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Internet Providers in Valley Falls, Kansas
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Internet Access in Valley Falls, Kansas
The average address in Valley Falls has access to 3-4 Internet Service Providers, or "ISPs." This is a strong amount of choice contrasted with similar-sized cities. Competition is correlated with more consumer-friendly pricing.
As you might expect with a city of Valley Falls's relatively low level of broadband competition, the average speeds recorded within city limits fall under the Kansas average. The current average speed in Valley Falls over the past twelve months is 30.67 Mbps.
Coverage from the two biggest providers, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, generally, will overlap. As you might expect, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is common.
The packages shown above are manually gathered by our research team. The 38 plans displayed above are the most current out of 224 broadband packages we've seen in Valley Falls to date.
Aside from the providers listed above, T-Mobile Home Internet provides a third option for wired broadband in 81 percent of the Valley Falls area. Fixed wireless companies such as Mercury Wireless and satellite providers like are worth considering, but the incumbent wired providers usually offer a better value when it comes to performance and price.
Internet Statistics 2022
49.6% of consumers in Valley Falls1,000 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 Valley Falls, Kansas
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Giant Communications||300 Mbps||Cable||27s||50.4%|
|Rainbow Communications||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||1.3%|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||73.7%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|T-Mobile Home Internet||115 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 11s||81.4%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Ultra Home Internet||100 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||81.4%|
|CenturyLink||10 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||13m 39s||20.7%|
Internet Provider Competition Map For Valley Falls
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.
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.
Data Cap Issues and Cord Cutting Around Valley Falls
Data collected by our researchers suggests that common ISPs in Valley Falls currently place some sort of limit on streaming on home Internet connections. Data caps are controversial since customers see caps as a tactic for limiting streaming services, while providers explain they are a necessary strategy for managing network traffic. Either way, the culprit is the same: over-the-top streaming, which can eat up one to seven Gigabytes/hr.
Compare Valley Falls to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Valley Falls||30.7 Mbps||12||$0.90 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||545.6 Mbps ( +514.9 Mbps )||21 ( +9 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||161.3 Mbps ( +130.6 Mbps )||20 ( +8 )||$0.22 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||180.9 Mbps ( +150.2 Mbps )||19 ( +7 )||$0.22 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||186.6 Mbps ( +155.9 Mbps )||26 ( +14 )||$0.20 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||179.1 Mbps ( +148.4 Mbps )||10 ( -2 )||$0.36 ( $0.00 )|