Internet Service in North Dakota

98.4% of those living in North Dakota can get Internet of up to 10 Mbps download speed via wired or wireline service. Yet there is still 28.2% of the population that doesn’t have Internet to use.

The access is there. In North Dakota, 99.9% of residents have wireless Internet available to them. 79.7% have DSL access. 77.3% have cable Internet service available. A much higher than the national average 59.5% of the population has fiber Internet available to them. Another exciting feature is that over 60% of the state has the choice of 3 or more Internet service providers, which means better Internet for everyone.

59.30%

Population with faster than 1 Gbps available.

15.10%

Population with only 100 Mbps speeds or less available.

11.10%

Population with only 25 Mbps speeds or less available.

38 Mbps

Average internet download speed across the state

4.50%

Population with no wired internet access available.

95.50%

Population with wired internet access available.

7.00%

Population underserved with minimum service options available

38

Average broadband score for North Dakota

Broadband in North Dakota

Largest Cities in North DakotaProvidersSpeeds (down/up)Speeds (down/up)Broadband Score
Beach, ND7100 Mbps / 5 Mbps9 Mbps / 2 Mbps15
Belcourt, ND61 Gbps / 1 Gbps93 Mbps / 85 Mbps55
Beulah, ND7200 Mbps / 20 Mbps41 Mbps / 4 Mbps28
Bismarck, ND151 Gbps / 1 Gbps34 Mbps / 6 Mbps37
Bottineau, ND71 Gbps / 1 Gbps108 Mbps / 75 Mbps54
Bowman, ND7200 Mbps / 20 Mbps43 Mbps / 5 Mbps28
Cando, ND7200 Mbps / 20 Mbps39 Mbps / 5 Mbps28
Carrington, ND7200 Mbps / 20 Mbps64 Mbps / 5 Mbps28
Casselton, ND19200 Mbps / 20 Mbps16 Mbps / 3 Mbps36
Cavalier, ND61 Gbps / 1 Gbps175 Mbps / 168 Mbps96
Crosby, ND61 Gbps / 1 Gbps20 Mbps / 6 Mbps19
Devils Lake, ND91 Gbps / 1 Gbps140 Mbps / 115 Mbps81
Dickinson, ND13200 Mbps / 20 Mbps24 Mbps / 3 Mbps40
Ellendale, ND61 Gbps / 50 Mbps93 Mbps / 6 Mbps34
Fargo, ND221 Gbps / 1 Gbps62 Mbps / 5 Mbps49
Fort Totten, ND11100 Mbps / 11 Mbps7 Mbps / 2 Mbps15
Garrison, ND61 Gbps / 1 Gbps155 Mbps / 147 Mbps86
Grafton, ND11200 Mbps / 20 Mbps27 Mbps / 4 Mbps32
Grand Forks, ND14200 Mbps / 40 Mbps20 Mbps / 3 Mbps26
Grand Forks AFB, ND15200 Mbps / 20 Mbps19 Mbps / 3 Mbps26
Harvey, ND71 Gbps / 1 Gbps172 Mbps / 140 Mbps79
Hazen, ND7200 Mbps / 20 Mbps41 Mbps / 4 Mbps28
Hettinger, ND7200 Mbps / 20 Mbps44 Mbps / 5 Mbps29
Hillsboro, ND81 Gbps / 1 Gbps158 Mbps / 129 Mbps64
Horace, ND171 Gbps / 50 Mbps77 Mbps / 6 Mbps54
Jamestown, ND14200 Mbps / 11 Mbps26 Mbps / 3 Mbps32
Kenmare, ND71 Gbps / 1 Gbps92 Mbps / 85 Mbps53
Langdon, ND71 Gbps / 1 Gbps105 Mbps / 73 Mbps60
Larimore, ND10200 Mbps / 20 Mbps28 Mbps / 3 Mbps26
Linton, ND6200 Mbps / 20 Mbps42 Mbps / 4 Mbps21
Lisbon, ND61 Gbps / 50 Mbps93 Mbps / 6 Mbps34
Mandan, ND91 Gbps / 1 Gbps33 Mbps / 7 Mbps27
Mayville, ND11200 Mbps / 20 Mbps25 Mbps / 4 Mbps20
Minot, ND10300 Mbps / 90 Mbps43 Mbps / 10 Mbps37
Minot AFB, ND11300 Mbps / 30 Mbps28 Mbps / 4 Mbps28
New Rockford, ND81 Gbps / 1 Gbps151 Mbps / 123 Mbps71
New Town, ND61 Gbps / 1 Gbps98 Mbps / 91 Mbps58
Oakes, ND61 Gbps / 50 Mbps93 Mbps / 6 Mbps34
Park River, ND71 Gbps / 1 Gbps79 Mbps / 72 Mbps55
Rolla, ND71 Gbps / 1 Gbps107 Mbps / 75 Mbps54
Rugby, ND71 Gbps / 1 Gbps179 Mbps / 147 Mbps81
Stanley, ND7100 Mbps / 25 Mbps14 Mbps / 4 Mbps18
Tioga, ND7100 Mbps / 3 Mbps8 Mbps / 1 Mbps15
Valley City, ND16200 Mbps / 50 Mbps27 Mbps / 5 Mbps43
Velva, ND6300 Mbps / 30 Mbps25 Mbps / 3 Mbps19
Wahpeton, ND12200 Mbps / 90 Mbps24 Mbps / 4 Mbps39
Washburn, ND7200 Mbps / 20 Mbps41 Mbps / 4 Mbps28
Watford City, ND71 Gbps / 1 Gbps92 Mbps / 86 Mbps63
West Fargo, ND151 Gbps / 1 Gbps87 Mbps / 7 Mbps53
Williston, ND141 Gbps / 1 Gbps85 Mbps / 68 Mbps63
* availability only includes locations with greater than 50,000 residents