Internet Providers in Egan, SD
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Residential Internet Statistics for Egan, SD
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,000 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$58.26|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Egan, South Dakota
Internet Access in Egan, South Dakota
Data on this page is based on the FCC's bi-annual provider coverage filings. We leverage direct reporting from providers to further validate that data. Pricing and plan information is hand-gathered by our data analysis team. BroadbandNow has aggregated 186 Internet plans for Egan since founding in 2014. FCC coverage data is updated biannually, but frequently gets posted here up to six months ahead of FCC publications thanks to direct data agreements with our partners.
When we're looking at network technology in use within Egan, the most frequently available physical wire Internet technology infrastructures are DSL (28.74 percent coverage) and Satellite (practically one hundred percent coverage). DSL service is delivered by phone lines up on utility poles by corporations such as that own copper phone lines. DSL is outperformed by all major wired Internet services.
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) has the largest coverage area in Egan. The provider is available to practically one hundred percent of Egan. HughesNet is also a common option in the area, with coverage in near one hundred percent of residents with Satellite Internet service. The fastest package we've found for HughesNet in Egan is 25 megabits per second download.
Mediacom Cable provides an alternative to the primary providers (Viasat and HughesNet). They offer 60 percent availability and a maximum speed of 1,000 Mbps. Wired broadband isn't the only choice for Internet access for residents of Egan. fixed wireless providers like LTD Broadband can achieve 100 Mbps using direct wireless links.
For more info, click to initialize the map below and use the zoom tools to navigate. The average density of broadband competition is 1.98 companies covering each census block. This low level of competition leaves 89.25 percent of residents with only one provider.
Internet Statistics 2021
89.3% of consumers in Egan300 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 Egan, South Dakota
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|Mediacom Cable||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s|
|Vast Broadband||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s|
|CenturyLink||60 Mbps||DSL||2m 16s|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
|Golden West Telecommunications||50 Mbps||DSL||2m 43s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Egan, South Dakota
- Mediacom - 60.3% Availability in Egan - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- CenturyLink - 28.7% Availability in Egan - Speeds up to 60 Mbps
- Vast Broadband - 3.5% Availability in Egan - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Golden West Telecommunications - 1.4% Availability in Egan - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Egan - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Egan - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
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.
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 and Video Streaming Around Egan
Data collected by our market researchers suggests that common ISPs currently use data caps on residential Internet packages. Data caps are a public issue since consumers view them as a tactic to discourage streaming services. Providers explain that caps are a reasonable strategy for managing network traffic. Either way, the problem is streaming services, which easily uses one to seven Gigabytes/hr.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Egan
|LTD Broadband||Fixed Wireless||86.0%+||100 Mbps|
|Mediacom Cable||Cable||60.3%+||1,000 Mbps|
|SpeedConnect||Fixed Wireless||17.8%+||15 Mbps|
|Vast Broadband||Cable||3.5%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Golden West Telecommunications||DSL||1.4%+||50 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||50 Mbps|
|CenturyLink Business||DSL||100%||60 Mbps|
|Golden West Telecommunications||DSL||5.8%+||50 Mbps|
|Mediacom Business||Cable||4.9%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Vast Broadband||Fiber||1.5%+||1,000 Mbps|