Internet Service Providers in Fordville, North Dakota

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Residential Internet Statistics for Fordville, ND
Wired Internet Providers: 1
Average Speed Test Result: 39.16 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 1,000 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 0%

Internet Access in Fordville, North Dakota

Government-sourced Form 477 data is the primary source for the Fordville broadband coverage data described here. We've verified 2,090 rows of FCC and private databases on Internet access in the Fordville area. Currently, there is limited speed test data on the Fordville area. We've only seen 56 IP-verifiable records in the last 12 month period. Shoppers should take note of official plan speeds shown above.

Coverage from Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet, as a rule, will overlap. As a result, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one.

Fixed wireless is the top Internet service option for many Fordville residents, and the only alternative to network services such as satellite broadband. Current coverage data shows that 56.53 percent of Fordville has access to fixed wireless.

Polar Communications is one of the top three providers in Fordville, available to practically one hundred percent of local addresses. Midco is also a common option — while fixed wireless Internet isn't as well-known as cable or DSL, it it offers similar speed and quality in some cases.

On the whole, Fordville's broadband access is below average — most of the area has 1-2 providers available. 400 of local residents have only one option for wired broadband, or none at all. This is verifiable in the interactive coverage map below. (That leaves 100% of residents with a single source for Internet.) Explore the interactive map below to see how coverage varies between neighborhoods in Fordville, and access speed test results for local providers.

Internet Statistics 2021

400 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 Fordville, North Dakota

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Polar Communications 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 35 Mbps Satellite 3m 54s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Fordville, North Dakota

  • Polar - 100.0% Availability in Fordville - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Fordville - Speeds up to 35 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Fordville - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Fordville

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Fordville is the 117th most connected city in North Dakota ahead of Grand Forks, Grand Forks Afb, Park River, and Grafton, but behind Larimore.

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

Approximately 300 people in Walsh 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 Fordville 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 Walsh County, approximately 800 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 Fordville

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Polar Communications Fiber 100% 1,000 Mbps
Midco Fixed Wireless 56.5%+ 50 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 35 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Polar Communications Fiber 100% 1,000 Mbps
Dakota Carrier Network Copper 70.2%+ 1,000 Mbps
Midco Business Fixed Wireless 40.0%+ 50 Mbps

Compare Fordville to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Fordville 39.2 Mbps 4 $2.09 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +309.9 Mbps ) 15 ( +11 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +67.9 Mbps ) 18 ( +14 ) $0.20 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +60.5 Mbps ) 15 ( +11 ) $0.33 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +72.5 Mbps ) 21 ( +17 ) $0.21 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +76.1 Mbps ) 9 ( +5 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )