Internet Providers in Kimball, NE

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Residential Internet Statistics for Kimball, NE
Internet Providers: 8
Internet Plans: 7
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $71.4

Internet Access in Kimball, Nebraska

Kimball currently has two widespread Internet service providers: Viasat Internet 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 17.77 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 240 broadband plans in Kimball over recent years, with 33 active.

Internet Statistics 2021

500 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 Availability
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 82.8%
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 88.8%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Dalton Telephone 55 Mbps DSL 2m 28s 4.8%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Kimball

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Kimball is the 58th most connected city in Nebraska ahead of Bridgeport, Gering, Bayard, and Minatare, but behind Sidney.

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 Kimball 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.

Approximately 82% of Kimball residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Kimball County, approximately 300 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.

Compare Kimball to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Kimball 30.1 Mbps 8 $1.03 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +504.3 Mbps ) 17 ( +9 ) $0.89 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +118.7 Mbps ) 17 ( +9 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +130.5 Mbps ) 15 ( +7 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +139.4 Mbps ) 23 ( +15 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +132 Mbps ) 8 $0.38 ( $0.00 )