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Internet Providers in Owanka, South Dakota
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Internet Access in Owanka, South Dakota
Internet service coverage and competition in the Owanka area is below average. Presently, a surprising 100 percent of the population are limited to only one or fewer options for Internet service at their location. Owanka's degree of connectivity ranks 214th out of 338 cities in South Dakota.
The data on this page comes from FCC filings specific to the area, and is with private databases and direct provider reporting to create more accurate listings than governmental websites. Speed and pricing data is sourced by manually collecting tens of thousands of data points every year. We've analyzed 74 Owanka Internet plans from 2014–present, with 23 Internet deals currently available in the area.
Taking a look at network technologies with significant infrastructure already built within the area, the most frequently available hardwired Internet technology types are Satellite (close to one hundred percent coverage) and Fiber and DSL (close to one hundred percent coverage).
Viasat Internet has the largest coverage area for Owanka residents. virtually one hundred percent of Owanka census blocks can get access to them. HughesNet is the most common followup choice, serving practically one hundred percent of local addresses with predominantly Satellite service. HughesNet's strongest package for Owanka is 25 Mbps download.
While the main providers are Viasat and HughesNet, Golden West Telecommunications also serves Owanka with availability in close to one hundred percent of residents and a recorded top speed of 100 Mbps. Providers like Western Communications can connect you to 30 Mbps or more via direct wireless relays. See the interactive map below to compare broadband coverage on the census block level, and the "Download Speeds" tab to see how local ISPs compare in real-world speed tests.
Internet Statistics 2021
100.0% of consumers in Owanka100 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 Owanka, 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||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.