|2021||#43 of 87||80.11%|
|2020||#38 of 87||79.73%|
|2019||#35 of 87||79.73%|
|2018||#22 of 87||79.73%|
|2017||#51 of 87||44.54%|
Rank: 43 (out of 87) for access to 100/20 megabits per second (Mbps)
Pipestone County was a big leap in access in 2018. Since then, they have been stagnant.
Projected allocation of American Recovery Project ARP funds in Pipestone is $1,769,932; broadband is one possible use.
In May, Pipestone County Commissioners met to talk about ARP. They didn’t make any decisions but broadband did come up. That’s a positive sign. Pipestone County has the opportunity to invest in broadband with federal funding. That would help them reach ubiquitous broadband. They are code yellow.
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Number of Providers
As of 2019 · Source: MN DEED
Households with Device Access
Has Worked with Blandin Foundation
Has Received MN Grant(s)
2017 – Woodstock Telephone Company – Pipestone County Wireless – GRANT $363,851
2015 – MVTV Wireless Middle Mile – Grant award: $808,080
U.S. Congress: CD 7
MN Senate: 22
MN House: 22A