Internet Providers in Mud Butte, South Dakota

Residential Internet Statistics for Mud Butte, SD
Internet Service Providers: 4
Plans Start From: $48
Top Download Speed: 250 Mbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Mud Butte, South Dakota:

Showing 1 to 6 Providers

  • 1. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 2. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    29% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    29% Available
  • 4. Golden West Telecommunications
    89.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *250 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    89.5% Available
  • 5. 5. Western Communications
    89.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *30 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    89.5% Available
  • 6. 6. West River Cooperative Telephone Company
    10.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *150 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    10.5% Available
  • 1. Golden West Telecommunications
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    100% Available
  • 2. Western Communications
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *30 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 3. Golden West Telecommunications
    22.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *250 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    22.6% Available

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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 93 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 5G Internet (29.00 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.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Mud Butte, South Dakota

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
West River Cooperative Telephone Company 150 Mbps Fiber 54s 10.5%
Golden West Telecommunications 250 Mbps Fiber and DSL 32s 89.5%
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 29.0%
100 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.

Mud Butte is the 76th most connected city in South Dakota ahead of Whitewood, but behind Sturgis, Piedmont, Belle Fourche, and Spearfish.

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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 400 people in Meade 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: 32% of people living in Mud Butte 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 21% of Mud Butte 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 Meade County, approximately 1,000 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 Mud Butte

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