Internet Service Providers in Irene, South Dakota

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Residential Internet Statistics for Irene, SD
Wired Internet Providers: 4
Average Speed Test Result: 15.35 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 1,000 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 48.35%

Internet Access in Irene, South Dakota

FCC datasets are the backbone of Irene Internet availability facts presented here. [1] To date, we've processed 739 rows of FCC and privatized data catalogues on broadband availability within Irene. Currently, there is a lack of meaningful speed test data from Irene — only 78 total records over the most recent 12 months. With this in mind, residents should look to the advertised download speeds listed above for ISPs such as HughesNet.

83.27 percent of Irene is cut off from choice so far as true broadband Internet service. This isn't a surprise, since competition between providers is not strong. Residences in the city have an average 1 options for service.

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are Irene's most widely available wired broadband options.

DSL Internet providers connect customers to Internet services using pre-existing phone lines, which is why it frequently comes through telecom companies that bundle Internet access with landline phone plans. DSL (Digital Subscriber Line) is available to 57.14 percent of the area. Refer to the data visualization tools on this page for insights into how the promised speed, latency, and etc compare to current customers' speedsrecorded by local subscribers.

While the main providers are Viasat and HughesNet, Vast Broadband is also in Irene with availability in 55 percent of residents and a recorded top speed of 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless plans from brands such as SpeedConnect deliver as much as 5 Mbps using direct wireless relays. Explore the interactive map below to see broadband coverage at a granular level, and the "Download Speeds" tab to see how local ISPs compare in consumer speed tests.

Internet Statistics 2021

600 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 Irene, South Dakota

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Vast Broadband 1,000 Mbps DSL and Cable 8s
Golden West Telecommunications 100 Mbps Fiber 1m 21s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 35 Mbps Satellite 3m 54s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
Fort Randall Telephone Company 25 Mbps DSL 5m 27s
Rise Broadband 50 Mbps Fixed Wireless 2m 43s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Irene, South Dakota

  • Vast Broadband - 55.9% Availability in Irene - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Rise Broadband - 12.2% Availability in Irene - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • Fort Randall Telephone Company - 3.8% Availability in Irene - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
  • Golden West Telecommunications - 2.0% Availability in Irene - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Irene - Speeds up to 35 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Irene - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Irene

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Irene is the 247th most connected city in South Dakota behind Yankton, Lennox, Parker, Beresford, and Freeman.

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 300 people in Yankton County don't have access to any wired internet.

This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

In Yankton County, approximately 2,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Irene

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Vast Broadband DSL and Cable 55.9%+ 1,000 Mbps
Rise Broadband Fixed Wireless 12.2%+ 50 Mbps
SpeedConnect Fixed Wireless 7.7%+ 15 Mbps
Fort Randall Telephone Company DSL 3.8%+ 25 Mbps
Golden West Telecommunications Fiber 2.0%+ 100 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 35 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Rise Broadband Fixed Wireless 29.2%+ 50 Mbps
Golden West Telecommunications Fiber 5.6%+ 100 Mbps
Vast Broadband Fiber 1.4%+ 1,000 Mbps

Compare Irene to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
0 Mbps 0
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +333.7 Mbps ) 15 ( +15 ) $0.18 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +91.7 Mbps ) 18 ( +18 ) $0.20 ( + $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +84.3 Mbps ) 15 ( +15 ) $0.33 ( + $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +96.3 Mbps ) 21 ( +21 ) $0.21 ( + $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +99.9 Mbps ) 9 ( +9 ) $0.26 ( + $0.00 )