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Internet providers in Grafton, ND

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Grafton, ND internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 20 MbpsDSL99%
Midcontinent Communications $49.95 10 - 1,000 MbpsCable98%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Polar Communications Mutual Aid Corporation $47.95 50 - 5 MbpsWireless100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 5 MbpsSatellite100%
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Grafton internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Grafton is comparable to the rest of North Dakota - 99%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Grafton area will have access to DSL, which covers 99% of Grafton residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Grafton, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the Grafton area, and 97.69% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Grafton's six internet providers, prices start at $45 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Grafton

The largest internet providers in Grafton are CenturyLink, Midcontinent Communications, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Grafton.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all Grafton residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Midcontinent Communications, which covers 98% of the area. Grafton’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Grafton residents.

CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

20 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to all households in Grafton covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Grafton to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for CenturyLink start at $45/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Grafton, $50.47.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Grafton, $2.40.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 20 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in Grafton. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Grafton's providers, 180 Mbps.

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Midcontinent Communications cable internet

Provider

Midcontinent Communications

Starting price*
$49.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

98%

Cable from Midcontinent Communications offers broadband to nearly all households in Grafton covering 98% of the area.

Midcontinent Communications’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Grafton residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Midcontinent Communications start at $49.95/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Grafton, $50.47.

Midcontinent Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Grafton, $2.40.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Midcontinent Communications offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Grafton. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Grafton's providers, 180 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Grafton covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Grafton where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $59.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Grafton, $50.47.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Grafton, $2.40.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Grafton. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Grafton's providers, 180 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Midcontinent Communications is the fastest internet provider in Grafton with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in Grafton. The next fastest internet provider in Grafton is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

CenturyLink offers the cheapest internet in Grafton with plans starting at $45/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Grafton, $50.47.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.