Internet Providers in Fort Ransom, North Dakota

Most Popular Internet Providers in Fort Ransom, North Dakota:

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  • 1. T-Mobile Home Internet
    47.9% Available
    47.9%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $50 - $55

    Speeds up to:
    115 Mbps
    Download
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    • Deal
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 115-115mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $50 - $55
    • Contracts: None required
    Deal
    There are 1 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $49.99 - $199.99

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-50mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
  • 3. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $59.99 - $149.99

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $59.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. Ultra Home Internet
    47.9% Available
    47.9%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $59.99 - $289.99

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
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    Set up new service: Order Online
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-100mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $59.99 - $289.99
    • Contracts: None required
    Set up new service: Order Online
  • 5. 5. DRN
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $74.99 - $149.99

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
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    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 250-1000mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Price Range: $74.99 - $149.99
  • 6. 6. DRN
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    N/A

    Speeds up to:
    20 Mbps
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  • 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $50 - $75

    Speeds up to:
    3 Mbps
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-3mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $55 - $65

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider

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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 72 Internet deals in Fort Ransom since 2014. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 30 records as of 2022. 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 as well as T-Mobile Home Internet also provide Internet service in Fort Ransom, although our speed test data suggests that real-world performance from DRN might be more robust.

Coverage from Viasat Internet 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 2022

300 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 Fort Ransom, North Dakota

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Dickey Rural Networks 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 100.0%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
T-Mobile Home Internet 115 Mbps Fixed Wireless 1m 11s 47.9%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Ultra Home Internet 100 Mbps Fixed Wireless 1m 21s 47.9%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Fort Ransom

Fort Ransom Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Fort Ransom is the 144th most connected city in North Dakota ahead of Jamestown, Casselton, and Valley City, but behind Lisbon and Oakes.

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

Approximately 6 people in Ransom 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 Fort Ransom 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 Ransom County, approximately 31 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.

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.

Compare Fort Ransom to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Fort Ransom 62.4 Mbps 6 $0.82 ( + $0.00 )
New York 545.6 Mbps ( +483.2 Mbps ) 21 ( +15 ) $0.31 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 161.3 Mbps ( +98.9 Mbps ) 20 ( +14 ) $0.35 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 180.9 Mbps ( +118.5 Mbps ) 19 ( +13 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 186.6 Mbps ( +124.2 Mbps ) 26 ( +20 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 179.1 Mbps ( +116.7 Mbps ) 10 ( +4 ) $0.36 ( $0.00 )