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Internet Providers in Broadwater, Nebraska
Residential Internet Statistics for Broadwater, NE
|Fastest Speed Available:||100 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$67.46|
Most Popular Internet Providers in Broadwater, Nebraska:
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Internet Access in Broadwater, Nebraska
DSL service is currently the only high-speed wired network option with widespread coverage for residents of Broadwater. As of our latest data pull, it can be accessed by around 66.18 percent of the city. DSL Internet service reaches subscribers over twisted copper phone wires, which is the reason it almost always comes from landline phone companies, such as CenturyLink.
The information listed here is primarily sourced via FCC coverage reports, and is cross-validated with private data sources to provide more accurate results than is available from the FCC directly. Speed and pricing data is sourced by manually collecting thousands of plans each year.
Viasat Internet is the most commonly available provider in Broadwater. They are accessible for near one hundred percent of Broadwater. HughesNet is also a common option, serving practically one hundred percent of residents with Satellite broadband service. HughesNet's fastest package in Broadwater is 25 megabits per second download.
Since many houses come pre-wired for one phone (DSL) provider and cable networks don't generally overlap, the average home in Broadwater has 2-3 wired Internet providers available to them. 95.95% of Broadwater residents have one or fewer options. Regardless of other technologies with local coverage, DSL and cable Internet usually provide the most agreeable price for home use.
Besides the Internet options detailed above, CenturyLink is a third choice for wired broadband in 50 percent of the Broadwater area. Wireless providers like Action Communications and satellite Internet providers such as are also sometimes a good choice. However, the incumbent wired options are usually a stronger value so far as performance and price.
Internet Statistics 2021
96.0% of consumers in Broadwater300 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 Broadwater, Nebraska
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||50.3%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Dalton Telephone||55 Mbps||DSL||2m 28s||14.7%|
|KDSI Internet Services||6 Mbps||DSL||22m 45s||5.2%|
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.
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 in Broadwater
Data from our researchers suggests that many of the popular providers in Broadwater use data caps for their home Internet plans. Data caps are a public issue since consumers see caps as a tactic to discourage streaming. Providers explain they are a necessary tool as they struggle to manage heavy network traffic. Either way, the issue is streaming video, which easily eats up one to seven Gigabytes per hour.