Internet Providers in Battle Creek, Nebraska
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Residential Internet Statistics for Battle Creek, NE
|Wired Internet Providers:||5|
|Average Speed Test Result:||5.42 Mbps|
|Top Advertised Speed:||1,000 Mbps|
|No Broadband Access:||23.24%|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Battle Creek, Nebraska
Internet Access in Battle Creek, Nebraska
Battle Creek features only two major Internet service choices to grapple with — coaxial cable (74.76% coverage) and DSL (90.46% availability). Cable Internet is delivered from traditional cable TV corporations using their pre-existing coaxial television cables on utility poles. DSL is delivered over phone wires. Most Battle Creek neighborhoods and addresses can subscribe to both cable service and/or DSL from two alternating Internet companies.
Rise Broadband as well as Frontier Communications also offer Internet service in Battle Creek, often competing for the same customers.
The packages displayed on this page are manually gathered by our research team. The 50 Internet packages shown are the most current out of 267 broadband packages we've aggregated in Battle Creek to date.
Coverage from Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet, in most cases, will overlap. As you might expect, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is common in Battle Creek.
Click into the map below for more insights on broadband market competition at the granular census block level. Although the majority of census blocks have 4 options for service, others are less well-served and may only have one company in the area.
Internet Statistics 2021
25.5% of consumers in Battle Creek300 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 Battle Creek, Nebraska
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|Sparklight (formerly Cable One)||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s|
|Stealth Broadband||200 Mbps||Fiber||40s|
|CenturyLink||40 Mbps||DSL||3m 24s|
|Rise Broadband||50 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||2m 43s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
|Frontier Communications||115 Mbps||DSL||1m 11s|
|American Broadband||50 Mbps||DSL||2m 43s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Battle Creek, Nebraska
- Rise Broadband - 98.6% Availability in Battle Creek - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- Frontier - 89.0% Availability in Battle Creek - Speeds up to 115 Mbps
- Sparklight - 74.8% Availability in Battle Creek - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Stealth Broadband - 11.3% Availability in Battle Creek - Speeds up to 200 Mbps
- American Broadband - 2.0% Availability in Battle Creek - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- CenturyLink - 1.4% Availability in Battle Creek - Speeds up to 40 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Battle Creek - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Battle Creek - 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.
Data Caps and Cord Cutting in Battle Creek
Data from our researchers suggests that popular providers place a limit on data use on home Internet connections. Data caps are disliked since subscribers see caps as a tactic for limiting streaming services. Providers maintain data caps are a reasonable strategy for managing network congestion. In either case, the culprit is the same: streaming video, which can use one to seven Gigabytes per hour.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Battle Creek
|Nextlink Internet||Fixed Wireless||100%||100 Mbps|
|Rise Broadband||Fixed Wireless||98.6%+||50 Mbps|
|Frontier Communications||DSL||89.0%+||115 Mbps|
|Stealth Broadband||Fiber and Fixed Wireless||70.6%+||200 Mbps|
|Sparklight (formerly Cable One)||Cable||74.8%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Viaero Wireless||Fixed Wireless||59.1%+||25 Mbps|
|American Broadband||DSL||2.0%+||50 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||100 Mbps|
|Rise Broadband||Fixed Wireless||100%||50 Mbps|
|Nextlink Internet||Fixed Wireless||100%||100 Mbps|
|Frontier Business||DSL||100%||115 Mbps|
|Stealth Broadband||Fixed Wireless and Fiber||30.9%+||200 Mbps|
|Great Plains Communications||Fiber||10.4%+||-- Mbps|
|CenturyLink Business||DSL||6.9%+||40 Mbps|
Compare Battle Creek to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Battle Creek||5.4 Mbps||11||$0.44 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||349.1 Mbps ( +343.7 Mbps )||15 ( +4 )||$0.18 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||107.1 Mbps ( +101.7 Mbps )||18 ( +7 )||$0.20 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||99.7 Mbps ( +94.3 Mbps )||15 ( +4 )||$0.33 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||111.7 Mbps ( +106.3 Mbps )||21 ( +10 )||$0.21 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||115.3 Mbps ( +109.9 Mbps )||9 ( -2 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|