Internet Providers in Akiachak, Alaska

Most Popular Internet Providers in Akiachak, Alaska:

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  • 1. HughesNet
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    Price Range:

    $59.99 - $149.99

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Includes lease set-up fee. Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $59.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
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    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. UUI Internet
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    Price Range:

    $29.99 - $314.99

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
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    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0.512-10mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Installation: Includes installation.
    • Price Range: $29.99 - $314.99
  • 3. GCI Internet
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    Price Range:

    $59.99 - $79.99

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0.512-10mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Free installation.
    • Price Range: $59.99 - $79.99
    • Contracts: None required
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    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
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  • 4. 4. UUI Internet
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    Price Range:

    $29.99 - $314.99

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0.512-10mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Includes installation fee.
    • Price Range: $29.99 - $314.99
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Internet Access in Akiachak, Alaska

There are two broadband companies in Akiachak: HughesNet and UUI Internet. HughesNet mostly offers Satellite service. Their network offers download speeds up to 2 Mbps and availability for practically one hundred percent of the city. UUI Internet provides DSL, with availability in close to one hundred percent of the area.

The average home in Akiachak has 3 wired broadband service providers to choose from. 100% of the Akiachak area — 600 people in total — are limited to one or fewer choices for their Internet service provider. Regardless of other technologies on the market, such as LTE, cable and DSL broadband services almost always offer the most agreeable pricing for home use.

In terms of network technologies available across the area, we see that the most widespread wired Internet tech options are Satellite and DSL, with near one hundred percent and virtually one hundred percent respectively. DSL is transmitted by twisted copper telephone wires by companies such as UUI Internet that own copper phone lines. DSL underperforms when compared with all other major broadband services except dial-up.

The data on this page comes from FCC filings, and is validated using privatized databases to provide more useful resources than governmental websites. Speed and pricing data is sourced through our data analysis team, who gather tens of thousands of data points every year. There are 0 plans in Akiachak since 2014, with 16 Internet packages currently active.

Fixed wireless providers like GCI Internet can connect customers to 10 Mbps or more via direct wireless hardware. See the interactive map on the page below to compare how many options are available on a granular level.

Internet Statistics 2022

600 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Akiachak, Alaska

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
UUI Internet 10 Mbps DSL 13m 39s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Akiachak

Akiachak Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Akiachak is the 66th most connected city in Alaska ahead of Kasilof, Dillingham, Anchor Point, and Nome, but behind Bethel.

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 4,000 people in Bethel don't have access to any wired internet.

This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

In Bethel , approximately 17,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

Data Caps Among Akiachak ISPs

HughesNet and UUI Internet both use data caps on some home Internet packages. The size of these caps may not be consistent from plan to plan. Data limits mean the most most to customers who use their broadband connection quite heavily. Streaming HD video use around 3 Gigabytes per hour. 3GB/hr usually isn't close to a cap in the average 250–1,000GB range common with residential providers. Data caps are controversial nationwide, but do not impact the majority of Akiachak customers.

Compare Akiachak to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Akiachak 1.5 Mbps 4 $3.80 ( + $0.00 )
New York 545.6 Mbps ( +544.1 Mbps ) 21 ( +17 ) $0.31 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 161.3 Mbps ( +159.8 Mbps ) 20 ( +16 ) $0.35 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 180.9 Mbps ( +179.4 Mbps ) 19 ( +15 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 186.6 Mbps ( +185.1 Mbps ) 26 ( +22 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 179.1 Mbps ( +177.6 Mbps ) 10 ( +6 ) $0.36 ( $0.00 )