Internet Service Providers in Taylor, North Dakota

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Residential Internet Statistics for Taylor, ND
Wired Internet Providers: 2
Average Speed Test Result: 35.5 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 1,000 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 0%

Internet Access in Taylor, North Dakota

Taylor currently has two widespread Internet service providers: Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet. Viasat mostly offers Satellite service. Their network offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and coverage for close to one hundred percent of the city. As for HughesNet, they offer Satellite. They have availability in near one hundred percent of the area and reported download speeds up to 25 Mbps.

Consolidated Telcom is currently the third largest wired broadband provider in Taylor. They are available to close to one hundred percent of the area. Aside from the incumbent providers, Consolidated Telcom is also a common option — while fixed wireless isn't as well known as cable, it can provide an interchangeable service quality.

Fixed wireless Internet service is the top Internet service technology available much of the Taylor population. Fixed wireless is usually better than Internet access options like satellite broadband. Current data analysis shows that 92.90 percent of Taylor has coverage for some form of fixed wireless.

83.06 percent of the Taylor area is still left with only one or zero Internet choices. Accounting for all addresses in city limits, the average address has at least 2 Internet providers to choose from. As a rule, areas with more choices get lower prices and stronger performance as these companies are incentivized to improve network infrastructure to win customers.

The coverage data on BroadbandNow comes via FCC provider-reported data, requiring providers in Taylor to submit coverage data biannually. Using our relationships with telecom companies, BroadbandNow is able to confirm this data with privatized data submitted by providers. The speed averages shown on this page are calculated based on actual speed tests from Taylor in the M-Labs database, which is built into Google as well as BroadbandNow.

Internet Statistics 2021

300 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 Taylor, North Dakota

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Consolidated Communications 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
Consolidated Telcom 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Taylor, North Dakota

  • Consolidated - 100.0% Availability in Taylor - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Consolidated - 16.9% Availability in Taylor - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Taylor - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Taylor - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Taylor

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Taylor is the 89th most connected city in North Dakota ahead of Hettinger, New Salem, Hazen, and Beulah, but behind Dickinson.

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

Approximately 55 people in Stark 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: 100% of people living in Taylor 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 Stark 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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Taylor

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Consolidated Telcom Fiber and Fixed Wireless 100% 1,000 Mbps
Consolidated Communications Fiber 16.9%+ 1,000 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Dakota Carrier Network Fiber 81.1%+ 1,000 Mbps
Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) Fiber 31.6%+ 1,000 Mbps

Compare Taylor to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Taylor 35.5 Mbps 5 $1.17 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +313.6 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.46 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +71.6 Mbps ) 18 ( +13 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +64.2 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.30 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +76.2 Mbps ) 21 ( +16 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +79.8 Mbps ) 9 ( +4 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )