Internet Providers in Wood River, NE
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Residential Internet Statistics for Wood River, NE
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,000 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$61.26|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Wood River, Nebraska
Internet Access in Wood River, Nebraska
There are 21 Internet service providers (ISPs) operating in Wood River. 5 of these are mobile companies, and 15 offer wired or wireless residential broadband.
The level of competition between broadband providers in the Wood River area is strong. The average resident has 6-7 Internet service providers available to them. This choice isn't spread out evenly — as a notable 25.43 percent of the population still have only one option for broadband service.
Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the most common Internet choices in Wood River.
Remember that since FCC coverage data is only processed twice a year and only made public six or more months after filing, data shown here may have minor inaccuracies.
DSL is the top network type with coverage in Wood River worth considering. To see detailed results, enter your zip code in our search tool at the top of this page.
Internet Statistics 2021
25.4% of consumers in Wood River600 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 Wood River, Nebraska
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Rise Broadband||100 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||83.2%|
|Windstream||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||4.3%|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||69.7%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Nebraska Central Telephone||50 Mbps||DSL||2m 43s||4.4%|
|Allo Communications||7 Mbps||DSL||19m 30s||4.7%|
|KDSI Internet Services||6 Mbps||DSL||22m 45s||91.7%|
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.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
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 Wood River
Data from our researchers suggests that top ISPs in Wood River place a limit on data use for their residential broadband connections. Data caps are a public issue since consumers see them as a strategy to stop video streaming, while providers maintain they are a necessary strategy for managing network traffic. In either case, the problem is streaming services, which easily eats up anywhere from 1–7GB/hr.
Internet access in Wood River neighborhoods
We've gathered data on Internet availability across these communities in Wood River: Prosser.
Compare Wood River to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Wood River||12.6 Mbps||15||$1.05 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +521.8 Mbps )||17 ( +2 )||$0.89 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +136.2 Mbps )||17 ( +2 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +148 Mbps )||15||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +156.9 Mbps )||23 ( +8 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +149.5 Mbps )||8 ( -7 )||$0.38 ( $0.00 )|