Internet Providers in Seldovia, Alaska

Most Popular Internet Providers in Seldovia, Alaska:

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  • 1. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $59.99 - $149.99

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
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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
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. SPITwSPOTS
    98.1% Available
    98.1%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $89 - $199

    Speeds up to:
    150 Mbps
    Download
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 10-150mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $89 - $199
  • 3. Alaska Communications
    97.6% Available
    97.6%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $69.99 - $89.99

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
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    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 10-50mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Price Range: $69.99 - $89.99
    • Contracts: None required
  • 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $50 - $75

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. GCI Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $70 - $85

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $70 - $85
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider

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Internet Access in Seldovia, Alaska

HughesNet has the most coverage in Seldovia. Alaska Communications is also widely available.

100 percent of Seldovia residents are cut off from choice when it comes to broadband Internet service. This is not a shock since competition between Internet providers is poor. Locations in the city have 1 choices for service, when averaged across the whole community.

Satellite provides backup Internet access choices for residents who can't access more robust wired service.

DSL providers deliver broadband services over telephone lines. This explains why it often comes through telecom companies that historically offered phone plans. DSL (Digital Subscriber Line) network technology is available for 97.58 percent of area addresses. Refer to the data visualization tools below for insights into how advertised speed and performance align with real-world speed and throughput.

The broadband access stats on the page below are drawn from a mix of government data and privatized datasets we collect directly from telecom industry sources, or via private sources. Statistics regarding speed and performance data is sourced from M-Labs, which is the speed test tool integrated into BroadbandNow and Google search results. The BroadbandNow market research team has hand-aggregated package pricing and service data on 0 Internet plans in the Seldovia market to date.

Internet Statistics 2022

400 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 Seldovia, Alaska

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Alaska Communications 50 Mbps DSL 2m 43s 97.6%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Seldovia

Seldovia Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Seldovia is the 121st most connected city in Alaska behind Soldotna, Sterling, Kasilof, 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 4,000 people in Kenai Peninsula 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 Kenai Peninsula , approximately 23,000 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 Cap Issues Around Seldovia

Data from our researchers suggests that popular providers in Seldovia currently place some sort of limit on streaming for their home Internet plans. Data caps are disliked since users see them as a tactic for limiting streaming. Providers maintain that they are a reasonable strategy for managing network congestion. In either case, the problem is over-the-top streaming, which can consume anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes/hr.

Compare Seldovia to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Seldovia 3.1 Mbps 3 $2.89 ( + $0.00 )
New York 545.6 Mbps ( +542.5 Mbps ) 21 ( +18 ) $0.31 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 161.3 Mbps ( +158.2 Mbps ) 20 ( +17 ) $0.35 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 180.9 Mbps ( +177.8 Mbps ) 19 ( +16 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 186.6 Mbps ( +183.5 Mbps ) 26 ( +23 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 179.1 Mbps ( +176 Mbps ) 10 ( +7 ) $0.36 ( $0.00 )