Internet Providers in Howells, NE

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Residential Internet Statistics for Howells, NE
Internet Providers: 14
Internet Plans: 3
Fastest Speed Available: 200 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $62.97

Internet Access in Howells, Nebraska

Howells has a total of 12 broadband providers offering residential connections. If you count business ISPs, that's a total of 18 Internet providers overall, like CenturyLink Fiber Gigabit.

Viasat Internet is currently the most likely option for Howells residents. They are available to virtually one hundred percent of Howells. HughesNet is also a common option, with coverage in virtually one hundred percent of Howells with Satellite broadband service. HughesNet's fastest package in Howells is 25 megabits per second.

In terms of Internet availability, the average Howells subscriber has 4-5 providers serving a given location, or precisely 4.47 Internet providers in each census block. Only 96.71 percent of Howells residents are limited to one option for residential broadband.

The data listed here is sourced from FCC filings. Then, it is cross-validated through privatized data sources and direct provider reporting to provide more accurate resources than is available from the FCC directly. Address-level data isn't always available. Speed and pricing data is sourced by our research division, who gather tens of thousands of data points annually.

In summary, local broadband shoppers are frequently choosing between DSL and Satellite. and speed test data seen below show how the actual speed and performance results differ when comparing zip codes and Internet providers in the area.

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 Howells, Nebraska

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
Stealth Broadband 200 Mbps Fiber 40s
CenturyLink 40 Mbps DSL 3m 24s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Howells, Nebraska

  • CenturyLink - DSL - 68.3% Availability in Howells - Speeds up to 40 Mbps
  • Stealth Broadband - Fiber - 3.3% Availability in Howells - Speeds up to 200 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Howells - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Howells - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Howells

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Howells is the 125th most connected city in Nebraska ahead of Stanton, but behind North Bend, Wisner, West Point, and Schuyler.

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

Approximately 2,000 people in Cuming 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.

In Cuming County, approximately 2,000 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 Caps in Howells

Many Internet providers have added "data caps" for residential broadband plans in recent years. Some major Internet service providers in the area — CenturyLink included — have data caps, according to the latest plan data. Data caps vary quite a bit, and run from 250 Gigabytes to a Terabyte. The majority of residential Internet caps are very high, so they won't pose a problem for most people. Potential CenturyLink users in Howells are advised to double check data use policies while purchasing service. Don't presume them based on advertisements.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Howells

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Future Technologies Fixed Wireless 96.0%+ 25 Mbps
Clarkson Wireless Fixed Wireless 95.0%+ 25 Mbps
Skywave Wireless Fixed Wireless 90.1%+ 30 Mbps
CenturyLink DSL 68.3%+ 40 Mbps
Stealth Broadband Fixed Wireless 45.1%+ 200 Mbps
Affordable Internet Solutions Fixed Wireless 14.8%+ 100 Mbps
Nextlink Internet Fixed Wireless 13.6%+ 100 Mbps
Wire Free Nebraska Fixed Wireless 11.3%+ 50 Mbps
Stanton Telecom Fixed Wireless 6.6%+ 25 Mbps
Stealth Broadband Fiber 3.3%+ 200 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Nextlink Internet Fixed Wireless 92.8%+ 100 Mbps
CenturyLink Business DSL 100% 40 Mbps
Stealth Broadband Fixed Wireless 6.5%+ 200 Mbps
Stealth Broadband Fiber 0.1%+ 200 Mbps
CenturyLink Business Fiber 0.0%+ 1,000 Mbps