Internet Providers in New Effington, SD

Residential Internet Statistics for New Effington, SD
Internet Service Providers: 2
Plans Start From: $70.95
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in New Effington, South Dakota:

Showing 1 to 4 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. RC Technologies
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *500 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    100% Available
  • 4. Venture
    3.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    3.9% Available

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Internet Access in New Effington, South Dakota

There are two Internet providers for New Effington residents: Viasat Internet and HughesNet. Viasat mostly offers Satellite service, with speeds up to 35 Mbps and availability for near one hundred percent of the local area. HughesNet provides Satellite. Their Internet services have coverage in virtually one hundred percent of New Effington.

95.54 percent of New Effington residents are cut off from choice for broadband Internet service. This isn't a surprise since competition between providers is poor. Locations in the city generally have 1 choices for Internet service, accounting for the entire community.

RC Technologies is another commonly available broadband choice for New Effington. They offer Fiber connections with coverage in close to one hundred percent of the area.

Keep in mind that since FCC data is processed biannually and only made public 6+ months after that, data shown here may have minor inaccuracies.

To summarize, Fiber and Satellite are the most widespread Internet options in the New Effington area. The prominence of fiber optics in New Effington is reflected in the area's average speed of 107.49 Mbps. This is 20.24 percent above the weighted average download speed for the state. The map and download speed test data seen below illustrate where the real-world speed and performance results differ between specific neighborhoods and ISPs in the area.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In New Effington, South Dakota

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Venture Communications 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 3.9%
RC Technologies 500 Mbps Fiber 16s 100.0%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
500 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.

New Effington is the 275th most connected city in South Dakota behind Wahpeton, Wheaton, Breckenridge, Sisseton, and Britton.

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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 200 people in Roberts 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: 100% of people living in New Effington 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.

In Roberts 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 New Effington

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Compare New Effington to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
New Effington 107.5 Mbps 4 $1.15 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +474.2 Mbps ) 22 ( +18 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +65.3 Mbps ) 21 ( +17 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +92.2 Mbps ) 20 ( +16 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +94.7 Mbps ) 27 ( +23 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +89 Mbps ) 11 ( +7 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )