Internet Providers in Thompson, ND
Residential Internet Statistics for Thompson, ND
|Internet Service Providers:||5|
|Plans Start From:||$34.95|
|Top Download Speed:||1 Gbps|
|Fastest Connection Type:||Cable|
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Internet Access in Thompson, North Dakota
DSL lines and Satellite are the most prevalent broadband technologies throughout Thompson, showing 89.84 percent and virtually one hundred percent coverage in the area.
We should note here that since FCC availability data is currently only collected biannually and only published 6+ months after that, data shown here may have minor inaccuracies.
The average Thompson customer has 2-3 Internet providers with availability at their building. Competition is good. It results in two providers competing so far as prices. This competition isn't distributed evenly, however — as a surprising 43.81 of residents still have only one option for true broadband Internet service.
CenturyLink is also a common Internet option in Thompson, offering DSL service with coverage in 89 percent of Thompson. Midco is another alternative wireless service for 60 percent of the local area. Keep in mind that fixed wireless needs roof access and proximity to a Midco tower or access point.
Viasat Internet is the most widespread Internet option overall, registered with coverage in virtually one hundred percent of the area. HughesNet, in contrast, has availability for practically one hundred percent of residents. The fastest speed recorded for Viasat is 35 Mbps. HughesNet offers packages as high as 25 Mbps. In general, anything above 10 Mbps will be enough for streaming lower-quality SD video over WiFi, but becomes challenging when multiple people try to access modern services like Google Hangouts, cloud apps, and etc. Explore our coverage maps on this page to see how broadband coverage compares at the census block level.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Thompson, North Dakota
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||89.8%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|T-Mobile 5G Home Internet||182 Mbps||5G Internet||45s||15.8%|
|CenturyLink||10 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||13m 39s||21.9%|
43.8% of consumers in Thompson800 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.
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.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.