Internet Service Providers in Oakes, North Dakota
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Residential Internet Statistics for Oakes, ND
|Wired Internet Providers:||1|
|Average Speed Test Result:||52.41 Mbps|
|Top Advertised Speed:||1,000 Mbps|
|No Broadband Access:||0.41%|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Oakes, North Dakota
Internet Access in Oakes, North Dakota
Consumers have access to 8 Internet service providers (ISPs) in Oakes. 2 of these are mobile companies.
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are the most common Internet options in Oakes.
Wireless internet services like satellite suffer from several notable problems, making wireless not particularly optimal for Internet service. Limited data use ("data caps") are the largest inconvenience, although fixed wireless data limits tend to be similar to those on wired DSL and cable plans.
We should note here that since FCC data is processed biannually and only made public six or more months after, availability shown in the results above might not reflect the latest network upgrades or regional changes.
To summarize, Oakes's broadband access is not high — most addresses will have about 2 providers available. 2,000 of local residents have only one option for wired broadband, or none at all — as can be seen by exploring the interactive ISP territory map below. (That's 99.59 percent of residents with a single source of Internet.) View the interactive map below to see how coverage varies between census blocks in the area, and compare speed test results between the most common providers.
- There are 7 internet providers in Oakes with 4 of those offering residential service
- Oakes is the 155th most connected city in North Dakota ahead of Ellendale, Groton, and Britton, but behind Lisbon and Aberdeen.
- Explore internet access for communities within Oakes: Ludden
- The fastest zip code in Oakes for February 2021 is 58474. (see all below).
Internet Statistics 2021
99.6% of consumers in Oakes2,000 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 Oakes, 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 Oakes, North Dakota
- DRN - 99.6% Availability in Oakes - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Oakes - Speeds up to 35 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Oakes - 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.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Internet access in Oakes neighborhoods
Oakes Broadband data is available for the following specific communities: Ludden.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Oakes
|Dickey Rural Networks||Fiber and Fixed Wireless||100%||1,000 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||35 Mbps|
|Dakota Carrier Network||Fiber||77.9%+||1,000 Mbps|
|CenturyLink Business||Copper||0.0%+||-- Mbps|
Compare Oakes to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Oakes||52.4 Mbps||4||$0.23 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||349.1 Mbps ( +296.7 Mbps )||15 ( +11 )||$0.18 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||107.1 Mbps ( +54.7 Mbps )||18 ( +14 )||$0.20 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||99.7 Mbps ( +47.3 Mbps )||15 ( +11 )||$0.33 ( + $0.00 )|
|Houston||111.7 Mbps ( +59.3 Mbps )||21 ( +17 )||$0.21 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||115.3 Mbps ( +62.9 Mbps )||9 ( +5 )||$0.26 ( + $0.00 )|