Internet Service Providers in Finley, North Dakota

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Residential Internet Statistics for Finley, ND
Wired Internet Providers: 1
Average Speed Test Result: 15.87 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 2,000 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 0.9%

Internet Access in Finley, North Dakota

Internet service coverage and competition between providers in the Finley area is below average. 99.4 percent of the population are stuck with one (or fewer) options forbroadband Internet access. In terms of connectivity, Finley ranks at 199th out of 359 cities within the state.

Wireless Internet connections have a handful of caveats, making wireless options less than ideal for broadband service. data limits are the largest issue.

Since FCC data is only collected biannually and only published 6+ months after filing, availability shown here may not be complete.

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are the most common Internet options in Finley.

While the main providers are HughesNet and Viasat, MLGC also serves the area with availability for 99 percent of census blocks and a recorded top speed of 1,000 Mbps. Fixed wireless providers such as Midco deliver as much as 50 Mbps via direct wireless hardware. See the interactive map on the page below to see how many options are available on a granular level, and check the "Download Speeds" tab to see how Viasat compares with other Finley options in real-world speed tests.

Internet Statistics 2021

600 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 Finley, North Dakota

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
MLGC 2,000 Mbps Fiber 4s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Finley, North Dakota

  • MLGC - 99.1% Availability in Finley - Speeds up to 2,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Finley - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Finley - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Finley

Finley Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Finley is the 199th most connected city in North Dakota ahead of Thompson and Hillsboro, but behind Larimore, Mayville, and Grand Forks Afb.

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

Approximately 200 people in Steele 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: 99% of people living in Finley 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 Steele County, approximately 300 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 Finley

Provider Type Coverage Speed
MLGC Fiber 99.1%+ 2,000 Mbps
Midco Fixed Wireless 95.8%+ 50 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Dakota Carrier Network Fiber 80.8%+ 1,000 Mbps
Midco Business Fixed Wireless 63.1%+ 50 Mbps

Compare Finley to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Finley 15.9 Mbps 4 $0.58 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +333.2 Mbps ) 15 ( +11 ) $0.46 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +91.2 Mbps ) 18 ( +14 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +83.8 Mbps ) 15 ( +11 ) $0.30 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +95.8 Mbps ) 21 ( +17 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +99.4 Mbps ) 9 ( +5 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )