Internet Service Providers in Kimball, Nebraska
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Residential Internet Statistics for Kimball, NE
|Wired Internet Providers:||3|
|Average Speed Test Result:||32.62 Mbps|
|Top Advertised Speed:||940 Mbps|
|No Broadband Access:||12.38%|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Kimball, Nebraska
Internet Access in Kimball, Nebraska
Kimball currently has two widespread Internet service providers: Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet. Viasat mostly offers Satellite service, with speeds as high as 35 Mbps and availability in close to one hundred percent of the city. HughesNet sells Satellite, with coverage in virtually one hundred percent of the area.
CenturyLink is another common Internet choice for Kimball. They offer DSL connections in 88 percent of Kimball. Action Communications is another alternative wireless service to close to one hundred percent of the area, although it has to have roof access or line of site with a Action Communications tower or access point.
Zooming in on the broadband network technology options around Kimball, there are basically two choices: cable and DSL (providers like CenturyLink).
The level of competition between broadband providers in Kimball is high. The average location has around 4-5 providers to choose from. Internet access isn't always distributed fairly, however — a surprising 17.8 percent of the population still only have one or zero options.
The coverage stats on BroadbandNow comes via FCC data, which requires Internet companies in Kimball to submit coverage data biannually. By using our relationships with telecom companies, we are able to validate public data against privatized data submitted via telecoms. This lets us to produce better maps and availability data than government reports. The speed averages displayed here are calculated based on browser-based speed tests from Kimball. As for package pricing and fees data our research process is manual. Our data anlysis team has processed 218 broadband plans in Kimball over recent years, with 31 active.
Internet Statistics 2021
17.8% of consumers in Kimball500 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 Kimball, Nebraska
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|CenturyLink||60 Mbps||DSL||2m 16s|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||35 Mbps||Satellite||3m 54s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
|Dalton Telephone||55 Mbps||DSL||2m 28s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Kimball, Nebraska
- CenturyLink - 88.6% Availability in Kimball - Speeds up to 60 Mbps
- Spectrum - 82.8% Availability in Kimball - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
- Dalton Telephone - 4.8% Availability in Kimball - Speeds up to 55 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Kimball - Speeds up to 35 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Kimball - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
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 Kimball
Many ISPs have been moving to add data caps for their home WiFi and Internet plans in recent years. Some Internet providers in Kimball, including CenturyLink, have data caps, according to the latest plan data. Data caps in general fall on a wide range. They typically can be anywhere from 250 Gigabytes to one Terabyte. Data caps are generally quite high, meaning they don't affect most cord cutters. Potential CenturyLink customers in Kimball are advised to double check data limits when purchasing service, and not presume the caps based on marketing materials.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Kimball
|Action Communications||Fixed Wireless||100%||30 Mbps|
|Viaero Wireless||Fixed Wireless||96.7%+||25 Mbps|
|Vistabeam||Fixed Wireless||95.0%+||100 Mbps|
|Dalton Telephone||DSL||4.8%+||55 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||35 Mbps|
|CenturyLink Business||DSL||100%||60 Mbps|
|Spectrum Business||Cable||12.8%+||940 Mbps|
|Great Plains Communications||Fiber||11.4%+||-- Mbps|
Compare Kimball to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Kimball||32.6 Mbps||8||$0.30 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||349.1 Mbps ( +316.5 Mbps )||15 ( +7 )||$0.18 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||107.1 Mbps ( +74.5 Mbps )||18 ( +10 )||$0.20 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||99.7 Mbps ( +67.1 Mbps )||15 ( +7 )||$0.33 ( + $0.00 )|
|Houston||111.7 Mbps ( +79.1 Mbps )||21 ( +13 )||$0.21 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||115.3 Mbps ( +82.7 Mbps )||9 ( +1 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|