Internet Providers in Zap, North Dakota

Most Popular Internet Providers in Zap, North Dakota:

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  • 1. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $49.99 - $199.99

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
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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
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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. West River Telecommunications Cooperative
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $79.95 - $99.95

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
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    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 500-1000mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Price Range: $79.95 - $99.95
  • 4. 4. Midco
    50.1% Available
    50.1%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $54.95 - $99.95

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 50-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $54.95 - $99.95
    • Contracts: None required
    Deal
    There are 5 active deals on select plans from this provider
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  • 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
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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 Zap, North Dakota

Viasat Internet has the most coverage in Zap. HughesNet is also commonly available.

The information on this page is primarily sourced from provider coverage reports specific to Zap, and is validated through privatized databases and direct provider reporting to provide more useful results than is available from government websites. Information about speed and pricing of current Internet plans is sourced by manually collecting thousands of plans each year. We've catalogued 86 Zap Internet plans since 2014, with 20 Internet deals currently on the market in the area.

Looking at network technologies offered in the area, we see that the most prevalent wired broadband Internet connection types are Satellite and Fiber, with near one hundred percent and virtually one hundred percent respectively. Fiber is built on future-proofed fiber-optic cables made of thousands of glass strands which deliver binary data using light. Some fiber connections switch to to copper connections in the "last mile." Copper technology can hamper performance, but they are still usually faster than cable or DSL.

49.89 percent of Zap residents (200 residents total) are limited to only one option for home broadband, or none.

Aside from the Internet providers detailed above, West River Telecommunications Cooperative is a third option for wired broadband in close to one hundred percent of the Zap area.

Internet Statistics 2022

200 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 Zap, North Dakota

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
West River Telecommunications Cooperative 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 100.0%
Midco 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 50.1%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Zap

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Zap is the 313th most connected city in North Dakota behind Garrison, Washburn, New Salem, Hazen, and Beulah.

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

Fiber Availability: 100% of people living in Zap 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.

Approximately 50% of Zap residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

Data Cap Issues in Zap

Data collected by our researchers shows that many of the top providers in Zap place a limit on streaming on home broadband plans. Data caps are a public issue because users view caps as a tactic for limiting video streaming, while providers maintain that they are a reasonable strategy for managing heavy network traffic. In either case, the culprit is over-the-top streaming, which can consume one to seven Gigabytes per hour.

Compare Zap to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Zap 62.8 Mbps 4 $0.55 ( + $0.00 )
New York 545.6 Mbps ( +482.8 Mbps ) 21 ( +17 ) $0.31 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 161.3 Mbps ( +98.5 Mbps ) 20 ( +16 ) $0.35 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 180.9 Mbps ( +118.1 Mbps ) 19 ( +15 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 186.6 Mbps ( +123.8 Mbps ) 26 ( +22 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 179.1 Mbps ( +116.3 Mbps ) 10 ( +6 ) $0.36 ( $0.00 )