Internet Providers in Newell, South Dakota

Most Popular Internet Providers in Newell, South Dakota:

Showing 1 to 5 Providers

  • 1. 1. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
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    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
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    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: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. 3. West River Cooperative Telephone Company
    98.5% Available
    98.5%

    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
  • 4. 4. Celerity
    29.2% Available
    29.2%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    40 Mbps
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    8 Mbps
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-40mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $39.95 - $109.95
    • Contracts: 1 Year - 1 Year required
  • 5. 5. Golden West Telecommunications
    5.3% Available
    5.3%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Price Range: $61.95 - $61.95
  • 1. 1. Golden West Telecommunications
    41.7% Available
    41.7%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Price Range: $61.95 - $61.95
  • 2. 2. Celerity
    8.7% Available
    8.7%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    40 Mbps
    Download
    8 Mbps
    Upload
    View Celerity Details
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-40mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $74.95 - $129.95
    • Contracts: 1 Year - 1 Year required
  • 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 Newell, South Dakota

As you can see in the table below, wireless service is the only realistic Internet choice available to Newell and the surrounding area.

Viasat Internet offers the largest coverage area for Newell residents. close to one hundred percent of Newell census blocks can receive access to them. HughesNet is the most likely followup option in the area, providing virtually one hundred percent of residents with predominantly Satellite Internet service. HughesNet's fastest plan for Newell is 25 Mbps.

West River Cooperative Telephone Company provides an alternative. They offer a top download speed of 50 Mbps. Wired Internet isn't actually the only choice for Internet access in Newell. fixed wireless outfits like Celerity Networks are able to offer 40 Mbps or more over direct wireless links.

The Internet coverage information listed here comes from provider coverage reports specific to Newell, and is enhanced with privatized data sources and direct provider reporting to output more detailed resources than governmental websites. Lit address information is currently limited to select telecom companies. Information about pricing and speeds of listed Internet plans is sourced by manually collecting thousands of plans annually.

For a granular look at broadband competition around the area, activate the map below and use the zoom/pan tools to explore. The average density of broadband availability is 1.33 service providers per census block. This low level of competition leaves 96.23 percent of residents with only one choice.

Internet Statistics 2021

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1,000 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 Newell, South Dakota

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
West River Cooperative Telephone Company 150 Mbps Fiber 54s 98.5%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Golden West Telecommunications 25 Mbps DSL 5m 27s 5.3%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Newell

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Newell is the 191st most connected city in South Dakota behind Sturgis, Belle Fourche, Spearfish, Whitewood, and Deadwood.

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 Butte 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: 99% of people living in Newell 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.

In Butte County, approximately 600 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 and Video Streaming in Newell

Data from our market researchers shows that many of the top providers in Newell currently use data caps on residential Internet connections. Data caps are disliked since consumers view caps as a tactic to limit video streaming. Providers insist that caps are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network congestion. In either case, the culprit is streaming services, which can use 1–7GB/hour.

Compare Newell to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Newell 7.7 Mbps 5 $2.89 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +526.7 Mbps ) 17 ( +12 ) $0.48 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +141.1 Mbps ) 17 ( +12 ) $0.28 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +152.9 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.32 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +161.8 Mbps ) 23 ( +18 ) $0.31 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +154.4 Mbps ) 8 ( +3 ) $0.66 ( $0.00 )