Internet Providers in Carson City, NV

Residential Internet Statistics for Carson City, NV
Internet Service Providers: 9
Plans Start From: $49.99
Top Download Speed: 5 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Carson City, Nevada:

Showing 1 to 11 Providers

  • 1. AT&T Internet
    87.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *5 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    87.7% Available
  • 2. Spectrum
    98.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    98.1% Available
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 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. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    15.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    15.3% Available
  • 6. 6. Frontier
    8.3% Available
    Call For Speed Availability: (855) 915-4111
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    8.3% Available
  • 7. 7. Sky Fiber
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 8. 8. Net NV
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 9. 9. Preferred Networks
    81.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    81.6% Available
  • 10. 10. Choice Broadband
    6.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *9 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    6.7% Available
  • 11. Avant Wireless
    1.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *60 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    1.2% Available
1 Residential internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Carson-City. See All
6 Business internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Carson-City. See All

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Internet Access in Carson City, Nevada

Carson City has 11 residential Internet providers, and 37 total providers including business and mobile service. There are 6 choices for wired broadband such as DSL or cable.

Most people in Carson City have two or more ISPs available to them. The map below shows how competition shifts around Carson City.

Coverage from the two most common companies, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, as a rule, will overlap. As a result, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one.

The plans listed above are gathered individually through our data science and research division. The 71 Internet packages shown are the latest of 493 plans we've seen in Carson City to date.

In summary, Carson City's Internet infrastructure follows a similar pattern to other Nevada communities: widespread access to cable and DSL, with the catch that most houses are limited to one option for subscribing to either type of Internet service. The cable/DSL pattern results from the fact that most Broadband Internet providers started as cable TV and landline phone corporations. So, they can use already connected networks to deliver Internet services.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Carson City, Nevada

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
AT&T Internet 5,000 Mbps IPBB and Fiber 1s 87.7%
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 98.1%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 15.3%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL and Fiber -- 8.3%
2,000 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.

Carson City is the 15th most connected city in Nevada ahead of Incline Village and Stateline, but behind Washoe Valley, Minden, and Zephyr Cove.

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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 200 people in Carson City 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.

Fiber Availability: 10% of people living in Carson City have residential fiber service available to them.

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Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 96% of Carson City 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 Carson City County, approximately 800 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.

Map of ISPs in Carson City

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Compare Carson City to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Carson City 115.2 Mbps 17 $0.32 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +466.5 Mbps ) 22 ( +5 ) $0.34 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +57.6 Mbps ) 21 ( +4 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +84.5 Mbps ) 20 ( +3 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +87 Mbps ) 27 ( +10 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +81.3 Mbps ) 11 ( -6 ) $0.39 ( + $0.00 )