Internet Providers in Corsica, SD

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Residential Internet Statistics for Corsica, SD
Internet Providers: 7
Internet Plans: 16
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $97.71

Internet Access in Corsica, South Dakota

Broadband coverage and competition in Corsica is overall low. 34.57 percent of local residents are limited to one or fewer options for true broadband Internet services. Corsica's level of connectivity ranks at 102nd of 338 cities in South Dakota.

Golden West Telecommunications is another common broadband option for Corsica, offering primarily DSL service available to 85 percent of the area.

Viasat Internet or HughesNet are Corsica's most common wired Internet choices.

DSL providers deliver broadband services via phone lines on utility poles. This explains why it is marketed through companies that bundle Internet access with landline phone connections. DSL network technology is available for 85.10 percent of the local population. Refer to the data visualization tools below for more information about how advertised speed, latency, and etc line up with actual performance locally.

The coverage data on this page comes from FCC reporting, requiring companies in Corsica to submit coverage data biannually. By using direct relationships with providers, we are able to further verify public data in comparison to privatized data reported via providers directly. This allows us to create more detailed mapping than governmental resources. The speed averages displayed on this page are calculated from real-world speed tests originating from the Corsica area in the M-Labs database. The rest of the data and statistics shown here originate from NTIA and Census data publications.

Internet Statistics 2021

300 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 Corsica, South Dakota

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Midstate Communications 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
Santel Communications 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
Golden West Telecommunications 100 Mbps Fiber 1m 21s
Golden West Telecommunications 50 Mbps DSL 2m 43s
Golden West Telecommunications 100 Mbps Cable 1m 21s
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Corsica, South Dakota

  • Golden West Telecommunications - Fiber - 14.6% Availability in Corsica - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Golden West Telecommunications - DSL - 85.1% Availability in Corsica - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • Golden West Telecommunications - Cable - 54.8% Availability in Corsica - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Midstate - Fiber - 9.7% Availability in Corsica - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Santel - Fiber - 4.6% Availability in Corsica - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Corsica - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Corsica - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Corsica

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Corsica is the 102nd most connected city in South Dakota ahead of Wagner, Parkston, and Platte, but behind Mitchell and Lake Andes.

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

Fiber Availability: 28% of people living in Corsica 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 65% of Corsica 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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Corsica

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Golden West Telecommunications Fiber 14.6%+ 100 Mbps
Golden West Telecommunications DSL 85.1%+ 50 Mbps
Golden West Telecommunications Cable 54.8%+ 100 Mbps
Midstate Communications Fiber 9.7%+ 1,000 Mbps
Santel Communications Fiber 4.6%+ 1,000 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Golden West Telecommunications Fiber 33.8%+ 100 Mbps
Golden West Telecommunications DSL 100% 50 Mbps
Santel Communications Fiber 14.0%+ 1,000 Mbps
Golden West Telecommunications Cable 3.1%+ 100 Mbps

Compare Corsica to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Corsica 13.4 Mbps 7 $0.71 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +402 Mbps ) 16 ( +9 ) $0.70 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +105.5 Mbps ) 17 ( +10 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +102.8 Mbps ) 15 ( +8 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +114 Mbps ) 23 ( +16 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +114.2 Mbps ) 8 ( +1 ) $0.37 ( $0.00 )