Internet Providers in Newcastle, NE

Residential Internet Statistics for Newcastle, NE
Internet Service Providers: 4
Plans Start From: $49.95
Top Download Speed: 300 Mbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Newcastle, Nebraska:

Showing 1 to 6 Providers

  • 1. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 2. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 3. NNTC
    99.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    99.7% Available
  • 4. American Broadband
    78.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *5
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    78.9% Available
  • 5. 5. Nextlink Internet
    8.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    8.5% Available
  • 6. 6. Great Plains
    2.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *300 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    2.4% Available
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Internet Access in Newcastle, Nebraska

The overall most commonly available network types within Newcastle are Satellite lines alongside Fiber lines. Our records show that Satellite has a virtually one hundred percent spread, in contrast to the near one hundred percent Fiber availability. While coaxial cable or DSL networks are frequently cheaper, fiber to the home networks are in general better suited to transmit entirely digital data packets and result in significantly faster speeds both up and downstream.

Remember that since FCC availability data is currently only collected biannually and only published six months after that, availability shown in the results above might not include the most recent upgrades.

Northeast Nebraska Telephone Company is another common Internet option in Newcastle. They offer Fiber service available to near one hundred percent of the area. American Broadband offers an alternative wireless service worth taking note of to 78 percent of Newcastle. Keep in mind this option has to have roof access or proximity to a American Broadband tower or access point.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are Newcastle's primary wired Internet options.

On the whole, Newcastle's broadband access is below average — most of the area has around 1 provider available. 700 of local residents have one of fewer options. This can be seen by exploring the coverage map below. That's 97.48 percent of the population stuck with only one Internet company in their area. Explore the interactive map to see coverage variation between neighborhoods in Newcastle, and access speed test throughput for local providers.

  • There are 10 internet providers in Newcastle with 6 of those offering residential service
  • Newcastle is the 497th most connected city in Nebraska ahead of Akron, but behind Jefferson, Elk Point, Hartington, and Vermillion.
  • Explore internet access for communities within Newcastle: Obert

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Newcastle, Nebraska

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Great Plains Communications 300 Mbps Fiber 27s 2.4%
Northeast Nebraska Telephone Company 100 Mbps Fiber 1m 21s 99.7%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
700 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

Newcastle is the 497th most connected city in Nebraska ahead of Akron, but behind Jefferson, Elk Point, Hartington, and Vermillion.

Reference

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 Dixon County don't have access to any wired internet.

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This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Fiber Availability: 100% of people living in Newcastle have residential fiber service available to them.

Reference

Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

In Dixon County, approximately 500 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

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Compare Newcastle to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Newcastle 86.1 Mbps 6 $2.10 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +495.6 Mbps ) 22 ( +16 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +86.7 Mbps ) 21 ( +15 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +113.6 Mbps ) 20 ( +14 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +116.1 Mbps ) 27 ( +21 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +110.4 Mbps ) 11 ( +5 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )