Internet providers in West Fargo, ND

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West Fargo internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in West Fargo 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 West Fargo area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of West Fargo residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 21% of those living in West Fargo.

There are seven internet providers serving the West Fargo area, and 99.30% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among West Fargo's seven internet providers, prices start at $49 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in West Fargo

The largest internet providers in West Fargo are CenturyLink and HughesNet bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and satellite options to West Fargo.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to most West Fargo residents, covering 64% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from CenturyLink, which covers 20% of the area. West Fargo’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of West Fargo residents.

CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$49/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

64%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in West Fargo covering 64% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in West Fargo 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 $49/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in West Fargo, $53.00.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.08 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in West Fargo, $4.08.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in West Fargo. These download speeds are available to 64% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all West Fargo's providers, 77 Mbps.

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CenturyLink fiber-optic internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$49/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

20%

Fiber-optic from CenturyLink offers broadband to some, but not many households in West Fargo covering 20% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from CenturyLink is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout West Fargo than other internet types.

Internet prices for CenturyLink start at $49/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in West Fargo, $53.00.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.08 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in West Fargo, $4.08.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in West Fargo. These download speeds are available to 20% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all West Fargo's providers, 77 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 West Fargo covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of West Fargo 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 West Fargo, $53.00.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in West Fargo, $4.08.

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 West Fargo. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all West Fargo's providers, 77 Mbps.

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West Fargo, ND internet providers

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Provider
CenturyLink $49/mo. 12 - 100 MbpsDSL64%
CenturyLink $49/mo. 12 - 100 MbpsFiber-optic20%
Cable One, Inc. - -Cable100%
Midcontinent Communications - -Cable94%
Consolidated Communications, Inc. - -DSL26%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Cable One, Inc. is the fastest internet provider in West Fargo with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in West Fargo. The next fastest internet provider in West Fargo is Midcontinent Communications, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 94% of the area.

CenturyLink offers the cheapest internet in West Fargo with plans starting at $49/mo. This is about the same as the average starting price for internet in West Fargo, $53.00.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in West Fargo, covering 20% of the city. VAL-ED Joint Venture L.L.P. also offers fiber internet in West Fargo and is available to 9.670% of households.

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.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.