Internet Providers in Plainville, KS

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Residential Internet Statistics for Plainville, KS
Internet Providers: 7
Internet Plans: 8
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $66.08

Internet Access in Plainville, Kansas

Plainville Internet availability data on this page is based on FCC Form 477 datasets. Then, we ensure the data is compared and corrected against private lit address databases. We've verified 4,269 rows of governmental and private data on Internet availability in Plainville. There is limited speed test information for Plainville — 6 IP-verifiable records in the past year. For this reason you should note advertised speeds listed above.

There is a strong level of market competition between Internet companies in Plainville. However, 500 people in the area can't get access to multiple providers. If these customers aren't pleased by their provider, they have to use a lower-grade wireless connection. However, this isn't the norm in Plainville. The average household has 3-4 Internet choices.

DSL broadband from telephone companies has strong availability compared with other Internet technologies in Plainville since pretty much all houses are wired with telephone lines. Therefore, seeing as most buildings are already wired with landline phone access, it's no suprise that Plainville would have 81.34 percent DSL coverage.

Nex-Tech as well as AT&T Internet can also provide coverage in Plainville, often competing for the same customers.

Viasat Internet is the most frequently available provider overall. They offer coverage reaching virtually one hundred percent of the area. HughesNet is available to practically one hundred percent of residents. The top download speed advertised for Viasat reaches 35 Mbps. HughesNet advertised packages up to 25 Mbps. Anything above 10 megabits per second (Mbps) will be sufficient to stream lower-quality SD videos to devices on WiFi. However, it may become an issue when multiple people try to access high-bandwidth services such as Google Hangouts and etc. Explore the availability maps below to compare Internet options on a granular level.

  • There are 8 internet providers in Plainville with 7 of those offering residential service
  • Plainville is the 360th most connected city in Kansas ahead of Stockton, Hays, Ellis, Victoria, and Hill City.
  • Explore internet access for communities within Plainville: Zurich

Internet Statistics 2021

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

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Plainville, Kansas

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Nex-Tech 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
AT&T Internet 100 Mbps IPBB 1m 21s
EarthLink 18 Mbps DSL 7m 35s
AT&T 25 Mbps Fixed Wireless 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Plainville, Kansas

  • AT&T Internet - IPBB - 80.7% Availability in Plainville - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Nex-Tech - Fiber - 87.1% Availability in Plainville - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • EarthLink - DSL - 80.1% Availability in Plainville - Speeds up to 18 Mbps
  • AT&T - Fixed Wireless - 77.3% Availability in Plainville - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Plainville - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Plainville - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Plainville

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Plainville is the 360th most connected city in Kansas ahead of Stockton, Hays, Ellis, Victoria, and Hill City.

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

Approximately 300 people in Rooks County 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.

Fiber Availability: 87% of people living in Plainville have residential fiber service available to them.

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

Approximately 81% of Plainville residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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

In Rooks County, approximately 500 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.

Internet access in Plainville neighborhoods

Plainville Internet access data can be found in the following communities: Zurich.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Plainville

Provider Type Coverage Speed
AT&T Internet IPBB 80.7%+ 100 Mbps
Nex-Tech Fiber 87.1%+ 1,000 Mbps
EarthLink DSL 80.1%+ 18 Mbps
AT&T Fixed Wireless 77.3%+ 25 Mbps
Nex-Tech Fixed Wireless 12.3%+ 50 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Nex-Tech Fiber 100% 1,000 Mbps
AT&T Fixed Wireless 55.7%+ 25 Mbps
Verizon Business Copper 0.2%+ 1.5 Mbps

Compare Plainville to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Plainville 12.6 Mbps 7 $1.05 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +402.8 Mbps ) 16 ( +9 ) $0.52 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +106.3 Mbps ) 17 ( +10 ) $0.21 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +103.6 Mbps ) 15 ( +8 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +114.8 Mbps ) 23 ( +16 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +115 Mbps ) 8 ( +1 ) $0.29 ( $0.00 )