|2021||#46 of 87||77.06%|
|2020||#45 of 87||77.06%|
|2019||#34 of 87||80.84%|
|2018||#20 of 87||82.08%|
|2017||#20 of 87||80.84%|
Rank: 47 (out of 87) for access to 100/20 megabits per second (Mbps)
Broadband access in Wilkin County has actually decreased over the years. The access and ranking is decreasing. But at least the local policymakers seem to recognize the need for broadband. And the influx of federal money could present new opportunities.
Projected allocation of American Recovery Project ARP funds in Wilkin is $1,203,809; broadband is one possible use.
Wilkin County has the opportunity to invest in broadband with federal funding. That would help them reach ubiquitous broadband. They are a code red community.
Number of Providers
As of 2019 · Source: MN DEED
Households with Device Access
Has Worked with Blandin Foundation
Has Received MN Grant(s)
2017 – Advantenon – Rural Grant, Stevens and Wilkin Counties – Grant $316,554
Find more articles on broadband in Wilkin County (http://tinyurl.com/zh64v29)
U.S. Congress: CD 7
MN Senate: 12
MN House: 12A