Internet Providers in Naknek, Alaska

Most Popular Internet Providers in Naknek, Alaska:

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  • 1. HughesNet
    100% Available


    Price Range:

    $59.99 - $149.99

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • 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
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. Bristol Bay Telephone Cooperative
    100% Available


    Price Range:

    $30 - $195

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    View Bristol Bay Telephone Cooperative Details
    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0.512-10mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Price Range: $30 - $195
    • Contracts: 1 Year required
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Internet Access in Naknek, Alaska

There are 2 providers in the Naknek area offering residential connections, and a total of 5 including smb, enterprise, and mobile providers such as GCI Communication and X2nSat. (Note that some may be "double entries", since many providers list residential service and business service under separate branches.)

The information on this page is primarily sourced from provider coverage reports. Listings here are validated using privatized data sources to create more accurate resources than is available from the FCC directly. Information on pricing and speeds of specific broadband plans is generated by our data experts, who collect tens of thousands of data points each year. We've gathered 0 Naknek Internet plans since 2014. There are 9 Internet plans currently marketed.

HughesNet is the most likely provider for Naknek residents. near one hundred percent of Naknek census blocks can receive access to them. Bristol Bay Telephone Cooperative is the most likely second choice, with coverage in near one hundred percent of residents with predominantly DSL service. The fastest plan we've seen for Bristol Bay Telephone Cooperative for Naknek is 10 megabits per second.

Considering network technology with significant infrastructure already built in Naknek, we see that the most prevalent hardwired broadband connection varieties are Satellite and DSL, with near one hundred percent and close to one hundred percent respectively. DSL Internet service is transmitted over twisted copper telephone wires, and is sold by companies such as Bristol Bay Telephone Cooperative that own phone lines. As copper wires go, the twisted copper bundle construction seen in phone lines provides a lower bandwidth ceiling than more modern techs like cable and fiber.

To summarize, the number of choices residents have for Internet in Naknek is below average — most addresses in the area have 1 provider available. 500 of local residents have one of fewer options — as is verifiable in the map below. That's 100% of the population with only one way to get WiFi. View the map below to see how coverage varies in the area.

Internet Statistics 2022

500 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 Naknek, Alaska

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Bristol Bay Telephone Cooperative 10 Mbps DSL 13m 39s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

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Naknek is the 160th most connected city in Alaska behind Kodiak, Kasilof, Dillingham, Anchor Point, and Homer.

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

Approximately 200 people in Bristol Bay 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 Bristol Bay , approximately 800 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 Are Normal With Naknek ISPs

Both HughesNet and Bristol Bay Telephone Cooperative use data caps on some broadband packages. Limits on data not be consistent from plan to plan. Service above the monthly limit is usually offered for a standard price. Limitations on data use have the biggest impact on customers who use their connection more than average for applications such as streaming and gaming. Streaming HD video use around 3GB/hour. This isn't a risk to a data cap in the average 250–1,000GB range commonly found among residential Internet packages. Streaming limit have been publicly debated around the US, but do not impact the majority of Naknek customers.

Compare Naknek to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Naknek 35.6 Mbps 2 $3.80 ( + $0.00 )
New York 545.6 Mbps ( +510 Mbps ) 21 ( +19 ) $0.31 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 161.3 Mbps ( +125.7 Mbps ) 20 ( +18 ) $0.35 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 180.9 Mbps ( +145.3 Mbps ) 19 ( +17 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 186.6 Mbps ( +151 Mbps ) 26 ( +24 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 179.1 Mbps ( +143.5 Mbps ) 10 ( +8 ) $0.36 ( $0.00 )