Internet Providers in Hankinson, ND

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Residential Internet Statistics for Hankinson, ND
Internet Providers: 5
Internet Plans: 14
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $88.68

Internet Access in Hankinson, North Dakota

Hankinson offers 5 residential Internet providers, or 10 when including business and mobile. Consumers have access to 5 broadband choices ("wired" meaning technologies like cable, DSL, and fiber).

The plans listed here are manually collected by our research team. The 27 packages shown above are the most current out of 139 plans we've gathered in Hankinson to date.

In less fortunate neighborhoods around Hankinson, as many as 500 people are left with one or fewer options for wired Internet.

cable and fiber have the highest availability of all Internet service types within the Hankinson area. Fiber services generally install a fiber line for the full distance to a customer address, but in some fiber service areas it may switch over to a coaxial cable at the sidewalk. Cable uses coaxial TV lines for the bulk of the "last mile" distance to subscribers, only using fiber optics for data transit.

Viasat Internet is the most common on the whole. They offer coverage for near one hundred percent of Hankinson residents. HughesNet has availability to close to virtually one hundred percent of local residents. The fastest download speed advertised for Viasat is 35 Mbps, while HughesNet offers up to 25 Mbps. In general, anything over 10 megabits per second is sufficient to stream SD videos on WiFi, but is likely to become an issue for multiple users or modern apps like video chat and etc. You can explore our availability maps below to see how Internet options compare on a granular level.

Internet Statistics 2021



Hankinson, ND

500 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 Hankinson, North Dakota

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Red River Communications 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
Midco 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
RC Technologies 500 Mbps Fiber 16s
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Hankinson, North Dakota

  • Red River - Fiber - 100.0% Availability in Hankinson - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Midco - Cable - 60.5% Availability in Hankinson - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • RC Technologies - Fiber - 3.3% Availability in Hankinson - Speeds up to 500 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Hankinson - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Hankinson - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Hankinson

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Hankinson is the 189th most connected city in North Dakota ahead of Breckenridge and Sisseton, but behind Fergus Falls, Wahpeton, and Wheaton.

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 Hankinson 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 64% of Hankinson 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 Hankinson

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Red River Communications Fiber 100% 1,000 Mbps
Midco Cable 60.5%+ 1,000 Mbps
RC Technologies Fiber 3.3%+ 500 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Dakota Carrier Network Fiber 91.9%+ 1,000 Mbps
Midco Business Cable 1.6%+ 1,000 Mbps

Compare Hankinson to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Hankinson 65.9 Mbps 5 $0.69 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +349.5 Mbps ) 16 ( +11 ) $0.70 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +53 Mbps ) 17 ( +12 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +50.3 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +61.5 Mbps ) 23 ( +18 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +61.7 Mbps ) 8 ( +3 ) $0.37 ( $0.00 )