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Internet Providers in Pukwana, South Dakota
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Internet Access in Pukwana, South Dakota
FCC data is the backbone for Internet access data listed on BroadbandNow. As of 2021, we've analyzed 1,026 rows of governmental and privatized data about Internet availability within the Pukwana area. There is currently limited speed test information on the Pukwana area. Data is limited to 2 total records over the past year. Locals should make note of the official download speeds shown above for local companies like HughesNet.
Owing to the limited wired infrastructure, satellite broadband are the only services with widespread coverage for most addresses in Pukwana and the surrounding area.
Midstate Communications is the third largest wired broadband provider in Pukwana by coverage area, available for virtually one hundred percent of residents.
In the less well-developed areas in Pukwana, data shows that as many as 400 people have only one or fewer choices for wired Internet service.
Viasat Internet is the most widespread Internet option overall, registered with coverage in practically one hundred percent of the area. HughesNet, in contrast, is available to practically one hundred percent of residents. The top download speed recorded for Viasat is up to 35 Mbps, while HughesNet advertised packages up to 25 Mbps. In general, anything over 10 Mbps is enough to stream SD video over WiFi. However, it may become an issue for multiple users or high-bandwidth applications such as Skype, cloud apps, and multiplayer gaming. Refer to the coverage maps on this page to see how broadband coverage compares down to the census block level.
Internet Statistics 2021
56.8% of consumers in Pukwana400 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 Pukwana, South Dakota
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Midstate Communications||1,000 Mbps||Fiber and DSL||8s||100.0%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||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.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
Compare Pukwana to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Pukwana||2.7 Mbps||4||$1.48 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +531.7 Mbps )||17 ( +13 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +146.1 Mbps )||17 ( +13 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +157.9 Mbps )||15 ( +11 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +166.8 Mbps )||23 ( +19 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +159.4 Mbps )||8 ( +4 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|