Michigan ranks 36th in terms of the number of households with access to quality internet service. The state ranks below the averages of both “Top Ten” and peer states.

What It Is: The percentage of households with high-speed Internet connections, based on household survey data.

Why It Matters: Access to Internet at home makes it easier and low-cost for students, workers, and entrepreneurs to stay connected.

Broadband Penetration Trends

Broadband Penetration Standings

Source: U.S. Census Bureau (American Community Survey)