High Speed Internet Providers in
The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area

22
Providers
5
Deals
5.0 Gbps
Max Speed

Best Internet Providers in The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area

We've found 22 internet providers in your area including 5 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 The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area are shown below.

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Yes! Residential Internet Deals are Available in your Area

Providers with Special Offers
Internet Service Type
Special Offers
DSL up to 100 Mbps
Fiber up to 940 Mbps
940 Mbps! CenturyLink provides internet in The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area using Asymmetric xDSL technology with max speeds of 100 Mbps down and 10 Mbps up and Fiber to the End User technology with max speeds of 940 Mbps down and 940 Mbps up. Use our internet comparison form to check which internet service is available at a specific address.
DSL up to 115 Mbps
Wireless up to 45 Mbps
115 Mbps! Earthlink provides internet in The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area using Asymmetric xDSL technology with max speeds of 115 Mbps down and 115 Mbps up and Terrestrial Fixed Wireless technology with max speeds of 45 Mbps down and 3 Mbps up. Use our internet comparison form to check which internet service is available at a specific address.
DSL up to 100 Mbps
100 Mbps! Fidium Fiber provides internet plans in The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area using Asymmetric xDSL technology with maximum download speeds of 100 Mbps and maximum uploads of 10 Mbps. Use our internet comparison form to find out if this internet provider serves your specific address or location.
DSL up to 115 Mbps
Wireless up to 45 Mbps
115 Mbps! Frontier provides internet in The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area using Asymmetric xDSL technology with max speeds of 115 Mbps down and 115 Mbps up and Terrestrial Fixed Wireless technology with max speeds of 45 Mbps down and 3 Mbps up. Use our internet comparison form to check which internet service is available at a specific address.
Satellite up to 25 Mbps
25 Mbps! HughesNet provides internet plans in The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area 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 The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area (As of 2024)

Company
Technology
Max Download Speeds
Fiber
5.0 Gbps
DSL and Fiber
60 Mbps to 1.0 Gbps
Fiber
1.0 Gbps
Fiber
1.0 Gbps
Satellite
220 Mbps
Wireless
100 Mbps
Wireless and Fiber
50 Mbps to 1.0 Gbps

Yes! Business Internet Deals are Available in your Area

Providers with Special Offers
Internet Service Type
Special Offers
Fiber up to 30 Mbps
30 Mbps! Xfinity provides internet plans in The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area using Fiber to the End User technology with maximum download speeds of 30 Mbps and maximum uploads of 30 Mbps. Use our internet comparison form to find out if this internet provider serves your specific address or location.
Wireless up to 25 Mbps
25 Mbps! Frontier provides internet plans in The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area using Terrestrial Fixed Wireless 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 Business Internet Providers in The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area (As of 2024)

Company
Technology
Max Download Speeds
DCN
Business Fiber
10.0 Gbps
Business Wireless, Cable and Fiber
100 Mbps to 5.0 Gbps
Business DSL and Fiber
10 Mbps to 50 Mbps

Yes! Mobile Wireless Deals are Available in your Area

Providers with Special Offers
Internet Service Type
Special Offers
5G Wireless up to 100 Mbps*

Other Mobile Wireless Providers in The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area (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 The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area

Fiber, DSL, Wireless and Satellite Internet service is available to residential customers in The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area. While most residential plans are also offered to small businesses, fiber, wireless, cable and dsl business internet plans are also available to customers with specific service requirements. Mobile wireless data plans are also available in this area.

DSL Internet Coverage in The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area

DSL Internet plans in The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area are offered by CenturyLink, Earthlink, Fidium Fiber, Frontier and Garden Valley Technologies. DSL internet coverage is about 60% throughout the greater The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area area. Coverages drops to 3% if you only include addresses in the area where speeds of at least 50 Mbps are offered.

Fiber Internet Coverage in The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area

Fiber Internet plans in The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area are offered by Bluepeak, CenturyLink, Garden Valley Technologies, Halstad Telephone, Polar Communications and Wikstrom Telephone Company. Fiber internet coverage is about 39% throughout the greater The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area area. This includes areas where speeds of at least 1.0 Gbps are offered.

Fastest Internet Service Providers in The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area

The fastest advertised internet download speed available in The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area is 5.0 Gbps available from Bluepeak. The fastest internet providers in the area include Bluepeak at 5.0 Gbps, Garden Valley Technologies at 1.0 Gbps and Halstad Telephone at 1.0 Gbps. The fastest advertised business-only internet download speed available in The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area is 10.0 Gbps available from DCN.

Featured Internet Service Providers in your Area

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
Asymmetric xDSL, Fiber to the End User and Terrestrial Fixed Wireless
Geostationary Satellite Internet
Terrestrial Fixed Wireless, Asymmetric xDSL and Fiber to the End User
Asymmetric xDSL, Fiber to the End User and Terrestrial Fixed Wireless

FAQs of Internet Providers in The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area


What is a Good Internet Speed?

The fastest residential internet speed in The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area is 5.0 Gbps offered by Bluepeak. 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 The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area?

The internet providers with the best combination of coverage and speed in the greater The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area area are Bluepeak (Max 5.0 Gbps and 3% coverage), Garden Valley Technologies (Max 1.0 Gbps and 12% coverage), Halstad Telephone (Max 1.0 Gbps and 4% coverage) and Polar Communications (Max 1.0 Gbps and 6% coverage).

What are the Fastest Internet Providers in The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area?

The fastest internet providers in The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area offering residential service plans are Bluepeak at 5.0 Gbps, Garden Valley Technologies at 1.0 Gbps, Halstad Telephone at 1.0 Gbps, Polar Communications at 1.0 Gbps and Wikstrom Telephone Company at 1.0 Gbps.

Which Internet Provider Has the Best Internet Options for Businesses in The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area?

While most residential plans are available to small businesses, business-only internet plans are also available in The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area. Business Internet plans generally offer higher service availability committments, synchronous data transfer and specialized business services. The fastest business plans offered in The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area are from DCN (Max 10.0 Gbps), Midco (Max 5.0 Gbps), Voyant Communications (Max 50 Mbps), Xfinity (Max 30 Mbps) and Earthlink (Max 25 Mbps).

What is the best Residential Internet Option in The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area?

Fiber optic internet connections are the best residential internet option in The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area. Fiber internet providers can offer the highest upload and download speeds to residential customers. Fiber Internet plans in The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area are offered by Bluepeak, CenturyLink, Garden Valley Technologies, Halstad Telephone, Polar Communications and Wikstrom Telephone Company. Fiber internet coverage is about 39% throughout the greater The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area area.

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. DSL Internet plans in The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area are offered by CenturyLink, Earthlink, Fidium Fiber, Frontier and Garden Valley Technologies. DSL internet coverage is about 60% throughout the greater The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area area.

If wired internet connections are not available at a specific address, wireless and satellite plans can be a good alternative. Fixed wireless internet plans in The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area are offered by Earthlink, Frontier, T-Mobile US and Wikstrom Telephone Company. Satellite internet plans in The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area 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 The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area?

5G and 4G mobile wireless service is available in The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area 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 The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area?

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 The Grand Forks Metropolitan Area be sure to consider equipment fees as part of the overall monthly cost.