Internet Providers in Galva, Kansas
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Residential Internet Statistics for Galva, KS
|Wired Internet Providers:||3|
|Average Speed Test Result:||13.19 Mbps|
|Top Advertised Speed:||1,000 Mbps|
|No Broadband Access:||82%|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Galva, Kansas
Internet Access in Galva, Kansas
For more sparsely populated cities such as Galva, fixed wireless from towers and mobile LTE-type Internet services provide the most common broadband option. FCC records and our directly reported datasets indicate essentially zero wired broadband Internet access for residential purposes, but fixed wireless Internet provides a decent alternative with availability for practically one hundred percent of the population.
The average Galva subscriber has 3-4 providers serving any given address. Only 87.01 percent of Galva residents have one or fewer options for Internet.
Home Communications is a common second choice. They offer 87 percent local availability and a top speed of 80 Mbps. Wired broadband isn't actually the only option for Internet access in Galva. fixed wireless companies like KwiKom Communications can deliver 25 Mbps via wireless hardware. There are also 2 providers in Galva with enterprise and business/smb services like T1 or custom fiber loops. The small business providers listed here include all providers with business services online.
The information listed here is sourced via FCC reports, and is cross-validated against privatized databases to create more accurate results than is available from the FCC directly. Information about pricing and speed of current broadband plans is sourced by manually collecting thousands of plans every year.
According to the most recent FCC filings, Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are the most commonly avialable providers in Galva so far as coverage. As the interactive maps below show, the more common providers frequently cover the same addresses around Galva.
Internet Statistics 2021
87.0% of consumers in Galva1,000 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 Galva, Kansas
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|Moundridge Telephone Company||1,000 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s|
|Home Communications||80 Mbps||Fiber||1m 42s|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s|
|Rise Broadband||50 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||2m 43s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
|AT&T||25 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||5m 27s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Galva, Kansas
- Home Communications - 88.0% Availability in Galva - Speeds up to 80 Mbps
- Rise Broadband - 83.7% Availability in Galva - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- Moundridge Communications - 13.0% Availability in Galva - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- AT&T - 8.0% Availability in Galva - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Galva - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Galva - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
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 in Galva
Data from our research team suggests that some of the popular ISPs in Galva place a limit on streaming for their residential Internet plans. Data caps are controversial because customers view caps as a strategy to limit "cord cutting", while providers insist that they are a necessary tool for managing heavy network congestion. In either case, the issue is over-the-top streaming services, which can eat up one to seven Gigabytes/hour.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Galva
|KwiKom Communications||Fixed Wireless||99.8%+||25 Mbps|
|Home Communications||Fiber||88.0%+||80 Mbps|
|Rise Broadband||Fixed Wireless||83.7%+||50 Mbps|
|Moundridge Telephone Company||DSL and Fiber||13.0%+||1,000 Mbps|
|AT&T||Fixed Wireless||8.0%+||25 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||50 Mbps|
|KwiKom Communications||Fixed Wireless||100%||25 Mbps|
|Rise Broadband||Fixed Wireless||75.5%+||50 Mbps|
|Moundridge Telephone Company||Fiber||28.5%+||1,000 Mbps|
|AT&T||Fixed Wireless||15.9%+||25 Mbps|
Compare Galva to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Galva||13.2 Mbps||8||$0.22 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||349.1 Mbps ( +335.9 Mbps )||15 ( +7 )||$0.18 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||107.1 Mbps ( +93.9 Mbps )||18 ( +10 )||$0.20 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||99.7 Mbps ( +86.5 Mbps )||15 ( +7 )||$0.33 ( + $0.00 )|
|Houston||111.7 Mbps ( +98.5 Mbps )||21 ( +13 )||$0.21 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||115.3 Mbps ( +102.1 Mbps )||9 ( +1 )||$0.25 ( + $0.00 )|