Internet Providers in Crofton, Nebraska

Most Popular Internet Providers in Crofton, Nebraska:

Showing 1 to 4 Providers

  • 1. 1. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-50mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 2. 2. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. 3. CenturyLink
    3.3% Available
    3.3%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
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    0.5 Mbps
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    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-100mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Installation: Tech installation fee of up to $125 may apply. Self-installation, if available at your location, may also be selected.
    • Price Range: $50 - $50
    • Contracts: None - None required
  • 4. 4. Great Plains
    72.8% Available
    72.8%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    5 Mbps
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    • Fiber
    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 15-100mbps
    • Connection: DSL and Fiber
    • Installation: Includes installation and activation.
    • Price Range: $57.95 - $57.95
    • Contracts: None - None required
  • 1. 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    3 Mbps
    Download
    1.5 Mbps
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-3mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. 2. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. 3. Viaero Wireless
    97.9% Available
    97.9%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    6 Mbps
    Download
    1.5 Mbps
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-6mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $5 - $45
  • 4. 4. U.S. Cellular
    91.2% Available
    91.2%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    0.768 Mbps
    Download
    0.2 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-0.768mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $160

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Internet Access in Crofton, Nebraska

Information here is calculated based on the FCC's bi-annual broadband coverage reporting. We leverage direct provider coverage reports and other private datasets to enhance the data down to the census block level. Plane and pricing data is aggregated manually by our data analysis team. Locally, we've found and verified 155 broadband plans in Crofton in the past few years. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 54 records as of 2021. This gives a snapshot of what some subscribers are getting in the area, but trends low since tests are usually run to diagnose home networking issues.

96.24 percent of residents (1,000 residents total) are limited to a single option for home broadband, or none.

Great Plains Communications is a common second choice to the primary providers. They offer a maximum speed of 50 Mbps.

Taking a look now at network tech with significant infrastructure already built in Crofton, the most common wired broadband Internet technology varieties are Satellite (close to one hundred percent coverage) and DSL and Fiber (72.80 percent coverage).

According to the most recent FCC filings, Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the strongest providers in Crofton so far as coverage area. As the interactive maps below show, these companies frequently cover the same addresses in different blocks around Crofton.

Internet Statistics 2021

1,000 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 Crofton, Nebraska

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Great Plains Communications 100 Mbps DSL and Fiber 1m 21s 72.8%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 3.3%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Crofton

Crofton Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Crofton is the 505th most connected city in Nebraska behind Creighton, Yankton, Hartington, Bloomfield, and Springfield.

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

Approximately 1,000 people in Knox 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.

Fiber Availability: 6% of people living in Crofton have residential fiber service available to them.

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

In Knox 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 Caps in Crofton

Data collected by our researchers shows that popular providers in Crofton place a limit on streaming on home Internet packages. Data caps are controversial because consumers view them as a strategy for limiting "cord cutting", while providers insist that data caps are a reasonable strategy for managing heavy network congestion. In either case, the issue is the same: streaming services, which can use anywhere from 1–7GB/hr.

Compare Crofton to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Crofton 10.9 Mbps 5 $3.80 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +523.5 Mbps ) 17 ( +12 ) $0.48 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +137.9 Mbps ) 17 ( +12 ) $0.28 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +149.7 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.32 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +158.6 Mbps ) 23 ( +18 ) $0.31 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +151.2 Mbps ) 8 ( +3 ) $0.66 ( $0.00 )