Internet Service Providers in Wakeeney, Kansas

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Residential Internet Statistics for Wakeeney, KS
Wired Internet Providers: 3
Average Speed Test Result: 2.19 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 1,000 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 8.39%

Internet Access in Wakeeney, Kansas

Wakeeney currently has two common Internet service providers (ISPs): Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet. Viasat mostly offers Satellite service, with download speeds as high as 35 Mbps and availability in virtually one hundred percent of the population. HughesNet sells Satellite. They have availability in close to one hundred percent of Wakeeney.

The information listed here comes from FCC reports. Then, it is validated with private databases and direct provider reporting to provide more useful results than governmental websites. Speed and pricing data is sourced by our research experts, who gather thousands of plans every year.

Nex-Tech provides a common second choice. They offer 91 percent coverage and a maximum speed of 1,000 Mbps.

As of recent government reports, 29.21 percent of households (600 residents total) have a single choice for wired Internet service, or none at all.

To summarize, Fiber and Satellite are the most widely available network types available in the Wakeeney area. The map and speed test data seen below show how the real-world speed statistics vary when comparing specific zip codes and Internet providers in the area.

  • There are 6 internet providers in Wakeeney with 5 of those offering residential service
  • Wakeeney is the 439th most connected city in Kansas ahead of Ellis and Hill City, but behind Plainville, Hoxie, and Hays.

Internet Statistics 2021

600 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 Wakeeney, Kansas

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Nex-Tech 1,000 Mbps Fiber and DSL 8s
Vyve Broadband 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 35 Mbps Satellite 3m 54s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Wakeeney, Kansas

  • Nex-Tech - 91.4% Availability in Wakeeney - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Vyve Broadband - 83.9% Availability in Wakeeney - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Wakeeney - Speeds up to 35 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Wakeeney - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Wakeeney

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Wakeeney is the 439th most connected city in Kansas ahead of Ellis and Hill City, but behind Plainville, Hoxie, and Hays.

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

Fiber Availability: 92% of people living in Wakeeney 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 71% of Wakeeney 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 Trego County, approximately 200 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.

Data Caps on Wakeeney Internet Plans

Internet companies have moved to increase the use of data "plans" to consumer broadband plans in recent years. This trend holds true in the Wakeeney market, with providers like Vyve Broadband adding plans with data caps. This won't really matter for most customers, but it can affect subscribers that download a large amount of high-def video. If you have data usage concerns, look for fiber in your area using the search tool above. Fiber connections are usually pricier, but usually offer unlimited data and streaming because the fiber infrastructure doesn't share cable or DSL's bandwidth limitations.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Wakeeney

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Nex-Tech Fiber and DSL 91.4%+ 1,000 Mbps
Vyve Broadband Cable 83.9%+ 1,000 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 35 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Nex-Tech DSL and Fiber 100% 1,000 Mbps
Vyve Broadband Cable 6.8%+ 1,000 Mbps

Compare Wakeeney to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Wakeeney 2.2 Mbps 5 $0.33 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +346.9 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.19 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +104.9 Mbps ) 18 ( +13 ) $0.20 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +97.5 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.33 ( + $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +109.5 Mbps ) 21 ( +16 ) $0.21 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +113.1 Mbps ) 9 ( +4 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )