Internet Providers in Claflin, KS

Residential Internet Statistics for Claflin, KS
Internet Service Providers: 4
Plans Start From: $29.95
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Claflin, Kansas:

Showing 1 to 6 Providers

  • 1. CenturyLink
    82.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    82.1% Available
  • 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 3. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. H&B
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. Nex-Tech
    6.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    6.5% Available
  • 6. 6. Wilson Communications
    4.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    4.5% Available

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Internet Access in Claflin, Kansas

Information on this page is calculated from the FCC's bi-annual coverage filings. We also use direct provider reports to enhance that information on a census block level. Plan and pricing information is collected manually through our data analysis team. We've aggregated 188 Internet plans in Claflin since 2014. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 5 records as of 2022. This gives a snapshot of what some subscribers are getting in the area, but trends low since tests are usually run to diagnose home networking issues.

DSL broadband from phone providers has strong availability in comparison to other Internet options around Claflin because pretty much every house in Claflin is wired with telephone lines. The acronym stands for "Digital Subscriber Line."

Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, as a rule, will overlap. As a result, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is common in Claflin.

15.64 percent of Claflin is stuck with only one or zero choices for broadband-level Internet service. Aside from these underserved areas, the average resident can find 2-3 Internet providers to choose from. Areas with more competition get lower pricing and stronger speeds as providers are incentivized to improve service to win subscribers.

Besides the Internet options listed above, H&B Communications is a third option for Internet in near one hundred percent of Claflin. Wireless choices like satellite and mobile are available. However, wired providers virtually always offer stronger pricing for the speed you get. The vast majority of Claflin residents can get service from wired Internet.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Claflin, Kansas

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
H&B Communications 1,000 Mbps Fiber and DSL and Fixed Wireless 8s 100.0%
Wilson Communications 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 4.5%
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 82.1%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

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

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

Claflin is the 430th most connected city in Kansas behind Great Bend, Lyons, Hoisington, Ellsworth, and Ellinwood.

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

Approximately 1,000 people in Barton County don't have access to any wired internet.

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

Fiber Availability: 100% of people living in Claflin have residential fiber service available to them.

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Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 84% of Claflin residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Barton County, approximately 2,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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

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Compare Claflin to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Claflin 14.5 Mbps 8 $1.43 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +567.2 Mbps ) 22 ( +14 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +158.3 Mbps ) 21 ( +13 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +185.2 Mbps ) 20 ( +12 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +187.7 Mbps ) 27 ( +19 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +182 Mbps ) 11 ( +3 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )