Internet Providers in Callaway, NE

Residential Internet Statistics for Callaway, NE
Internet Service Providers: 2
Plans Start From: $35
Top Download Speed: 100 Mbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Callaway, Nebraska:

Showing 1 to 4 Providers

  • 1. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 2. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 3. Great Plains
    74.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    74.2% Available
  • 4. Viaero Wireless
    6.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    6.5% Available

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Internet Access in Callaway, Nebraska

DSL service is the only wired network option that has widespread coverage within Callaway. As of the latest data, it's available to approximately 55.76 percent of residents. DSL service is delivered bytraditional landline telephone wires on utility poles. This is the reason it comes from traditional phone companies like Great Plains Communications.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the most common Internet choices in Callaway.

We should note here that since FCC data is currently collected twice a year and only published 6+ months after filing, providers listed in the results may not reflect the latest network expansions. Our process incorporates coverage data directly from some providers to help reduce the lag.

61.82 percent of Callaway is without a choice so far as broadband Internet service. This is not a surprise, seeing as market competition between providers is poor. Addresses in the city usually have 1-2 options for Internet service.

Aside from the Internet options listed above, Great Plains Communications is another option to consider. They have wired broadband in 74 percent of the Callaway area. Wireless options like satellite and mobile are commonly advertised, but the wired options detailed above virtually always provide better pricing. As shown below, the vast majority of Callaway residents can get service from some form of wired Internet.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Callaway, Nebraska

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Great Plains Communications 100 Mbps DSL and Fiber 1m 21s 74.2%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
600 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

Callaway is the 320th most connected city in Nebraska ahead of Cozad, but behind North Platte, Lexington, Gothenburg, and Broken Bow.

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

Approximately 700 people in Custer County don't have access to any wired internet.

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This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Fiber Availability: 59% of people living in Callaway have residential fiber service available to them.

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Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 38% of Callaway residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Custer County, approximately 2,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

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Compare Callaway to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Callaway 22.3 Mbps 5 $3.78 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +559.4 Mbps ) 22 ( +17 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +150.5 Mbps ) 21 ( +16 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +177.4 Mbps ) 20 ( +15 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +179.9 Mbps ) 27 ( +22 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +174.2 Mbps ) 11 ( +6 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )