Internet Providers in Paxton, NE

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Residential Internet Statistics for Paxton, NE
Internet Providers: 10
Internet Plans: 12
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $78.13

Internet Access in Paxton, Nebraska

In terms of Internet technology availability, Paxton is fortunate to have wide coverage by both coaxial cable and fiber networks. Cable TV and broadband service can be purchased from television providers, and is delivered over coaxial cable wires on utility poles, which should be visible on the street near your location.

Viasat Internet or HughesNet are the most common Internet options in Paxton.

Keep in mind that since FCC data is currently tallied up biannually and only released 6+ months after that, availability listed in the results above might not include the latest expansions or regional changes.

Consolidated Telephone Company is another common Internet choice in Paxton, offering Fiber and DSL connections in 91 percent of Paxton. WirelessInet,LLC is another alternative wireless service worth taking note of for close to one hundred percent of Paxton, although it has to have roof access and line of site with a WirelessInet,LLC tower or access point.

Activate the interactive map below to explore Internet service competition at a census block level. Although the majority of blocks have around 3-4 choices for service, some areas can be less fortunate and may only have one provider in the area.

Internet Statistics 2021

300 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 Paxton, Nebraska

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Glenwood Telephone 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 6.9%
Consolidated Telephone Company 200 Mbps Fiber and DSL 40s 91.5%
Vyve Broadband 960 Mbps Cable 8s 50.0%
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 1.1%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Rise Broadband 50 Mbps Fixed Wireless 2m 43s 65.6%
KDSI Internet Services 6 Mbps DSL 22m 45s 6.8%
Great Plains Communications 15 Mbps DSL 9m 6s 2.7%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Paxton

Paxton Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Paxton is the 115th most connected city in Nebraska ahead of Sutherland and Grant, but behind Ogallala, North Platte, and Imperial.

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

Approximately 31 people in Keith 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: 18% of people living in Paxton 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.

Approximately 65% of Paxton 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 Keith County, approximately 800 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 Cap Issues and Video Streaming in Paxton

Data collected by our research team suggests that some of the common providers currently use data caps on home broadband plans. Data caps are a public issue lately since consumers view them as a tactic to stop video streaming. Providers maintain data caps are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network congestion. Either way, the culprit is streaming services, which easily uses one to seven Gigabytes per hour.

Compare Paxton to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Paxton 18.1 Mbps 11 $1.17 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +516.3 Mbps ) 17 ( +6 ) $0.89 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +130.7 Mbps ) 17 ( +6 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +142.5 Mbps ) 15 ( +4 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +151.4 Mbps ) 23 ( +12 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +144 Mbps ) 8 ( -3 ) $0.38 ( $0.00 )