Internet Providers in Fort Ransom, North Dakota
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Residential Internet Statistics for Fort Ransom, ND
|Wired Internet Providers:||1|
|Average Speed Test Result:||88.64 Mbps|
|Top Advertised Speed:||1,000 Mbps|
|No Broadband Access:||0%|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Fort Ransom, North Dakota
Internet Access in Fort Ransom, North Dakota
Information on BroadbandNow is calculated from the FCC's bi-annual coverage reports. We also use direct provider coverage reports to enhance the data down to the census block level. Plane and pricing data on this page is gathered by our market research team. Locally, we've found and verified 59 Internet deals in Fort Ransom since 2014. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 219 records as of 2021. This gives a snapshot of what some subscribers are getting in the area, but trends low since tests are usually run to diagnose home networking issues.
Fixed wireless is the only Internet service option for many Fort Ransom residents, discounting Internet choices such as satellite broadband. Our data shows that near one hundred percent of Fort Ransom has coverage by fixed wireless.
Dickey Rural Networks is one of the top three providers in Fort Ransom, available to near one hundred percent of residents. Dickey Rural Networks is another company worth knowing about — while fixed wireless isn't as well-known as cable or DSL, it can provide an equivalent service quality in some cases.
Coverage from Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet, as a rule, will overlap. As a result, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one.
To summarize, Internet access isn't perfect in Fort Ransom, but the average home still has around 2 companies to choose from. Explore the interactive map below to discover which neighborhoods have broadband competition. For the time being, only 300 Fort Ransom locals have access to fewer than one providers.
Internet Statistics 2021
100.0% of consumers in Fort Ransom300 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 Fort Ransom, North Dakota
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|Dickey Rural Networks||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 Fort Ransom, North Dakota
- DRN - 100.0% Availability in Fort Ransom - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Fort Ransom - Speeds up to 35 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Fort Ransom - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Data Caps and Cord Cutting in Fort Ransom
Data collected by our research team shows that many of the popular ISPs in Fort Ransom place a limit on streaming on residential Internet plans. Data caps are a public issue because users view caps as a tactic to discourage video streaming, while providers explain they are a reasonable strategy for managing network traffic. Either way, the issue is the same: video streaming, which can use anywhere from 1–7GB/hr.
Internet access in Fort Ransom neighborhoods
Fort Ransom coverage info is available for these neighborhoods: Englevale.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Fort Ransom
|Dickey Rural Networks||Fiber and Fixed Wireless||100%||1,000 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||35 Mbps|
|Dakota Carrier Network||Fiber||83.0%+||1,000 Mbps|
Compare Fort Ransom to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Fort Ransom||88.6 Mbps||4||$0.19 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||349.1 Mbps ( +260.5 Mbps )||15 ( +11 )||$0.18 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||107.1 Mbps ( +18.5 Mbps )||18 ( +14 )||$0.20 ( + $0.00 )|
|Chicago||99.7 Mbps ( +11.1 Mbps )||15 ( +11 )||$0.33 ( + $0.00 )|
|Houston||111.7 Mbps ( +23.1 Mbps )||21 ( +17 )||$0.21 ( + $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||115.3 Mbps ( +26.7 Mbps )||9 ( +5 )||$0.26 ( + $0.00 )|