Internet Providers in Shawnee, Oklahoma
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Residential Internet Statistics for Shawnee, OK
|Wired Internet Providers:||4|
|Average Speed Test Result:||58.37 Mbps|
|Top Advertised Speed:||1,000 Mbps|
|No Broadband Access:||4.52%|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Shawnee, Oklahoma
Internet Access in Shawnee, Oklahoma
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) has the most coverage in Shawnee. HughesNet is also widely available.
Broadband competition available for the Shawnee area is high, with the average household having 3 Internet providers available in their area. Access isn't distributed fairly, however — a surprising 22.25 percent of area residents still have only one option for true broadband service.
Keep in mind that since FCC data is only collected biannually and only published six months later, availability shown here may not be complete.
Looking at the network technologies within Shawnee, you essentially see two systems: cable (providers such as Vyve Broadband) and DSL (think AT&T Internet).
Outside of the Internet providers detailed above, Vyve Broadband provides a third choice for coverage in 94 percent of the Shawnee area. Fixed wireless companies such as AtLink and satellite companies including are worth considering. However, the incumbent wired options are usually a better deal so far as performance and pricing.
- There are 21 internet providers in Shawnee with 9 of those offering residential service
- Shawnee is the 127th most connected city in Oklahoma ahead of Earlsboro, Newalla, and Mcloud, but behind Tecumseh and Meeker.
- Explore internet access for communities within Shawnee: Bethel Acres and Johnson
- The fastest zip code in Shawnee for February 2021 is 74804. (see all below).
Internet Statistics 2021
22.3% of consumers in Shawnee9,000 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 Shawnee, Oklahoma
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|Vyve Broadband||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s|
|Pottawatomie Telephone Company||40 Mbps||DSL||3m 24s|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s|
|Rise Broadband||50 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||2m 43s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
|Dobson Telephone Company||20 Mbps||DSL||6m 49s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Shawnee, Oklahoma
- Vyve Broadband - 94.7% Availability in Shawnee - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- AT&T Internet - 73.1% Availability in Shawnee - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- Rise Broadband - 51.6% Availability in Shawnee - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- Dobson Telephone Company - 2.6% Availability in Shawnee - Speeds up to 20 Mbps
- Pottawatomie Telephone Company - 0.9% Availability in Shawnee - Speeds up to 40 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Shawnee - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Shawnee - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
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.
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.
Internet Access for Education in Shawnee
Oklahoma Baptist University and St. Gregory's University are the largest universities in Shawnee. For the 2,628 combined students living in the area, strong internet access is a must for accessing educational materials and viewing research. Students living surrounding Oklahoma Baptist University and St. Gregory's University are likely to be choosing between the major providers outlined above. Speed test records from the zip where both campuses are located show an average speed of 59.38 Mbps. Average speeds can be misleading since they reflect residential networking problems, and the actual speed you can achieve shouldn't be less than 10–30% less than the advertised speeds here.
FCC and US Government reports regularly cite the need to better internet access for college and high school attendees.
Data Cap Issues Around Shawnee
Data from our research team suggests that popular ISPs place some sort of limit on streaming for their home broadband plans. Data caps are controversial because consumers see them as a strategy to limit video streaming, while providers maintain caps are a necessary strategy for managing network congestion. In either case, the culprit is the same: over-the-top streaming services, which easily uses anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes per hour.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Shawnee
|Vyve Broadband||Cable||94.7%+||1,000 Mbps|
|AT&T Internet||DSL||73.1%+||100 Mbps|
|AtLink||Fixed Wireless||57.1%+||11 Mbps|
|Rise Broadband||Fixed Wireless||51.6%+||50 Mbps|
|Sooner Wireless||Fixed Wireless||3.1%+||15 Mbps|
|Dobson Telephone Company||DSL||2.6%+||20 Mbps|
|Pottawatomie Telephone Company||DSL||0.9%+||40 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||100 Mbps|
|AtLink||Fixed Wireless||97.5%+||11 Mbps|
|Rise Broadband||Fixed Wireless||84.4%+||50 Mbps|
|Vyve Broadband||Cable||100%||1,000 Mbps|
|Unite Private Networks||Fiber||19.7%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Dobson Technologies||Fiber||10.1%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Sooner Wireless||Fixed Wireless||7.5%+||15 Mbps|
|CenturyLink Business||Fiber||0.9%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Verizon Business||Copper||0.1%+||1.5 Mbps|
Compare Shawnee to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Shawnee||58.4 Mbps||11||$1.22 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||349.1 Mbps ( +290.7 Mbps )||15 ( +4 )||$0.46 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||107.1 Mbps ( +48.7 Mbps )||18 ( +7 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||99.7 Mbps ( +41.3 Mbps )||15 ( +4 )||$0.30 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||111.7 Mbps ( +53.3 Mbps )||21 ( +10 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||115.3 Mbps ( +56.9 Mbps )||9 ( -2 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|