Internet Providers in Oakes, North Dakota

Most Popular Internet Providers in Oakes, North Dakota:

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  • 1. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $49.99 - $199.99

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
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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
  • 2. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $59.99 - $149.99

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
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    • Deal
    • 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
  • 3. DRN
    100% Available
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    Available

    Price Range:

    N/A

    Speeds up to:
    20 Mbps
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  • 4. 4. DRN
    99.6% Available
    99.6%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $74.99 - $149.99

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

    Available

    Price Range:

    $50 - $75

    Speeds up to:
    3 Mbps
    Download
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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
    Download
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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 Oakes, North Dakota

Consumers have access to 7 Internet service providers (ISPs) in Oakes. 2 of these are mobile companies.

Viasat Internet 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 6 internet providers in Oakes with 4 of those offering residential service
  • Oakes is the 140th most connected city in North Dakota ahead of Ellendale, Groton, and Britton, but behind Lisbon and Aberdeen.
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Internet Statistics 2022

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2,000 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 Availability
Dickey Rural Networks 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 99.6%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Oakes

Oakes Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Oakes is the 140th most connected city in North Dakota ahead of Ellendale, Groton, and Britton, but behind Lisbon and Aberdeen.

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

Fiber Availability: 100% of people living in Oakes 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 Dickey County, approximately 9 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.

Compare Oakes to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Oakes 55.6 Mbps 4 $0.82 ( + $0.00 )
New York 545.6 Mbps ( +490 Mbps ) 21 ( +17 ) $0.31 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 161.3 Mbps ( +105.7 Mbps ) 20 ( +16 ) $0.35 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 180.9 Mbps ( +125.3 Mbps ) 19 ( +15 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 186.6 Mbps ( +131 Mbps ) 26 ( +22 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 179.1 Mbps ( +123.5 Mbps ) 10 ( +6 ) $0.36 ( $0.00 )