Internet Providers in Saint Paul, NE

Residential Internet Statistics for Saint Paul, NE
Internet Service Providers: 7
Plans Start From: $35
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Saint Paul, Nebraska:

Showing 1 to 9 Providers

  • 1. CenturyLink
    96.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    96.3% Available
  • 2. Spectrum
    72.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    72.5% Available
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. Hamilton.net
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 6. 6. Viaero Wireless
    69.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    69.3% Available
  • 7. 7. Allo Communications
    6.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *7 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    6.3% Available
  • 8. 8. KDSI Internet Services
    6.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    6.1% Available
  • 9. 9. Hamilton (formerly NCTC)
    2.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    2.6% Available

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Internet Access in Saint Paul, Nebraska

Information here is calculated from biannual FCC coverage reports. BroadbandNow also uses direct provider reports and other privatized data to validate the information. Pricing and plan information is aggregated by our market research division. We've analyzed 329 broadband plans in Saint Paul since founding in 2014. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 455 records as of 2022. 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.

CenturyLink as well as Spectrum can also provide Internet service in Saint Paul, with significant overlap in some neighborhoods.

DSL and cable are the dominant broadband options in the Saint Paul area, fighting over the same subscribers at most addresses and generally competing on service quality. Cable speed is usually stronger and more robust, but overall performance of either system are comparable and which is "best" frequently varies based on the network infrastructure in a given area.

There is above-average competition between providers around Saint Paul. However, 800 residents don't have access to multiple providers. This means that if they aren't pleased by the quality of service, they have no choice but to compromise for a less reliable wireless option. Luckily, this issue isn't widespread in Saint Paul. The majority of households have 3-4 Internet options.

According to the most recent FCC filings and direct provider reporting, Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the largest providers in Saint Paul in terms of coverage area. These companies frequently cover the same addresses around Saint Paul.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Saint Paul, Nebraska

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 72.5%
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 96.3%
Hamilton (formerly NCTC) 100 Mbps DSL and Fiber 1m 21s 2.6%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Allo Communications 7 Mbps DSL 19m 30s 6.3%
800 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.

Saint Paul is the 326th most connected city in Nebraska ahead of Ravenna and Fullerton, but behind Wood River, Grand Island, and Central City.

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

Approximately 300 people in Howard 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.

Approximately 75% of Saint Paul residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Howard County, approximately 900 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 Saint Paul to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Saint Paul 6.5 Mbps 10 $1.17 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +575.2 Mbps ) 22 ( +12 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +166.3 Mbps ) 21 ( +11 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +193.2 Mbps ) 20 ( +10 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +195.7 Mbps ) 27 ( +17 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +190 Mbps ) 11 ( +1 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )