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Internet Providers in Pillsbury, North Dakota
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Internet Access in Pillsbury, North Dakota
As it stands, there are 4 broadband providers in Pillsbury with home connections. Including business ISPs, that's a total of 8 companies available locally, such as Inter-Community Telephone. (Note that some might be "double entries" as many providers list residential and smb service under separate branches.)
As of the latest FCC reporting, 100 percent of Pillsbury households (22 residents total) are limited to only one choice for home residential broadband service.
Looking at network technology available within the city, we see that the most widespread wired broadband Internet tech infrastructures are Satellite (practically one hundred percent coverage) and DSL and Fiber (72.73 percent coverage).
Viasat Internet offers the widest availability for Pillsbury residents. near one hundred percent of the Pillsbury area can get Internet service from them. HughesNet is also a common choice, serving near one hundred percent of Pillsbury with predominantly Satellite broadband service. HughesNet's fastest plan for Pillsbury is 25 Mbps.
Broadband coverage statistics here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are calculated from government data from the FCC and privatized data we source from providers. Statistics about speed and performance averages comes primarily from M-Labs. The BroadbandNow research team has manually sourced package price and plan details on 70 broadband packages for the Pillsbury market to date.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Pillsbury, North Dakota
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Inter-Community Telephone Company||2,500 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||3s||72.7%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Provider Competition Map For Pillsbury
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Data Cap Issues and Video Streaming Around Pillsbury
Data from our market research team shows that many of the common ISPs in the area use data caps on home broadband connections. Data caps are a public issue because customers see them as a strategy to limit streaming, while providers insist that they are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network congestion. In either case, the culprit is the same: streaming services, which easily uses 1–7GB/hr.
Compare Pillsbury to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Pillsbury||3.8 Mbps||5||$3.80 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||545.6 Mbps ( +541.8 Mbps )||21 ( +16 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||161.3 Mbps ( +157.5 Mbps )||20 ( +15 )||$0.35 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||180.9 Mbps ( +177.1 Mbps )||19 ( +14 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||186.6 Mbps ( +182.8 Mbps )||26 ( +21 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||179.1 Mbps ( +175.3 Mbps )||10 ( +5 )||$0.36 ( $0.00 )|