Internet Service Providers in Pembina, North Dakota

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Residential Internet Statistics for Pembina, ND
Wired Internet Providers: 1
Average Speed Test Result: 25.93 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 1,000 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 0%

Internet Access in Pembina, North Dakota

FCC Form 477 data is the backbone of the Pembina broadband availability data listed on this page. Since launching in 2014, we've examined 1,333 rows of FCC and private databases on broadband access within Pembina. Our data analysis team has manually gathered local pricing and agreement details on 70 broadband plans in Pembina. There is currently limited speed test information from the Pembina area — only 24 total IP-verifiable records in the most recent 12 months. With this in mind, residents should take note of the official download speeds detailed above for local ISPs like Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) or HughesNet.

Fixed wireless Internet service is the only network option for many Pembina residents. Fixed wireless usually outperforms Internet access choices like satellite broadband Internet. Current coverage data suggests that 94.92 percent of Pembina has access to some form of fixed wireless service.

Polar Communications is the third largest wired broadband provider in Pembina, available to virtually one hundred percent of the area. Midco is another company worth knowing about. While fixed wireless Internet isn't as well-known as cable or DSL, it can provide an equivalent service quality in some cases.

Coverage from Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet, as a rule, will overlap. As you might expect, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is common.

On the whole, Pembina's broadband access is not high — most of the area has 1 provider. 700 of area residents have only one option for wired broadband, or none at all — as can be seen by exploring the interactive coverage map below. So, that leaves 100 percent of the population stuck with only one way to get WiFi. View the map to understand coverage variation between census blocks in Pembina.

Internet Statistics 2021

700 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Pembina, North Dakota

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Polar Communications 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 Pembina, North Dakota

  • Polar - 100.0% Availability in Pembina - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Pembina - Speeds up to 35 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Pembina - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Pembina

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Pembina is the 206th most connected city in North Dakota ahead of Langdon, but behind Warren, Cavalier, Park River, and Grafton.

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 Pembina 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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Pembina

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Polar Communications Fiber 100% 1,000 Mbps
Midco Fixed Wireless 94.9%+ 50 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 35 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Polar Communications Fiber 100% 1,000 Mbps
Dakota Carrier Network Copper 87.9%+ 1,000 Mbps
Midco Business Fixed Wireless 33.3%+ 50 Mbps

Compare Pembina to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Pembina 25.9 Mbps 4 $2.09 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +323.2 Mbps ) 15 ( +11 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +81.2 Mbps ) 18 ( +14 ) $0.20 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +73.8 Mbps ) 15 ( +11 ) $0.33 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +85.8 Mbps ) 21 ( +17 ) $0.21 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +89.4 Mbps ) 9 ( +5 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )