Internet Providers in Lemmon, SD

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Residential Internet Statistics for Lemmon, SD
Internet Providers: 4
Internet Plans: 5
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $55.85

Internet Access in Lemmon, South Dakota

On average, Lemmon households have broadband service from 1.03 different companies.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are Lemmon's most widely available wired broadband choices.

Compared with wired broadband like cable, wireless has lower speeds and data caps. These limitations make it challenging to use for Hulu, video conferencing, and any other high-bandwidth modern apps.

Since FCC data is processed biannually and only made public six months after, availability shown here may not be complete.

Besides the Internet options detailed above, West River Cooperative Telephone Company is a third choice for Internet in 99 percent of Lemmon.

Internet Statistics 2021



Lemmon, SD

1,000 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 Lemmon, South Dakota

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Consolidated Telcom 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
West River Cooperative Telephone Company 150 Mbps Fiber 54s
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Lemmon, South Dakota

  • West River Cooperative Telephone Company - Fiber - 99.3% Availability in Lemmon - Speeds up to 150 Mbps
  • Consolidated - Fiber - 2.8% Availability in Lemmon - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Lemmon - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Lemmon - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Lemmon

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Lemmon is the 268th most connected city in South Dakota ahead of Mc Laughlin, but behind Dickinson, Hettinger, New Salem, and Bowman.

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

Fiber Availability: 100% of people living in Lemmon have residential fiber service available to them.

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

Data Caps in Lemmon

Data from our market research team shows that top ISPs in Lemmon currently use data caps on residential Internet connections. Data caps are disliked because consumers view caps as a strategy for limiting streaming, while providers explain that they are a necessary strategy for managing network congestion. Either way, the problem is the same: streaming services, which easily eats up anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes/hour.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Lemmon

Provider Type Coverage Speed
West River Cooperative Telephone Company Fiber 99.3%+ 150 Mbps
Consolidated Telcom Fiber 2.8%+ 1,000 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps

Compare Lemmon to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Lemmon 19.2 Mbps 4 $1.12 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +396.2 Mbps ) 16 ( +12 ) $0.70 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +99.7 Mbps ) 17 ( +13 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +97 Mbps ) 15 ( +11 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +108.2 Mbps ) 23 ( +19 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +108.4 Mbps ) 8 ( +4 ) $0.37 ( $0.00 )