Internet Providers in Plaza, North Dakota

Most Popular Internet Providers in Plaza, North Dakota:

Showing 1 to 4 Providers

  • 1. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $49.99 - $199.99

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-100mbps
    • 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. RTC Networks
    75.5% Available
    75.5%

    Available

    Price Range:

    N/A

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
  • 4. 4. SRT
    9.9% Available
    9.9%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $42.95 - $114.95

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
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    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-1000mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Price Range: $42.95 - $114.95
  • 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $50 - $75

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • 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 Plaza, North Dakota

Viasat Internet has the strongest coverage footprint in Plaza. HughesNet is also a common option.

There is currently only one provider for broadband service around Plaza. There is no guarantee that all addresses can get service. This is normal for communities of Plaza's size.

The packages shown above are manually collected by our research staff.

DSL-based Internet has strong coverage in comparison with other Internet technologies around Plaza because pretty much all houses are wired with telephone wires — the acronym is short for "Digital Subscriber Line."

Outside of the Internet providers listed above, RTC Networks is another option to consider. They have coverage in 75 percent of the Plaza area.

Internet Statistics 2022

400 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 Plaza, North Dakota

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
RTC Networks 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 75.5%
SRT Communications 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 9.9%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Plaza

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Plaza is the 46th most connected city in North Dakota ahead of Minot Afb, New Town, Minot, and Garrison, but behind Stanley.

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

Approximately 200 people in Mountrail 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: 79% of people living in Plaza 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 Mountrail County, approximately 200 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.

Data Cap Issues and Cord Cutting Around Plaza

Data collected by our research team suggests that common providers in the area place a limit on streaming for their residential broadband packages. Data caps are a public issue since subscribers view them as a strategy to limit streaming services, while providers maintain that they are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network traffic. In either case, the culprit is the same: streaming services, which can eat up 1–7GB per hour.

Compare Plaza to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Plaza 170.8 Mbps 5 $0.89 ( + $0.00 )
New York 545.6 Mbps ( +374.8 Mbps ) 21 ( +16 ) $0.31 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 161.3 Mbps ( -9.5 Mbps ) 20 ( +15 ) $0.35 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 180.9 Mbps ( +10.1 Mbps ) 19 ( +14 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 186.6 Mbps ( +15.8 Mbps ) 26 ( +21 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 179.1 Mbps ( +8.3 Mbps ) 10 ( +5 ) $0.36 ( $0.00 )