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< 25mbps basic internet for checking e-mail, google searches 25-99 Mbps will handle streaming Netflix, FaceTime, Zoom calls 100-499 Mbps fast downloads, gaming online, streaming UHD on multiple screens 500-1,000 Mbps blazing fast for just about anything
Internet Providers in Wausa, Nebraska
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Internet Access in Wausa, Nebraska
Viasat Internet has the most availability in Wausa. HughesNet is also a common option.
The Internet plans shown here are manually gathered by our research team.
100 percent of the Wausa area is still left with one or fewer Internet choices as of 2021. Aside from these underserved areas, the average resident will have at least 2-3 Internet providers available. Areas with more choices will get reduced prices and stronger speed as companies are incentivized to improve service to earn subscribers.
Great Plains Communications is currently the third largest wired broadband provider in Wausa according to coverage area, available to 67 percent of residents. Nextlink Internet is also a common option — while fixed wireless isn't as well-known as cable, it can provide an interchangeable service quality in some cases.
Satellite is the main kind of Internet with coverage in Wausa that residents should consider. To see detailed results, enter your zip code into our search tool at the top of this page.
Internet Statistics 2021
100.0% of consumers in Wausa1,000 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 Wausa, Nebraska
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|Great Plains Communications||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||67.4%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.
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 Around Wausa
Data collected by our researchers suggests that top ISPs in Wausa place a limit on streaming for their residential Internet connections. Data caps are a public issue because customers see them as a strategy for limiting video streaming. Providers insist they are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network traffic. Either way, the culprit is video streaming, which can use anywhere from 1–7GB/hr.
Compare Wausa to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Wausa||12.1 Mbps||5||$3.15 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +522.3 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +136.7 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +148.5 Mbps )||15 ( +10 )||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +157.4 Mbps )||23 ( +18 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +150 Mbps )||8 ( +3 )||$0.66 ( $0.00 )|