Internet Providers in Peru, Nebraska

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Residential Internet Statistics for Peru, NE
Average Speed Test Result: 56.62 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 0 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 11.47%

Internet Access in Peru, Nebraska

Information below is calculated from the FCC's bi-annual provider territory reports. We leverage direct reporting from providers to further validate and enhance that information. Plan and pricing data on BroadbandNow is hand-gathered manually through our research division. We've collected and verified 204 bundled Internet plans in and near Peru in the past few years. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 16 records as of 2021. This gives a snapshot of what some subscribers are getting in the area, but trends low since tests are usually run to diagnose home networking issues.

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are the main Internet choices in Peru.

Satellite and LTE both offer alternative Internet access choices for Peru those who don't have access to more robust cable or DSL connections.

The majority of Peru households have 2-3 Internet providers that can service at that location. This is a high amount of market competition. It tends to improve prices and service quality at a given address. This high level of Internet access isn't distributed evenly, though. A surprising 61.52 of residents still have only one option for broadband access.

Satellite is the best-performing kind of broadband with coverage around Peru that residents should consider. Input zip code into the search bar to see detailed results.

Internet Statistics 2021

600 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 Peru, Nebraska

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 35 Mbps Satellite 3m 54s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Peru, Nebraska

  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Peru - Speeds up to 35 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Peru - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Peru

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Peru is the 308th most connected city in Nebraska ahead of Rock Port, but behind Nebraska City, Auburn, Tarkio, and Hamburg.

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

Approximately 700 people in Nemaha 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: 38% of people living in Peru 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 38% of Peru 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 Nemaha County, approximately 1,000 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.

Broadband for Education in Peru

Economic development studies often identify a large pattern between web access and improved education. Internet access is practically required as colleges like Peru State College in Peru move web-based systems to share out-of-class work.

Data Caps in Peru

Data collected by our research team suggests that popular ISPs in Peru use data caps for their residential Internet connections. Data caps are disliked because customers see them as a tactic for limiting "cord cutting", while providers maintain that they are a reasonable strategy for managing heavy network congestion. Either way, the issue is streaming services, which easily consumes anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes per hour.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Peru

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Future Technologies Fixed Wireless 100% 25 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 35 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Unite Private Networks Fiber 100% 1,000 Mbps
Windstream Fiber 0.0%+ 200 Mbps

Compare Peru to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Peru 56.6 Mbps 5 $3.60 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +292.5 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +50.5 Mbps ) 18 ( +13 ) $0.20 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +43.1 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.33 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +55.1 Mbps ) 21 ( +16 ) $0.21 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +58.7 Mbps ) 9 ( +4 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )