The Wall Street Journal wrote an excellent article on how Rural America is Stranded in the Dial-Up Age June 15, 2017. To read the full WSJ article, click here: Rural America is Stranded in the Dial-Up Age.
The FCC reports that 30% of census tracts in the U.S. lack access to 25Mb/3Mb broadband speeds. This means roughly 23 million people (39% of the rural population lack fast home access. According to the FCC, only 4% of urban residents face this issue.
Open Broadband was built to provide broadband service from 25 – 1000Mb to underserved communities. If your community needs fast internet, but is stuck with sub 25Mb satellite and DSL service, call or email us. As an ISP we love working with local partners to provide high-speed internet. Call us now 980-434-OPEN (6736) or e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org