High Speed Internet Providers in
Barnes County, North Dakota

17
Providers
3
Deals
5.0 Gbps
Max Speed

Best Internet Providers in Barnes County, North Dakota

We've found 17 internet providers in your area including 3 internet provider deals. The fastest download speed available in your area for residential plans is 5.0 Gbps! Residential, business and mobile internet providers for Barnes County, North Dakota are shown below.

Want more accurate results?
Find the internet providers serving a particular address by completing our internet service comparison form. You can also search for the best internet providers in your area, including by zip code, city and town using our internet provider map.

Yes! Residential Internet Deals are Available in your Area

Providers with Special Offers
Internet Service Type
Special Offers
DSL up to 60 Mbps
60 Mbps! CenturyLink provides internet plans in Barnes County using Asymmetric xDSL technology with maximum download speeds of 60 Mbps and maximum uploads of 5 Mbps. Use our internet comparison form to find out if this internet provider serves your specific address or location.
DSL up to 100 Mbps
100 Mbps! Fidium Fiber provides internet plans in Barnes County using Asymmetric xDSL technology with maximum download speeds of 100 Mbps and maximum uploads of 25 Mbps. Use our internet comparison form to find out if this internet provider serves your specific address or location.
Satellite up to 25 Mbps
25 Mbps! HughesNet provides internet plans in Barnes County using Geostationary Satellite Internet technology with maximum download speeds of 25 Mbps and maximum uploads of 3 Mbps. Use our internet comparison form to find out if this internet provider serves your specific address or location.

Other Internet Providers in Barnes County, North Dakota (As of 2024)

Company
Technology
Max Download Speeds
Cable
150 Mbps
Fiber
1.0 Gbps
DSL and Fiber
50 Mbps to 2.5 Gbps
Fiber
5.0 Gbps
Satellite
220 Mbps

Yes! Business Internet Deals are Available in your Area

Providers with Special Offers
Internet Service Type
Special Offers
Satellite up to 10 Mbps
10 Mbps! Viasat provides internet plans in Barnes County using Geostationary Satellite Internet technology with maximum download speeds of 10 Mbps and maximum uploads of 1 Mbps. Use our internet comparison form to find out if this internet provider serves your specific address or location.

Other Business Internet Providers in Barnes County, North Dakota (As of 2024)

Company
Technology
Max Download Speeds
Business Wireless and Cable
25 Mbps to 1.0 Gbps
Business Fiber
2.5 Gbps
Business Wireless
less than 10 Mbps

Yes! Mobile Wireless Deals are Available in your Area

Providers with Special Offers
Internet Service Type
Special Offers
4G Wireless up to 30 Mbps*

Other Mobile Wireless Providers in Barnes County, North Dakota (As of 2024)

Company
Technology
Max Download Speeds
4G Wireless
30 Mbps*
5G Wireless
100 Mbps*
4G Wireless
30 Mbps*
* Denotes typical wireless speeds. While theoretical wireless internet download speeds are much higher, user-experienced internet speed can vary greatly depending on user location and network congestion.

Types of Internet Available in Barnes County, North Dakota

Cable, DSL, Fiber and Satellite Internet service is available to residential customers in Barnes County, North Dakota. While most residential plans are also offered to small businesses, wireless, cable, fiber and satellite business internet plans are also available to customers with specific service requirements. Mobile wireless data plans are also available in this area.

Cable Internet Coverage in Barnes County, North Dakota

Cable Internet plans in Barnes County, North Dakota are offered by Cable Services. Cable internet coverage is about 52% throughout the county. Coverages drops to 2% if you only include addresses in the area where speeds of at least 250 Mbps are offered.

DSL Internet Coverage in Barnes County, North Dakota

DSL Internet plans in Barnes County, North Dakota are offered by CenturyLink, Fidium Fiber and Inter-Community Telephone. DSL internet coverage is about 48% throughout the county. Coverages drops to 2% if you only include addresses in the area where speeds of at least 50 Mbps are offered.

Fiber Internet Coverage in Barnes County, North Dakota

Fiber Internet plans in Barnes County, North Dakota are offered by Dakota Central, Dickey Rural Telephone Coop, Inter-Community Telephone and MLGC. Fiber internet coverage is about 96% throughout the county. This includes areas where speeds of at least 1.0 Gbps are offered.

Fastest Internet Service Providers in Barnes County, North Dakota

The fastest advertised internet download speed available in Barnes County, North Dakota is 5.0 Gbps available from MLGC. The fastest internet providers in the area include MLGC at 5.0 Gbps, Inter-Community Telephone at 2.5 Gbps and Dakota Central at 1.0 Gbps. The fastest advertised business-only internet download speed available in Barnes County, North Dakota is 2.5 Gbps available from MLGC.

Featured Internet Service Providers in NORTH DAKOTA

Provider
Technology
Asymmetric xDSL, Fiber to the End User and Terrestrial Fixed Wireless
All Other, Asymmetric xDSL, Cable Modem and Fiber to the End User
Geostationary Satellite Internet
Terrestrial Fixed Wireless, Asymmetric xDSL and Fiber to the End User
Asymmetric xDSL, Cable Modem, Fiber to the End User and Terrestrial Fixed Wireless
Asymmetric xDSL, Fiber to the End User and Terrestrial Fixed Wireless
Geostationary Satellite Internet

FAQs of Internet Providers in Barnes County, North Dakota


What is a Good Internet Speed?

The fastest residential internet speed in Barnes County, North Dakota is 5.0 Gbps offered by MLGC. Any speed of 1.0 Gbps or greater should be more than sufficient for most any household and will allow multiple devices to browse the internet, stream videos up to 4K resolution or game online.

If the fastest available internet plan is cost prohibitive, there are other plans available with speeds of 100+ Mbps that should service households with modest needs. This will allow a few devices to connect to the internet at once and at least one device to stream HD media content or play games online.

What are the Best Internet Providers in Barnes County, North Dakota?

The internet providers with the best combination of coverage and speed in the county are Inter-Community Telephone (Max 2.5 Gbps and 85% coverage), Dakota Central (Max 1.0 Gbps and 4% coverage), Dickey Rural Telephone Coop (Max 1.0 Gbps and 10% coverage) and Starlink (Max 220 Mbps and 100% coverage).

What are the Fastest Internet Providers in Barnes County, North Dakota?

The fastest internet providers in Barnes County, North Dakota offering residential service plans are MLGC at 5.0 Gbps, Inter-Community Telephone at 2.5 Gbps, Dakota Central at 1.0 Gbps, Dickey Rural Telephone Coop at 1.0 Gbps and Starlink at 220 Mbps.

Which Internet Provider Has the Best Internet Options for Businesses in Barnes County, North Dakota?

While most residential plans are available to small businesses, business-only internet plans are also available in Barnes County, North Dakota. Business Internet plans generally offer higher service availability committments, synchronous data transfer and specialized business services. The fastest business plans offered in Barnes County, North Dakota are from MLGC (Max 2.5 Gbps), Midco (Max 1.0 Gbps) and Viasat (Max 10 Mbps).

What is the best Residential Internet Option in Barnes County, North Dakota?

Fiber optic internet connections are the best residential internet option in Barnes County, North Dakota. Fiber internet providers can offer the highest upload and download speeds to residential customers. Fiber Internet plans in Barnes County, North Dakota are offered by Dakota Central, Dickey Rural Telephone Coop, Inter-Community Telephone and MLGC. Fiber internet coverage is about 96% throughout the county.

Cable and DSL internet services are available in most areas and speeds offered can be very high if the internet provider has upgraded their regional or neighborhood-level infrastructure to fiber. Cable Internet plans in Barnes County, North Dakota are offered by Cable Services. Cable internet coverage is about 52% throughout the county. DSL Internet plans in Barnes County, North Dakota are offered by CenturyLink, Fidium Fiber and Inter-Community Telephone. DSL internet coverage is about 48% throughout the county.

If wired internet connections are not available at a specific address, wireless and satellite plans can be a good alternative. Satellite internet plans in Barnes County, North Dakota are offered by HughesNet and Starlink.

You can find the internet providers serving a particular address by completing our internet service comparison form.

What are the Best Mobile Internet Options in Barnes County, North Dakota?

4G and 5G mobile wireless service is available in Barnes County, North Dakota from AT&T, Boost Mobile, T-Mobile and Verizon. Satellite internet plans may also allow for mobile internet service, at an additional cost in both equipment and monthly subscription rates depending on the satellite provider.

Should I Buy My Own Router for Internet Set Up in Barnes County, North Dakota?

Most Internet Service providers are now using an all-in-one unit that acts as a modem, router and wireless hotspot providing internet service throughout the home. Some providers will supply this equipment at no additional mnonthly cost, while others will charge a monthly rental fee or offer the unit for purchase outright. Generally speaking it is not advisable to buy the equipment since it can quickly become outdated and may not work with other internet providers. The exception to this are satellite service providers who generally require customers to purchase the equipment. When comparing internet service providers in Barnes County, North Dakota be sure to consider equipment fees as part of the overall monthly cost.