Internet Providers in Presho, SD

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Residential Internet Statistics for Presho, SD
Internet Providers: 6
Internet Plans: 9
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $94.39

Internet Access in Presho, South Dakota

Presho Internet coverage information on this page is derived from FCC databases. Then, we ensure the data is verifiable against private records. We've processed 1,700 rows of FCC data catalogues about broadband access in Presho. We currently have limited speed test data on Presho — only 22 recordings over the past year. Locals should look to the advertised speeds shown above.

Taking a look at network technologies available around Presho, the most common physical wire Internet technology varieties are Satellite (near one hundred percent coverage) and Fiber (practically one hundred percent coverage). Fiber is built on newer Fiber-optical lines made of densely packed glass strands which can send binary data using light. Fiber network technology provides stronger speed and uptime, although it may switch over to coaxial wiring in the "last mile" near a subscriber. As a result, not all fiber connections offer "gigabit" performance.

92.45 percent of residents have a single option for wired broadband.

Viasat Internet is the most commonly available choice in Presho. The provider is accessible for near one hundred percent of Presho. HughesNet is also a common choice in the area, providing near one hundred percent of local addresses with predominantly Satellite service. The fastest plan advertised by HughesNet in Presho is 25 Mbps.

While the main providers are HughesNet and Viasat, Kennebec Telephone Company also serves Presho with service for close to one hundred percent of residents and a recorded maximum speed of 1,000 Mbps. See the interactive map on this page to see how many options residents have at a granular level.

Internet Statistics 2021

600 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Presho, South Dakota

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Kennebec Telephone Company 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
Golden West Telecommunications 100 Mbps Fiber 1m 21s
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
Golden West Telecommunications 50 Mbps DSL 2m 43s
Kennebec Telephone Company 60 Mbps DSL 2m 16s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Presho, South Dakota

  • Kennebec Telephone Company - Fiber - 100.0% Availability in Presho - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Golden West Telecommunications - Fiber - 3.6% Availability in Presho - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Golden West Telecommunications - DSL - 4.9% Availability in Presho - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • Kennebec Telephone Company - DSL - 3.9% Availability in Presho - Speeds up to 60 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Presho - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Presho - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Presho

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Presho is the 174th most connected city in South Dakota ahead of Chamberlain and Mission, but behind Fort Pierre, Pierre, and Winner.

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 4 people in Lyman 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: 100% of people living in Presho 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 Lyman County, approximately 4 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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Presho

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Kennebec Telephone Company Fiber 100% 1,000 Mbps
Golden West Telecommunications Fiber 3.6%+ 100 Mbps
Golden West Telecommunications DSL 4.9%+ 50 Mbps
Kennebec Telephone Company DSL 3.9%+ 60 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Golden West Telecommunications Fiber 21.0%+ 100 Mbps
Golden West Telecommunications DSL 19.5%+ 50 Mbps
SDN Communications Fiber 0.0%+ 1,000 Mbps

Compare Presho to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Presho 7.3 Mbps 6 $2.45 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +408.1 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.54 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +111.6 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +108.9 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +120.1 Mbps ) 23 ( +17 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +120.3 Mbps ) 8 ( +2 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )