Internet Providers in Fort Meade, SD

Residential Internet Statistics for Fort Meade, SD
Internet Service Providers: 7
Plans Start From: $34.95
Top Download Speed: 5 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Fort Meade, South Dakota:

Showing 1 to 9 Providers

  • 1. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    89.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    89.7% Available
  • 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 3. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. CenturyLink
    6.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    6.4% Available
  • 5. 5. Midco
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    100% Available
  • 6. 6. Celerity
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *40 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 7. 7. Western Communications
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *30 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 8. 8. Vast Broadband
    36.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    36.5% Available
  • 9. Vast Broadband
    1.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *5 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    1.1% Available
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Internet Access in Fort Meade, South Dakota

Data here is based on the FCC's bi-annual provider coverage filings. We also use direct reporting from providers to further validate and enhance the data. Plan and pricing information on this page is gathered through our research division. We've analyzed 200 bundled Internet deals for Fort Meade since 2014. FCC broadband coverage data is updated every two quarters, but often appears to BroadbandNow up to six months ahead of FCC releases (for most providers, anyway).

Broadband competition available for the Fort Meade area is overall strong. The average home has at least 3-4 providers available in their area. Access isn't always distributed evenly, however — a surprising 57.14 percent of addresses in the area still only have one or zero options for broadband service.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are Fort Meade's most widely available wired Internet options.

Midco is another commonly available broadband option in Fort Meade, offering Cable service in practically one hundred percent of the area. Celerity Networks is another alternative wireless service worth noting for virtually one hundred percent of Fort Meade, although it requires roof access or proximity to a Celerity Networks tower or access point.

5G Internet is the best-performing kind of broadband with coverage in Fort Meade worth considering. Enter a zip code into the search tool to see detailed results.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Fort Meade, South Dakota

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Midco 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 100.0%
Vast Broadband 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 36.5%
Vast Broadband 5,000 Mbps Fiber 1s 1.1%
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 6.4%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 89.7%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Fort Meade is the 3rd most connected city in South Dakota ahead of Sturgis, Piedmont, Whitewood, Deadwood, and Lead.

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

Approximately 400 people in Meade County don't have access to any wired internet.

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This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Approximately 43% of Fort Meade residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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

In Meade County, approximately 1,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

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