Internet Providers in New Underwood, SD

Residential Internet Statistics for New Underwood, SD
Internet Service Providers: 5
Plans Start From: $48
Top Download Speed: 250 Mbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in New Underwood, South Dakota:

Showing 1 to 7 Providers

  • 1. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    67.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    67.9% Available
  • 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 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. EarthLink 5G Home Internet
    67.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    67.9% Available
  • 5. 5. CenturyLink
    3.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    3.1% Available
  • 6. 6. Western Communications
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *30 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 7. 7. Golden West Telecommunications
    95.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *250 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    95.8% Available

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Internet Access in New Underwood, South Dakota

As is common for less densely populated areas such as New Underwood, fixed wireless and other wireless Internet technologies are the primary access option. FCC records indicate no meaningful wired broadband Internet infrastructure availability for residential purposes, but fixed wireless Internet presents an acceptable alternative with availability for close to one hundred percent of the population.

Since FCC availability data is currently collected biannually and only published six or more months after filing, data shown here may have minor inaccuracies.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are New Underwood's primary wired broadband options.

Golden West Telecommunications is another common Internet choice in New Underwood. They offer Fiber and DSL service with coverage in 95 percent of the area. Western Communications offers an alternative wireless service worth noting to close to one hundred percent of the area. Keep in mind that fixed wireless has to have roof access or line of site with a Western Communications access point.

In summary, broadband access could stand improvement in New Underwood, but most homes still have at least 2 providers able to service them to the Internet. For the time being, a relatively limited 1,000 New Underwood residents have access to one or fewer providers.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In New Underwood, South Dakota

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
Golden West Telecommunications 250 Mbps Fiber and DSL 32s 95.8%
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 3.1%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 67.9%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
EarthLink 5G Home Internet 100 Mbps 5G Internet 1m 21s 67.9%
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.

New Underwood is the 100th most connected city in South Dakota behind Ellsworth Afb, Rapid City, Black Hawk, Box Elder, and Hermosa.

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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 2,000 people in Pennington 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: 96% of people living in New Underwood 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 Pennington County, approximately 5,000 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.

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Compare New Underwood to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
New Underwood 25.2 Mbps 9 $2.16 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +556.5 Mbps ) 22 ( +13 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +147.6 Mbps ) 21 ( +12 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +174.5 Mbps ) 20 ( +11 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +177 Mbps ) 27 ( +18 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +171.3 Mbps ) 11 ( +2 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )