Internet Service Providers in Leonard, North Dakota

Enter a zip code to find providers in your area.

Residential Internet Statistics for Leonard, ND
Wired Internet Providers: 4
Average Speed Test Result: 0 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 2,000 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 54.04%

Internet Access in Leonard, North Dakota

Leonard currently has two widespread wired Internet service providers (ISPs): Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet. Viasat mostly offers Satellite service. Their network has speeds up to 35 Mbps and availability in near one hundred percent of the local area. As for HughesNet, they provide Satellite. They have availability in practically one hundred percent of Leonard.

Keep in mind that since FCC data is collected twice a year and only published 6+ months after filing, availability shown here may not be complete. Our process incorporates coverage and plan data directly from many major companies to help fix this issue.

Most Leonard households have 2 Internet providers that can service at that location. This is a high level of competition. It means most customers have at least two companies competing on pricing. This Internet access isn't universal, though. A surprising 99.83 of residents still have only one option for wired broadband Internet access.

Satellite and mobile both offer backup Internet access choices for Leonard residents who don't have access to more robust cable or DSL connections.

To summarize, you're frequently choosing between DSL and Satellite. The mapping tools and user speed test data seen below illustrate how the real-world speed test statistics vary between neighborhoods and ISPs in the area.

Internet Statistics 2021

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.

Are you a journalist or researcher writing about this topic?

Contact us and we'll connect you with a broadband market expert on our team who can provide insights and data to support your work.

Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Leonard, North Dakota

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Midco 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
MLGC 2,000 Mbps Fiber 4s
Red River Communications 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
CenturyLink 40 Mbps DSL 3m 24s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Leonard, North Dakota

  • Midco - 38.4% Availability in Leonard - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • MLGC - 5.3% Availability in Leonard - Speeds up to 2,000 Mbps
  • CenturyLink - 2.6% Availability in Leonard - Speeds up to 40 Mbps
  • Red River - 2.2% Availability in Leonard - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Leonard - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Leonard - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Leonard

Leonard Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
Click here to initialize interactive map
Leonard is the 6th most connected city in North Dakota ahead of Lisbon, Horace, and Casselton, but behind Fargo and West Fargo.

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

Approximately 4,000 people in Cass 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: 8% of people living in Leonard 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 Cass County, approximately 8,000 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 Leonard

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Midco Cable and Fixed Wireless 75.6%+ 1,000 Mbps
Dickey Rural Networks Fixed Wireless 81.2%+ 20 Mbps
MLGC Fiber 5.3%+ 2,000 Mbps
CenturyLink DSL 2.6%+ 40 Mbps
Red River Communications Fiber 2.2%+ 1,000 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Midco Business Fixed Wireless and Cable 100% 1,000 Mbps
Dakota Carrier Network Fiber 85.5%+ 1,000 Mbps
Red River Communications Fiber 62.1%+ 1,000 Mbps
CenturyLink Business DSL 17.0%+ 40 Mbps