Internet Service Providers in Smith Center, Kansas
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Residential Internet Statistics for Smith Center, KS
|Wired Internet Providers:||4|
|Average Speed Test Result:||18.19 Mbps|
|Top Advertised Speed:||1,000 Mbps|
|No Broadband Access:||11.31%|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Smith Center, Kansas
Internet Access in Smith Center, Kansas
Smith Center has a total of 9 broadband providers offering home service. If you include business Internet, that's 12 Internet providers overall, like Nex-Tech. (Some might be "doubles" as many providers list residential and business services separately.)
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) has the largest coverage area in Smith Center. They are available to near one hundred percent of Smith Center. HughesNet is also a common option, serving virtually one hundred percent of local addresses with Satellite service. HughesNet's fastest plan in Smith Center is 25 Mbps.
The information on this page comes via FCC filings. Coverage data is confirmed using privatized databases to output more granular results than is available from government websites. Speed and pricing data is sourced by our research team, who collect tens of thousands of data points every year. We've analyzed 164 Smith Center Internet plans from 2014–present. There are 43 Internet packages currently marketed in the area.
The average home in Smith Center has 4-5 providers serving their location. Still, 16.22 percent of Smith Center residents have one choice for residential broadband service.
Overall, the most common broadband options within Smith Center are Fixed Wireless and IPBB. The mapping and speed test data seen below show how the real-world speed results differ between zip codes and Internet providers in Smith Center.
Internet Statistics 2021
16.2% of consumers in Smith Center300 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 Smith Center, Kansas
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|Nex-Tech||1,000 Mbps||Fiber and DSL||8s|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||35 Mbps||Satellite||3m 54s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
|AT&T||100 Mbps||Fixed Wireless and DSL||1m 21s|
|Great Plains Communications||50 Mbps||DSL||2m 43s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Smith Center, Kansas
- AT&T - 89.0% Availability in Smith Center - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- Nex-Tech - 88.7% Availability in Smith Center - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Great Plains - 1.2% Availability in Smith Center - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Smith Center - Speeds up to 35 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Smith Center - 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.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Smith Center
|AT&T||Fixed Wireless and DSL||89.0%+||100 Mbps|
|Nex-Tech||Fiber, DSL, and Fixed Wireless||88.7%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Viaero Wireless||Fixed Wireless||89.2%+||25 Mbps|
|Great Plains Communications||DSL||1.2%+||50 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||35 Mbps|
|Nex-Tech||Fixed Wireless, DSL, and Fiber||100%||1,000 Mbps|
|AT&T||Fixed Wireless||32.8%+||25 Mbps|
|Great Plains Communications||DSL||2.2%+||5 Mbps|
Compare Smith Center to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Smith Center||18.2 Mbps||10||$1.05 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||349.1 Mbps ( +330.9 Mbps )||15 ( +5 )||$0.18 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||107.1 Mbps ( +88.9 Mbps )||18 ( +8 )||$0.20 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||99.7 Mbps ( +81.5 Mbps )||15 ( +5 )||$0.33 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||111.7 Mbps ( +93.5 Mbps )||21 ( +11 )||$0.21 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||115.3 Mbps ( +97.1 Mbps )||9 ( -1 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|