Internet Providers in Cairo, Nebraska

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Residential Internet Statistics for Cairo, NE
Wired Internet Providers: 4
Average Speed Test Result: 31.42 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 940 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 42.57%

Internet Access in Cairo, Nebraska

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) has the strongest coverage footprint in Cairo. HughesNet is also a common option.

Broadband competition in Cairo is overall high. The average resident has around 5-6 Internet providers available to them. This choice isn't spread out equally. A notable 40.59 percent of the population are still limited to one or fewer options.

Cable providers like Spectrum and DSL Internet service providers like KDSI Internet Services make up the top broadband network types available around Cairo.

Keep in mind that since FCC data is currently only collected twice annually and only published six or more months later, availability shown in the results might not reflect the latest network expansions.

Outside of the Internet providers listed above, KDSI Internet Services provides a third option for wired broadband in 99 percent of Cairo. Wireless companies such as are sometimes a good choice, but the main wired providers usually offer a stronger deal when it comes to speed and price.

Internet Statistics 2021

500 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 Cairo, Nebraska

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Spectrum 940 Mbps Cable 8s
Rise Broadband 100 Mbps Fixed Wireless 1m 21s
Nebraska Central Telephone 100 Mbps DSL and Fiber 1m 21s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 35 Mbps Satellite 3m 54s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
KDSI Internet Services 6 Mbps DSL 22m 45s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Cairo, Nebraska

  • KDSI Internet Services - 99.4% Availability in Cairo - Speeds up to 6 Mbps
  • Rise Broadband - 91.4% Availability in Cairo - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Spectrum - 55.7% Availability in Cairo - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • Nebraska Central Telephone - 2.9% Availability in Cairo - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Cairo - Speeds up to 35 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Cairo - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Cairo

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Cairo is the 39th most connected city in Nebraska ahead of Doniphan, Saint Paul, and Ravenna, but behind Wood River and Grand Island.

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

Approximately 56 people in Hall 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 59% of Cairo 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 Hall County, approximately 3,000 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 and Cord Cutting Around Cairo

Data collected by our researchers shows that popular providers in the area currently place a limit on streaming on residential Internet connections. Data caps are a public issue lately because subscribers view caps as a strategy for limiting streaming. Providers explain that they are a necessary strategy as they struggle to manage network congestion. Either way, the problem is streaming services, which can use anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes/hour.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Cairo

Provider Type Coverage Speed
KDSI Internet Services DSL and Fixed Wireless 99.4%+ 50 Mbps Fixed Wireless 100% 15 Mbps
Rise Broadband Fixed Wireless 91.4%+ 100 Mbps
Viaero Wireless Fixed Wireless 71.9%+ 25 Mbps
Spectrum Cable 55.7%+ 940 Mbps
Prairie Hills Wireless Fixed Wireless 43.3%+ 160 Mbps
Nebraska Central Telephone DSL and Fiber 2.9%+ 100 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 35 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Rise Broadband Fixed Wireless 100% 100 Mbps
Great Plains Communications Fiber 60.5%+ -- Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable 14.4%+ 940 Mbps
NebraskaLink Fiber 10.7%+ 1,000 Mbps

Compare Cairo to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Cairo 31.4 Mbps 11 $0.48 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +317.7 Mbps ) 15 ( +4 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +75.7 Mbps ) 18 ( +7 ) $0.20 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +68.3 Mbps ) 15 ( +4 ) $0.33 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +80.3 Mbps ) 21 ( +10 ) $0.21 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +83.9 Mbps ) 9 ( -2 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )