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Internet Providers in Aurora, Nebraska
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Internet Access in Aurora, Nebraska
The Aurora area has two commonly available providers: Viasat Internet and HughesNet. Viasat is primarily a Satellite provider. Their network offers download speeds up to 35 Mbps and coverage for near one hundred percent of the population. HughesNet offers Satellite, with availability for close to one hundred percent of the area.
Hamilton.net is another common Internet option in Aurora, offering DSL service available to 98 percent of the area. Viaero Wireless offers an alternative wireless service to 92 percent of Aurora. Keep in mind that fixed wireless has to have roof access or line of site with a Viaero Wireless access point.
The level of competition between broadband providers in Aurora is overall strong, with most areas having 3-4 providers available in their area. This choice isn't spread out equally, however. A notable 6.47 percent of the population still have only one or fewer options for true wired broadband service.
Keep in mind that since FCC coverage data is only collected biannually and only made public six months after filing, provider availability shown in the results below may not include the most recent network upgrades. We collect availability data directly from some ISPs to help reduce this delay.
In summary, Satellite and Fixed Wireless are currently the most prevalent types of broadband in the Aurora area. The mapping tools and speed test data below show how the real-world speed test and performance results differ between zip codes and ISPs in and around the area.
Internet Statistics 2022
6.5% of consumers in Aurora300 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 Aurora, Nebraska
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Mainstay Communications||1,000 Mbps||Fiber and DSL||8s||2.1%|
|Windstream||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||1.4%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Rise Broadband||25 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||5m 27s||16.4%|
|Hamilton.net||30 Mbps||DSL||4m 33s||98.2%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
Internet Provider Competition Map For Aurora
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.
Compare Aurora to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Aurora||48.1 Mbps||11||$0.67 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||545.6 Mbps ( +497.5 Mbps )||21 ( +10 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||161.3 Mbps ( +113.2 Mbps )||20 ( +9 )||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||180.9 Mbps ( +132.8 Mbps )||19 ( +8 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||186.6 Mbps ( +138.5 Mbps )||26 ( +15 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||179.1 Mbps ( +131 Mbps )||10 ( -1 )||$0.36 ( $0.00 )|