Michigan ranks 12th nationally in terms of broadband connection speed, just below the average of “Top Ten” states and higher than the peer state average.

What It Is: Average speed for downloading and uploading information, in kilobits per second (kbps).

Why It Matters: Strong telecommunications infrastructure can improve productivity and is attractive for businesses.

Broadband Speed Trends

Broadband Speed Standings

Source: Akami (Internet Connection Speeds)