Internet Providers in Mitchell, SD

Residential Internet Statistics for Mitchell, SD
Internet Service Providers: 6
Plans Start From: $34.95
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Mitchell, South Dakota:

Showing 1 to 8 Providers

  • 1. CenturyLink
    94.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    94.9% Available
  • 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 3. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    16.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    16.9% Available
  • 5. 5. Santel Communications Cooperative
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 6. 6. Mitchell Telecom
    89.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    89.4% Available
  • 7. 7. Midco
    85.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    85.5% Available
  • 8. 8. Midco
    50.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    50.4% Available

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Internet Access in Mitchell, South Dakota

Internet Infrastructure in Mitchell overall is well-maintained, with average download speeds 31.94 percent higher than the South Dakota average.

Viasat Internet offers the largest coverage area for Mitchell residents. The provider is available to close to one hundred percent of Mitchell. HughesNet is also a common option, with coverage in virtually one hundred percent of Mitchell with Satellite service. HughesNet's strongest plan in Mitchell is 25 Mbps.

CenturyLink provides an alternative. They offer 94 percent coverage and a maximum download speed of 80 Mbps. Wired Internet isn't actually the only option for Internet in Mitchell. fixed wireless providers like Santel Communications Cooperative can achieve 50 Mbps or more over direct wireless hardware.

The Internet coverage information listed here comes from FCC reports, and is using privatized data sources and direct provider reporting to output more granular resources than governmental websites. Speed and pricing data is generated by manually collecting thousands of plans each year.

View the interactive map below for more insights on Internet service competition at the granular census block level. Although most locations have around 4-5 choices for service, others are less connected or might only have one provider available. As of 2022, a surprising 10.36 percent of households are limited to one Internet service option.

  • There are 11 internet providers in Mitchell with 8 of those offering residential service
  • Mitchell is the 39th most connected city in South Dakota ahead of Freeman, Parkston, Salem, and Platte, but behind Huron.
  • Explore internet access for communities within Mitchell: Loomis

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Mitchell, South Dakota

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Mitchell Telecom 1,000 Mbps Fiber and DSL 8s 89.4%
Midco 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 85.5%
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 94.9%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 16.9%
1,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

Mitchell is the 39th most connected city in South Dakota ahead of Freeman, Parkston, Salem, and Platte, but behind Huron.

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

Approximately 100 people in Davison County don't have access to any wired internet.

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

Fiber Availability: 91% of people living in Mitchell have residential fiber service available to them.

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

Approximately 90% of Mitchell residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Davison County, approximately 700 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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

Map of ISPs in Mitchell

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Compare Mitchell to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Mitchell 126 Mbps 11 $0.92 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +455.7 Mbps ) 22 ( +11 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +46.8 Mbps ) 21 ( +10 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +73.7 Mbps ) 20 ( +9 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +76.2 Mbps ) 27 ( +16 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +70.5 Mbps ) 11 $0.39 ( $0.00 )