, in total.

Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in general, will overlap. As residents might expect, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is common.

Taking a look at the less developed communities around Fairmount, as many as 200 people are left with one or fewer choices for broadband-level Internet service.

While the main providers are HughesNet and Viasat, Red River Communications is also in the area with a recorded top speed of 1,000 Mbps. Explore the map on this page to compare broadband coverage at the census block level, or check our speed data to see how local ISPs compare in speed tests.

Internet Statistics 2021

200 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 Fairmount, North Dakota

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Red River Communications 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
Midco 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Venture Communications 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Fairmount, North Dakota

  • Red River - Fiber - 100.0% Availability in Fairmount - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Midco - Cable - 56.6% Availability in Fairmount - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Venture - Fiber - 1.1% Availability in Fairmount - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Fairmount - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Fairmount - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Fairmount

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Fairmount is the 173rd most connected city in North Dakota ahead of Wheaton, Breckenridge, and Elbow Lake, but behind Fergus Falls and Wahpeton.

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 600 people in Richland 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: 100% of people living in Fairmount 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.

Approximately 58% of Fairmount residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Richland County, approximately 900 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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Fairmount

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Red River Communications Fiber 100% 1,000 Mbps
Midco Cable 56.6%+ 1,000 Mbps
Venture Communications Fiber 1.1%+ 1,000 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Dakota Carrier Network Fiber 99.6%+ 1,000 Mbps
Venture Communications Fiber 2.3%+ 1,000 Mbps
Midco Business Cable 0.3%+ 1,000 Mbps

Compare Fairmount to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Fairmount 34.1 Mbps 5 $0.67 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +381.3 Mbps ) 16 ( +11 ) $0.70 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +84.8 Mbps ) 17 ( +12 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +82.1 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +93.3 Mbps ) 23 ( +18 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +93.5 Mbps ) 8 ( +3 ) $0.37 ( $0.00 )