Internet Providers in Wausa, Nebraska

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Residential Internet Statistics for Wausa, NE
Wired Internet Providers: 1
Average Speed Test Result: 10.95 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 100 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 99.26%

Internet Access in Wausa, Nebraska

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 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

1,000 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
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
Great Plains Communications 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Wausa, Nebraska

  • Great Plains - 67.4% Availability in Wausa - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Wausa - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Wausa - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Wausa

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Wausa is the 287th most connected city in Nebraska ahead of Hartington, Bloomfield, Plainview, and Crofton, but behind Creighton.

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

Approximately 1,000 people in Knox 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.

In Knox County, approximately 3,000 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.

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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Wausa

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Nextlink Internet Fixed Wireless 100% 100 Mbps
Great Plains Communications DSL 67.4%+ 100 Mbps
Viaero Wireless Fixed Wireless 49.9%+ 25 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Nextlink Internet Fixed Wireless 100% 100 Mbps
Great Plains Communications DSL 100% 100 Mbps

Compare Wausa to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Wausa 11 Mbps 5 $1.69 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +338.1 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.19 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +96.1 Mbps ) 18 ( +13 ) $0.20 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +88.7 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.33 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +100.7 Mbps ) 21 ( +16 ) $0.21 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +104.3 Mbps ) 9 ( +4 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )