Internet Providers in Grant, Nebraska

Residential Internet Statistics for Grant, NE
Internet Service Providers: 6
Plans Start From: $47.95
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Grant, Nebraska:

Showing 1 to 8 Providers

  • 1. Rise Broadband
    80.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    80.4% Available
  • 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 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
  • 4. WirelessInet,LLC
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *7 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. Vistabeam
    96.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    96.4% Available
  • 6. 6. Great Plains
    83.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    83.7% Available
  • 7. 7. Viaero Wireless
    81.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *15 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    81.5% Available
  • 8. 8. Great Plains
    65% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    65% Available
  • 1. Rise Broadband
    42.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    42.8% Available
  • 2. Great Plains
    61% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    61% Available
  • 3. OPTK Networks
    16.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *N/A
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    16.9% Available

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Internet Access in Grant, Nebraska

Data below is drawn from the FCC's bi-annual broadband coverage reporting. Our data also includes direct provider coverage reports to validate that data down to the census block level. Plan and pricing information is collected by our data analysis team. Locally, we've analyzed and verified 190 bundled broadband plans in and near Grant since 2014. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 36 records as of 2022. 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.

Viasat Internet or HughesNet are the most common Internet choices in Grant.

Broadband competition in Grant is overall strong. Most homes have around 5-6 Internet providers available in their area. Access isn't distributed fairly, however — as a surprising 28.96 percent of residents are still limited to one option for wired broadband services.

DSL providers deliver Internet services over telephone infrastructure. This is why DSL is sold through companies that bundle Internet access with telephone service. DSL network technology is serviceable to 81.75 percent of Grant. Refer to the graphical tools directly below to get an idea of how the advertised speeds compare to actual speeds in the area.

Outside of the Internet options detailed above, Great Plains Communications is another option to consider. They have wired broadband in 83 percent of the Grant area. Wireless companies like WirelessInet,LLC are sometimes a good choice. However, the main wired options are usually a better value so far as speed.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Grant, Nebraska

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Great Plains Communications 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 83.7%
Great Plains Communications 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 65.0%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Rise Broadband 50 Mbps Fixed Wireless 2m 43s 80.4%
500 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.

Grant is the 142nd most connected city in Nebraska ahead of Holyoke, but behind Ogallala, Sutherland, North Platte, and Imperial.

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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 200 people in Perkins 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: 20% of people living in Grant 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 71% of Grant 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 Perkins County, approximately 600 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 Grant to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Grant 27.2 Mbps 9 $3.78 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +554.5 Mbps ) 21 ( +12 ) $0.33 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +145.6 Mbps ) 18 ( +9 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +172.5 Mbps ) 17 ( +8 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +175 Mbps ) 24 ( +15 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +169.3 Mbps ) 10 ( +1 ) $0.37 ( $0.00 )