Connect Minnesota has conducted an assessment of the broadband market in Minnesota. This assessment is part of the State Broadband Initiative (SBI) funded by the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA).
Since 2011, Connect Minnesota has created several reports and completed data updates, exploring the status of broadband access in Minnesota. The intial report, was released in January 2011, with an update provided in December 2011.
In November 2012, Connect Minnesota released new broadband availability data showcasing that the gap in availability continues to shrink, making way for more adoption and use of the technology throughout the state.
Explore the new ACCESS data charts and maps below.