Internet Providers in Leigh, NE

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Residential Internet Statistics for Leigh, NE
Internet Providers: 12
Internet Plans: 8
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $72.22

Internet Access in Leigh, Nebraska

FCC Form 477 datasets are the backbone of the Leigh-area availability data presented on this page. Since 2014, we've crunched 1,697 rows of governmental data about broadband availability in Leigh. We've hand-gathered Internet local price data for 325 Internet plans in Leigh. There is currently a lack of meaningful speed test recordings on Leigh — only 24 recordings over the past year. For this reason, you should pay more attention to the providers' advertised Internet speeds listed above.

Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, generally, will overlap. As residents might expect, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one.

DSL broadband has lots of coverage in comparison with other types of wired broadband in Leigh since it relies on landline phone lines to send data — the acronym stands for "Digital Subscriber Line."

Frontier Communications is one of the top three providers in Leigh, available for 76 percent of the area. Clarkson Wireless is also a common option. While fixed wireless Internet isn't as well known as cable or DSL, it can provide an equivalent service quality.

The majority of Leigh homes have 4 choices for residential Internet (an average of 4.03 per census block), which is competitive compared to the US overall. Leigh is currently the 163rd most-connected metro area in Nebraska. Areas the FCC would consider "underserved" are relatively low, and only 800 are stuck with a single choice for broadband access. View the map on the page below to see data about neighborhoods within Leigh.

Internet Statistics 2021

800 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 Leigh, Nebraska

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
Stanton Telecom 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
Stealth Broadband 200 Mbps Fiber 40s
Rise Broadband 50 Mbps Fixed Wireless 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL 1m 11s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Leigh, Nebraska

  • Frontier - DSL - 76.1% Availability in Leigh - Call For Speed Availability
  • Rise Broadband - Fixed Wireless - 18.6% Availability in Leigh - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • Stanton Telecom - Fiber - 3.7% Availability in Leigh - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Stealth Broadband - Fiber - 1.9% Availability in Leigh - Speeds up to 200 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Leigh - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Leigh - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Leigh

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Leigh is the 163rd most connected city in Nebraska ahead of Stanton, but behind Humphrey, Schuyler, Madison, and Columbus.

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

Approximately 1,000 people in Colfax 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: 6% of people living in Leigh 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.

In Colfax 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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Leigh

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Stanton Telecom Fiber 3.7%+ 1,000 Mbps
Clarkson Wireless Fixed Wireless 93.4%+ 25 Mbps
Frontier Communications DSL 76.1%+ Call For Speed Availability
Stanton Telecom Fixed Wireless 74.0%+ 25 Mbps
Stealth Broadband Fixed Wireless 55.4%+ 200 Mbps
Future Technologies Fixed Wireless 44.2%+ 25 Mbps
Affordable Internet Solutions Fixed Wireless 30.1%+ 100 Mbps
Rise Broadband Fixed Wireless 18.6%+ 50 Mbps
Stealth Broadband Fiber 1.9%+ 200 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Rise Broadband Fixed Wireless 72.0%+ 100 Mbps
Frontier Business DSL 100% Call For Speed Availability
Stealth Broadband Fixed Wireless 57.8%+ 200 Mbps
Stanton Telecom Fiber 16.4%+ 1,000 Mbps
Stealth Broadband Fiber 4.0%+ 200 Mbps

Compare Leigh to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Leigh 7.8 Mbps 11 $0.94 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +407.6 Mbps ) 15 ( +4 ) $0.54 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +111.1 Mbps ) 17 ( +6 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +108.4 Mbps ) 14 ( +3 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +119.6 Mbps ) 23 ( +12 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +119.8 Mbps ) 8 ( -3 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )