Internet Service Providers in Doniphan, Nebraska

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Residential Internet Statistics for Doniphan, NE
Wired Internet Providers: 2
Average Speed Test Result: 10.48 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 1,000 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 3.14%

Internet Access in Doniphan, Nebraska

Doniphan currently has two main Internet service providers: Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet. Viasat is primarily a Satellite provider. They have download speeds up to 35 Mbps and availability for close to one hundred percent of the population. As for HughesNet, they market Satellite. They have availability in near one hundred percent of the area.

Broadband competition available for Doniphan is strong. The average household has 5-6 providers to choose from. This choice isn't spread out equally, however. A surprising 92.81 percent of households in the area are limited to one or fewer options for wired broadband services.

DSL providers deliver broadband services over telephone wires, which explains why DSL frequently comes through corporations that bundle Internet access with landline telephone connections. DSL Internet is available to 95.19 percent of addresses in Doniphan. copper DSL lines have limited bandwidth when compared to fiber/cable lines. The reason this matters is: reduced speeds. The Doniphan average speed (download only) is only 10.48 Mbps , partly thanks to the tech limitations outlined on this page. The Doniphan average speed is, in context, under the 88.94 Mbps Nebraska average.

Keep in mind that since FCC data is only processed twice a year and only published six months after, provider availability shown may not include the latest network upgrades. This page incorporates direct provider reporting to help fix this issue.

While the main ISPs are Viasat and HughesNet, Hamilton.net also serves the area with service for 90 percent of addresses and a recorded maximum speed of 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless plans from companies like Viaero Wireless deliver 15 Mbps or more using direct wireless links. See the map below to compare broadband coverage on a granular level.

Internet Statistics 2021

1,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Doniphan, Nebraska

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Hamilton.net 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 35 Mbps Satellite 3m 54s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Doniphan, Nebraska

  • Hamilton - 90.2% Availability in Doniphan - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Doniphan - Speeds up to 35 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Doniphan - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Doniphan

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Doniphan is the 111th most connected city in Nebraska ahead of Aurora and Juniata, but behind Wood River, Grand Island, and Hastings.

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.

Fiber Availability: 5% of people living in Doniphan 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 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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Doniphan

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Hamilton.net DSL, Fiber, and Fixed Wireless 90.2%+ 1,000 Mbps
Viaero Wireless Fixed Wireless 99.2%+ 25 Mbps
KDSI Internet Services Fixed Wireless 95.5%+ 50 Mbps
Glenwood Telephone Fixed Wireless 94.9%+ 12 Mbps
LTD Broadband Fixed Wireless 53.3%+ 100 Mbps
Big Red Communications Fixed Wireless 30.3%+ 32 Mbps
iSpeed Internet Fixed Wireless 27.2%+ 32 Mbps
Superior Inet Fixed Wireless 5.4%+ 20 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 35 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Hamilton.net DSL and Fiber 100% 1,000 Mbps
Glenwood Telephone Fixed Wireless 100% 12 Mbps
Great Plains Communications Fiber 15.7%+ -- Mbps

Compare Doniphan to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Doniphan 10.5 Mbps 14 $0.22 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +338.6 Mbps ) 15 ( +1 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +96.6 Mbps ) 18 ( +4 ) $0.20 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +89.2 Mbps ) 15 ( +1 ) $0.33 ( + $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +101.2 Mbps ) 21 ( +7 ) $0.21 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +104.8 Mbps ) 9 ( -5 ) $0.26 ( + $0.00 )