How much internet speed do you need? That depends on how you plan on using your internet connection.
< 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 Lincoln, New Mexico
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Internet Access in Lincoln, New Mexico
Government-sourced Form 477 data is the backbone of Lincoln broadband coverage information shown here. Since launching in 2014, we've analyzed 256 rows of governmental and private data about Internet availability within Lincoln. We have limited speed test data for Lincoln. Data is limited to 16 recordings in the last 12 month period. Shoppers should pay more attention to the advertised download rates in the listings above.
Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, generally, will overlap. As you might expect, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is common.
DSL-based Internet from phone providers is widely available compared with other Internet options around Lincoln because pretty much every house in Lincoln is connected to telephone lines. Therefore, seeing as most buildings are already serviceable for landline phone access, it makes sense that Lincoln has practically one hundred percent DSL coverage.
PVT Networks is one of the top three providers in Lincoln, available to near one hundred percent of the area.
On the whole, the diversity of options residents have for Internet in Lincoln is not high — most of the area has 1-2 providers. 100 of local residents have one of fewer options for broadband. This can be seen by exploring the ISP territory map below. That leaves 79.37% of the population stuck with a single source for Internet. View the map to see coverage variation between neighborhoods in Lincoln.
Internet Statistics 2021
79.4% of consumers in Lincoln100 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 Lincoln, New Mexico
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Windstream||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||33.3%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|PVT Networks||25 Mbps||DSL||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.
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.
Compare Lincoln to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Lincoln||12.7 Mbps||4||$3.80 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +521.7 Mbps )||17 ( +13 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +136.1 Mbps )||17 ( +13 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +147.9 Mbps )||15 ( +11 )||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +156.8 Mbps )||23 ( +19 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +149.4 Mbps )||8 ( +4 )||$0.66 ( $0.00 )|