Internet Providers in Dakota City, NE

Residential Internet Statistics for Dakota City, NE
Internet Service Providers: 6
Plans Start From: $45
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Dakota City, Nebraska:

Showing 1 to 8 Providers

  • 1. CenturyLink
    79.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    79.2% Available
  • 2. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    31.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    31.4% Available
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. FiberComm
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *10 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 6. 6. Nextlink Internet
    76.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    76.2% Available
  • 7. 7. Sparklight
    73.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    73.8% Available
  • 8. 8. NNTC
    7.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    7.2% Available

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Internet Access in Dakota City, Nebraska

Viasat Internet has the strongest coverage footprint in Dakota City. HughesNet is also a common option.

CenturyLink and Sparklight (formerly Cable One) also have coverage in Dakota City, with significant overlap in some streets.

The plans shown here are collected manually by our data science division.

Cable and DSL are the two dominant broadband network options in the Dakota City metro area, frequently overlapping and generally competing on service quality. Coaxial cable speed is usually better. That said, big-picture metrics found with either Internet technology type are similar.

Initialize the interactive map shown below to explore broadband options on a street level. As illustrated, while most addresses have 3-4 choices, some areas can be less well-served and might only have one company in their area. As of 2022, a notable 26.09 percent of residents are limited to one or fewer Internet options.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Dakota City, Nebraska

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Sparklight (formerly Cable One) 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 73.8%
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 79.2%
Northeast Nebraska Telephone Company 100 Mbps Fiber 1m 21s 7.2%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 31.4%
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.

Dakota City is the 232nd most connected city in Nebraska ahead of Sergeant Bluff and Lawton, but behind South Sioux City, North Sioux City, and Sioux City.

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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 Dakota 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: 7% of people living in Dakota City 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 74% of Dakota City 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 Dakota 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.

Map of ISPs in Dakota City

Dakota City Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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