Internet Providers in Decatur, NE

Residential Internet Statistics for Decatur, NE
Internet Service Providers: 5
Plans Start From: $49.95
Top Download Speed: 100 Mbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Decatur, Nebraska:

Showing 1 to 7 Providers

  • 1. Rise Broadband
    43.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    43.7% Available
  • 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 3. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • CenturyLink
    1.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    1.1% Available
  • 5. 4. American Broadband
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *5
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 6. 5. Nextlink Internet
    99.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    99.9% Available
  • 7. 6. NNTC
    92.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    92.1% Available
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Internet Access in Decatur, Nebraska

Decatur currently features two widespread wired Internet service providers (ISPs): Viasat Internet and HughesNet. Viasat mostly offers Satellite service. Their network has speeds up to 100 Mbps and availability in close to one hundred percent of the population. As for HughesNet, they provide Satellite. Their Internet services have availability for practically one hundred percent of Decatur and advertised download speeds of 25 Mbps.

The packages listed here are manually gathered by our data analysis team.

Northeast Nebraska Telephone Company and Rise Broadband can also provide Internet service in Decatur, offering 92 percent and 43 percent penetration.

There's above-average choice between Internet companies in the Decatur area, but 700 residents don't have access to multiple providers. This means that if they aren't pleased by their provider, they are left with no choice but to use a less reliable wireless backup. However, this issue isn't widespread in Decatur. The average household has 3-4 Internet choices.

Overall, Satellite and Fixed Wireless are the most widespread types of Internet service available in Decatur. The coverage maps and user speed test data seen below illustrate how the real-world speed statistics vary between specific zip codes and ISPs in the area.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Decatur, Nebraska

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
Northeast Nebraska Telephone Company 100 Mbps Fiber 1m 21s 92.1%
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 1.1%
Rise Broadband 50 Mbps Fixed Wireless 2m 43s 43.7%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
700 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.

Decatur is the 377th most connected city in Nebraska ahead of Winnebago, but behind West Point, Oakland, Tekamah, and Onawa.

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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 600 people in Burt 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: 92% of people living in Decatur 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.

In Burt County, approximately 1,000 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 Decatur to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Decatur 11.1 Mbps 7 $3.26 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +570.6 Mbps ) 22 ( +15 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +161.7 Mbps ) 21 ( +14 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +188.6 Mbps ) 20 ( +13 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +191.1 Mbps ) 27 ( +20 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +185.4 Mbps ) 11 ( +4 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )