Internet Providers in Fort Calhoun, Nebraska

Most Popular Internet Providers in Fort Calhoun, Nebraska:

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  • 1. 1. Rise Broadband
    41.3% Available
    41.3%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
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    5 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-50mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Free installation.
    • Price Range: $34.95 - $64.95
    Deal
    There are 1 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

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

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
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    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
  • 4. 4. CenturyLink
    17.6% Available
    17.6%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
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    940 Mbps
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    • Fiber
    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-940mbps
    • Connection: DSL and Fiber
    • Installation: Tech installation fee of up to $125 may apply. Self-installation, if available at your location, may also be selected.
    • Price Range: $50 - $65
    • Contracts: None - None required
  • 5. 5. Future Technologies
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
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    10 Mbps
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 3-100mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $34.99 - $89.99
  • 6. 6. American Broadband
    88.8% Available
    88.8%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
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    10 Mbps
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    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 10-100mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Price Range: $79 - $100
  • 7. 7. Western Iowa Wireless
    63.1% Available
    63.1%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
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  • 1. 1. Rise Broadband
    50.5% Available
    50.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
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    5 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-100mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $80.94 - $120.94
    • Contracts: None - None required
    Deal
    There are 3 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. 2. Rise Broadband
    50.5% Available
    50.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
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    5 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-50mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $80.94 - $120.94
    • Contracts: None - None required
    Deal
    There are 3 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. 3. Unite Private
    35.7% Available
    35.7%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
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    1000 Mbps
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  • 4. 4. CenturyLink Business
    12.1% Available
    12.1%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    40 Mbps
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    5 Mbps
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  • 1. 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. 2. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

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    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
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    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. U.S. Cellular
    99% Available
    99%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    0.768 Mbps
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    0.2 Mbps
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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
  • 4. 4. T-Mobile
    91.4% Available
    91.4%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    6 Mbps
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    1.5 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-6mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $60 - $85
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 5. 5. Cricket
    19% Available
    19%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    0.768 Mbps
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    0.2 Mbps
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-0.768mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $35 - $55

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Internet Access in Fort Calhoun, Nebraska

Data here is based on the FCC's bi-annual provider territory reports. Our data also includes direct provider coverage reports and other privatized data to further validate that data down to the census block level. Pricing and plan information is hand-gathered manually by our data team. BroadbandNow has analyzed 309 broadband plans in Fort Calhoun. Speed averages are drawn from 2,930 speed test recordingsover the past 12 months.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the main Internet choices in Fort Calhoun.

Broadband competition available for the Fort Calhoun area is overall high. The majority of households have around 3-4 Internet providers to choose from. Access isn't spread out fairly, however. A notable 85.13 percent of residents are limited to one or zero options.

DSL providers deliver Internet service using telephone infrastructure, which is why it is typically sold through companies that bundle Internet access with phone service. DSL Internet is accessible by close to one hundred percent of addresses in Fort Calhoun. In spite of these issues, Fort Calhoun's average download rates are currently on top of the Nebraska average.

Aside from the Internet options detailed above, American Broadband provides a third option for coverage in 88 percent of the Fort Calhoun area. Wireless providers such as Future Technologies are worth considering, but the incumbent wired options usually offer a better value when it comes to performance.

  • There are 13 internet providers in Fort Calhoun with 7 of those offering residential service
  • Fort Calhoun is the 286th most connected city in Nebraska ahead of Missouri Valley, Blair, and Crescent, but behind Carter Lake and Bennington.
  • The fastest zip code in Fort Calhoun for July 2021 is 68023. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021

2,000 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 Fort Calhoun, Nebraska

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
CenturyLink 940 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 17.6%
Rise Broadband 50 Mbps Fixed Wireless 2m 43s 41.3%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
American Broadband 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 88.8%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Fort Calhoun

Fort Calhoun Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Fort Calhoun is the 286th most connected city in Nebraska ahead of Missouri Valley, Blair, and Crescent, but behind Carter Lake and Bennington.

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

Approximately 38 people in Washington 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: 13% of people living in Fort Calhoun 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.

As of this month, 68023 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Fort Calhoun.

Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.

In Washington 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 Cap Issues Around Fort Calhoun

Data collected by our research team suggests that many of the common providers currently place a limit on streaming on home Internet packages. Data caps are controversial since subscribers see caps as a strategy for limiting video streaming. Providers explain that they are a necessary tool as they struggle to manage network congestion. Either way, the issue is streaming services, which can eat up anywhere from 1–7GB/hour.

Compare Fort Calhoun to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Fort Calhoun 147.2 Mbps 8 $0.57 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +387.2 Mbps ) 17 ( +9 ) $0.48 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +1.6 Mbps ) 17 ( +9 ) $0.28 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +13.4 Mbps ) 15 ( +7 ) $0.32 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +22.3 Mbps ) 23 ( +15 ) $0.31 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +14.9 Mbps ) 8 $0.66 ( + $0.00 )