West Fargo is attracting middle class and wealthy residents to the area, many of whom build new homes. The blue- and white- collar employees work primarily in office administration and management. In general, residents of West Fargo tend to be well-educated and wealthy. They rely on their internet services to pursue professional and personal goals. Compared with 83% of North Dakota, 100% of West Fargo residents have access to high-speed internet.
Cable internet users have two options. Midcontinental Communications provides cable internet to 100% of residents. Cable One reaches 96% of residents with cable internet. Residents who prefer DSL have even more options. CenturyLink offers the service to 98% of homes. 702 Communications offers DSL to 86% of homes in the I-94/Rte. 52 area. Within that same area, Lynch Interactive reaches 17% of homes with their DSL service and OrbitCom reaches 1% or residents. Fiber optics are slowly making their way into the area. Currently, CenturyLink offers fiber optics to 2% of residents. It's likely this offering will expand.
Businesses in West Fargo have additional connection options. Dakota Carrier Network reaches 84% commercial users with fiber optics and 17% of businesses with copper wire connectivity.