Internet Providers in Mud Butte, South Dakota

Most Popular Internet Providers in Mud Butte, South Dakota:

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  • 1. 1. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-50mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 2. 2. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $59.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. 3. Golden West Telecommunications
    89.5% Available
    89.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    250 Mbps
    Download
    100 Mbps
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    • Fiber
    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-250mbps
    • Connection: Fiber and DSL
    • Price Range: $61.95 - $101.95
  • 4. 4. Western Communications
    89.5% Available
    89.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    30 Mbps
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    4 Mbps
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 10-30mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Includes standard installation.
    • Price Range: $48 - $88
    • Contracts: 1 Year - 1 Year required
  • 5. 5. West River Cooperative Telephone Company
    10.5% Available
    10.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    150 Mbps
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    150 Mbps
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    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 150-150mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Price Range: $71 - $71
  • 1. 1. Golden West Telecommunications
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
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    5 Mbps
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    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-50mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Price Range: $61.95 - $61.95
  • 2. 2. Western Communications
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    30 Mbps
    Download
    4 Mbps
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 10-30mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Includes standard installation.
    • Price Range: $63 - $103
    • Contracts: 1 Year - 1 Year required
  • 3. 3. Golden West Telecommunications
    22.6% Available
    22.6%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    250 Mbps
    Download
    100 Mbps
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    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 50-250mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Price Range: $61.95 - $101.95
  • 1. 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    3 Mbps
    Download
    1.5 Mbps
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-3mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. 2. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider

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Internet Access in Mud Butte, South Dakota

Data on this page is calculated from the FCC's bi-annual coverage filings. Our data also includes direct provider coverage reports and other private datasets to further validate that data. Plan, pricing, and other data is aggregated manually by our data science team. Locally, we've analyzed and verified 81 broadband plans in Mud Butte since founding in 2014. FCC data is updated twice a year, but often appears to BroadbandNow before governmental publications for most providers.

Golden West Telecommunications provides an second choice to the primary providers, serving Mud Butte with a maximum download speed of 100 Mbps. Wired Internet isn't the only choice for Internet in Mud Butte. fixed wireless providers like Western Communications can achieve 30 Mbps via direct wireless links.

Viasat Internet has the widest availability in Mud Butte. The company is available to near one hundred percent of Mud Butte. HughesNet is the most likely second option, with coverage in virtually one hundred percent of local addresses with predominantly Satellite service. The fastest plan advertised by HughesNet for Mud Butte is 25 Mbps.

Looking at network technology offered Mud Butte, we see that the most frequently available hardwired broadband Internet tech types are Satellite (near one hundred percent coverage) and Fiber and DSL (89.50 percent coverage).

In summary, broadband coverage is far from perfect in Mud Butte. Activate the interactive map below to understand which streets in Mud Butte have more or less competition. As it stands, a limited 100 Mud Butte residents are limited to fewer than one options for wired broadband.

Internet Statistics 2021

100 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 Mud Butte, South Dakota

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Golden West Telecommunications 250 Mbps Fiber and DSL 32s 89.5%
West River Cooperative Telephone Company 150 Mbps Fiber 54s 10.5%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Mud Butte

Mud Butte Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Mud Butte is the 85th most connected city in South Dakota behind Sturgis, Piedmont, Belle Fourche, Spearfish, and Whitewood.

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

Approximately 400 people in Meade 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.

Fiber Availability: 32% of people living in Mud Butte 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.

Approximately 21% of Mud Butte residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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

In Meade County, approximately 1,000 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.

Data Cap Issues in Mud Butte

Data collected by our market research team suggests that top providers currently use data caps for their residential broadband packages. Data caps are controversial since users view caps as a strategy for limiting video streaming. Providers maintain they are a necessary tool for managing network congestion. In either case, the problem is over-the-top streaming, which easily consumes 1–7GB/hour.