Internet Providers in Wathena, Kansas

Most Popular Internet Providers in Wathena, Kansas:

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  • 1. 1. CenturyLink
    86.5% Available
    86.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
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    940 Mbps
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    • Fiber
    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-940mbps
    • Connection: DSL and Fiber
    • Installation: Tech installation fee of up to $125 may apply. Self-installation, if available at your location, may also be selected.
    • Price Range: $50 - $65
    • Contracts: None - None required
  • 2. 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-50mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 3. 3. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. AT&T Internet
    2.1% Available
    2.1%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    5 Mbps
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    1 Mbps
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    Not all internet speeds available in all areas. *See offer details.
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    • Deal
    • IPBB
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 5-5mbps
    • Connection: IPBB
    • Installation: Up to $99.00 installation fee.
    • Price Range: $45 - $55
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 5. 5. Rainbow
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    6 Mbps
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  • 6. 6. St Joe Wireless
    95.7% Available
    95.7%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    20 Mbps
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    8 Mbps
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 4-20mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Includes basic installation.
    • Price Range: $44.95 - $94.95
    • Contracts: 1 Year - 1 Year required
  • 7. 7. BBWI
    82.3% Available
    82.3%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    12 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 1-12mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Includes standard installation.
    • Price Range: $38 - $58
    • Contracts: 1 Year - 1 Year required
    Deal
    There are 3 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 8. 8. Rainbow
    69.8% Available
    69.8%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    350 Mbps
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    10 Mbps
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    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 50-350mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $59.95 - $109.95
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  • 1. 1. BBWI
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    16 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 1-16mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Includes standard installation.
    • Price Range: $73 - $185
    • Contracts: 1 Year - 1 Year required
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. 2. St Joe Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    20 Mbps
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    8 Mbps
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 4-20mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Includes basic installation.
    • Price Range: $79.95 - $129.95
    • Contracts: 1 Year - 1 Year required
  • 3. 3. CenturyLink Business
    6% Available
    6%

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    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
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    940 Mbps
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  • 4. 4. Unite Private
    5% Available
    5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
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    1000 Mbps
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  • 1. 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. 2. T-Mobile
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
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    6 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $60 - $85
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. 3. Verizon
    99.1% Available
    99.1%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider

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Internet Access in Wathena, Kansas

Data surfaced here is calculated from the FCC's bi-annual provider territory filings. Our data also includes direct reporting from providers to further validate that data. Plan and pricing data is gathered manually through our market research team. To date, we've aggregated 222 broadband plans in Wathena in the past few years. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 20 records as of 2021. This gives a snapshot of what some subscribers are getting in the area, but trends low since tests are usually run to diagnose home networking issues.

Viasat Internet has the widest availability in Wathena. virtually one hundred percent of Wathena census blocks can get Internet service from them. HughesNet is also a common choice, providing near one hundred percent of local addresses with predominantly Satellite service. The fastest plan we've found for HughesNet in Wathena is 25 Mbps.

CenturyLink provides an second choice to the primary providers, serving Wathena with 86 percent availability and a maximum speed of 80 Mbps. Wired broadband isn't the only option for Internet service in Wathena. fixed wireless companies such as Rainbow Communications are able to deliver 6 Mbps or more over wireless hardware. There are 2 companies within the city with enterprise and business/smb products and services like SD-WAN. Our search results include all providers with business services online, although some providers offer both residential and business-class Internet.

In terms of network technology installed Wathena, we see that the most widespread hardwired Internet technology options are DSL and Fiber and Satellite, with 86.47% and virtually one hundred percent respectively.

Activate the interactive map shown below to explore broadband choice at the street level. As you can see, while the majority of neighborhoods have around 4-5 choices, others can be less fortunate or may be limited to one. As of 2021, a surprising 38.97 percent of households are limited to one Internet service choice.

Internet Statistics 2021

900 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 Wathena, Kansas

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
CenturyLink 940 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 86.5%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Rainbow Communications 350 Mbps Cable 23s 69.8%
AT&T Internet 5 Mbps IPBB 27m 18s 2.1%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Wathena

Wathena Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Wathena is the 237th most connected city in Kansas ahead of Troy, but behind Atchison, Saint Joseph, Savannah, and Dearborn.

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

Approximately 100 people in Doniphan 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.

Approximately 61% of Wathena 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 Doniphan County, approximately 800 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 Cap Issues in Wathena

Data collected by our market research team suggests that common ISPs use data caps for their home Internet plans. Data caps are disliked because subscribers view them as a strategy for limiting streaming services, while providers explain that caps are a necessary tool for managing heavy network congestion. In either case, the problem is the same: video streaming, which easily uses anywhere from 1–7GB per hour.

Compare Wathena to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Wathena 31.4 Mbps 9 $0.24 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +503 Mbps ) 17 ( +8 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +117.4 Mbps ) 17 ( +8 ) $0.16 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +129.2 Mbps ) 15 ( +6 ) $0.20 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +138.1 Mbps ) 23 ( +14 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +130.7 Mbps ) 8 ( -1 ) $0.19 ( $0.00 )