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Internet Providers in Rolette, North Dakota
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Internet Access in Rolette, North Dakota
Viasat Internet has the strongest coverage footprint in Rolette. HughesNet is also widely available.
United/Turtle Mountain Communications and T-Mobile Home Internet also have coverage in Rolette, with overlap in some neighborhoods.
Looking at the less well-developed areas around Rolette, our data shows that as many as 400 people are left with one or fewer choices for broadband-level Internet.
Fiber and cable are the primary network types within Rolette. Fiber plans will usually stretch fiber lines for the full distance to a customer's address. In some areas the actual "Fiber" connection may switch over to coaxial line at the sidewalk. Cable service, on the other hand, uses coaxial cable TV infrastructure to cover the "last mile" journey. Cable only uses fiber for data transit over long distances.
The broadband coverage statistics on the page below are based on a mix of public governmental data from the FCC and privatized datasets collected from providers or through private sources. Average statistics regarding speed averages comes primarily from M-Labs, which is the speed test tool integrated into BroadbandNow as well as Google queries.  Our market researchers have hand-aggregated package pricing and plan details for 104 broadband offerings in Rolette as of 2022.
Internet Statistics 2022
42.2% of consumers in Rolette400 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 Rolette, North Dakota
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|United/Turtle Mountain Communications||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||98.1%|
|North Dakota Telephone Company||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||3.3%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|T-Mobile Home Internet||115 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 11s||71.4%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Ultra Home Internet||100 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||71.4%|
Internet Provider Competition Map For Rolette
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.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
Data Cap Issues and Video Streaming Around Rolette
Data from our research team shows that some of the common providers in Rolette use data caps on home Internet plans. Data caps are controversial because users see caps as a strategy to limit streaming. Providers maintain that they are a necessary tool for managing network traffic. Either way, the issue is over-the-top streaming, which easily eats up anywhere from 1–7GB per hour.
Compare Rolette to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Rolette||86.2 Mbps||7||$0.44 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||545.6 Mbps ( +459.4 Mbps )||21 ( +14 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||161.3 Mbps ( +75.1 Mbps )||20 ( +13 )||$0.35 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||180.9 Mbps ( +94.7 Mbps )||19 ( +12 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||186.6 Mbps ( +100.4 Mbps )||26 ( +19 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||179.1 Mbps ( +92.9 Mbps )||10 ( +3 )||$0.36 ( $0.00 )|