Internet Service Providers in Mitchell, Nebraska

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Residential Internet Statistics for Mitchell, NE
Wired Internet Providers: 2
Average Speed Test Result: 3.37 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 940 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 34.26%

Internet Access in Mitchell, Nebraska

Mitchell currently features two common Internet providers: Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet. Viasat is primarily a Satellite provider, with speeds as high as 35 Mbps and availability for practically one hundred percent of the population. HughesNet provides Satellite, with availability for near one hundred percent of the area and advertised download speeds of 25 Mbps.

CenturyLink and Spectrum can also provide Internet service in Mitchell, with 73 percent and 64 percent coverage within the city respectively.

As you might expect with cities with Mitchell's density of broadband competitiveness, the average speeds recorded within city limits fall short of the Nebraska average. (3.37 Mbps, in contrast to Nebraska's 88.94 Mbps average over the past twelve months.)

The plans shown on this page are collected manually by our data science team.

To summarize, the majority of Mitchell residents have 4-5 options for residential broadband, which is close to average when contrasted with the US overall. Mitchell is currently the 174th most connected metro area in Nebraska, measured by number of ISPs per census block. Underserved blocks are low, with only 1,000 limited to a single broadband choice. Click into the interactive map on the page below to explore network data about neighborhoods within Mitchell.

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 Mitchell, Nebraska

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Spectrum 940 Mbps Cable 8s
CenturyLink 60 Mbps DSL 2m 16s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 35 Mbps Satellite 3m 54s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Mitchell, Nebraska

  • CenturyLink - 73.4% Availability in Mitchell - Speeds up to 60 Mbps
  • Spectrum - 64.5% Availability in Mitchell - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Mitchell - Speeds up to 35 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Mitchell - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Mitchell

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Mitchell is the 174th most connected city in Nebraska ahead of Minatare and Morrill, but behind Scottsbluff, Gering, and Torrington.

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

Approximately 3,000 people in Scotts Bluff 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 61% of Mitchell 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 Scotts Bluff County, approximately 5,000 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 Mitchell

Many ISPs have added data limits for their home WiFi and broadband plans in recent years. Some providers in Mitchell, including CenturyLink, have data caps, according to the latest data. Data caps as a trend fall on a wide range. They typically run from 250GB to one Terabyte or more. Data limits are usually quite high, so they don't pose an issue for the majority of users. CenturyLink customers in Mitchell are advised to verify data use policies when purchasing service, and not assume the caps based on statements online.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Mitchell

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Action Communications Fixed Wireless 100% 31 Mbps
Vistabeam Fixed Wireless 100% 100 Mbps
Viaero Wireless Fixed Wireless 94.7%+ 25 Mbps
CenturyLink DSL 73.4%+ 60 Mbps
Spectrum Cable 64.5%+ 940 Mbps
Visionary Communications Fixed Wireless 7.4%+ 100 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 35 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Visionary Communications Fixed Wireless 100% 100 Mbps
CenturyLink Business DSL 100% 60 Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable 27.2%+ 940 Mbps

Compare Mitchell to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Mitchell 3.4 Mbps 8 $0.33 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +345.7 Mbps ) 15 ( +7 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +103.7 Mbps ) 18 ( +10 ) $0.20 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +96.3 Mbps ) 15 ( +7 ) $0.33 ( + $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +108.3 Mbps ) 21 ( +13 ) $0.21 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +111.9 Mbps ) 9 ( +1 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )

Customer Reviews of Internet Providers in Mitchell

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Service is fast and reliable. Highly recommended.