From the “FIND BROADBAND” web page:
INTERNET PROVIDER COMPETITION IN ALASKA:
Alaska is the 43rd most competitive business broadband marketplace in the US directly ahead of North Carolina, South Dakota, and West Virginia.
In total there are 46 providers offering specialized business services within the state. Broadband provider competition in Alaska is poor, with businesses having access to an average of 2.45 wired providers and 0.53 fixed wireless providers.
The largest direct competitors in Alaska are GCI Communication and FairPoint whose networks overlap in 0.68% of the state.
Additionally, AlasConnect and Alaska Communications have coverage footprints that overlap in 0.29% of the state. This makes them the 2nd largest direct competitors in Alaska.