Internet Providers in Utica, South Dakota
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Residential Internet Statistics for Utica, SD
|Wired Internet Providers:||2|
|Average Speed Test Result:||12.17 Mbps|
|Top Advertised Speed:||100 Mbps|
|No Broadband Access:||12.66%|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Utica, South Dakota
Internet Access in Utica, South Dakota
Consumers have access to 8 Internet service providers (ISPs) operating in Utica. 2 of these are mobile companies.
We should note that since FCC coverage data is only collected biannually and only published six or more months later, provider availability listed in the results below might not include the latest expansions or regional changes. This page incorporates direct provider reporting to help fix this issue.
87.9 percent of Utica residents are currently cut off from choice so far as true broadband Internet service. This isn't an unexpected fact since market competition between the incumbent Internet providers is low. Addresses in the city generally have 1-2 options for broadband service.
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are the main Internet options in Utica.
DSL is the best-performing network type with coverage in Utica that residents should consider. Enter your local address into the search bar above to check our database for more detailed results.
Internet Statistics 2021
87.9% of consumers in Utica400 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 Utica, South Dakota
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|Golden West Telecommunications||100 Mbps||Fiber||1m 21s|
|CenturyLink||60 Mbps||DSL||2m 16s|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||35 Mbps||Satellite||3m 54s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
|Rise Broadband||50 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||2m 43s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Utica, South Dakota
- Golden West Telecommunications - 66.3% Availability in Utica - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- Rise Broadband - 45.1% Availability in Utica - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- CenturyLink - 44.9% Availability in Utica - Speeds up to 60 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Utica - Speeds up to 35 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Utica - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
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.
Data Cap Issues Around Utica
Data collected by our market research team suggests that popular providers currently use data caps on home broadband packages. Data caps are disliked since subscribers view caps as a strategy for limiting streaming services, while providers maintain that data caps are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage heavy network congestion. In either case, the culprit is streaming video, which can use one to seven Gigabytes per hour.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Utica
|Golden West Telecommunications||Fiber||66.3%+||100 Mbps|
|Rise Broadband||Fixed Wireless||45.1%+||50 Mbps|
|SpeedConnect||Fixed Wireless||14.5%+||15 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||35 Mbps|
|Golden West Telecommunications||Fiber||100%||100 Mbps|
|Rise Broadband||Fixed Wireless||41.5%+||50 Mbps|
|CenturyLink Business||DSL||43.9%+||60 Mbps|
Compare Utica to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|New York||349.1 Mbps ( +336.9 Mbps )||15 ( +15 )||$0.18 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||107.1 Mbps ( +94.9 Mbps )||18 ( +18 )||$0.20 ( + $0.00 )|
|Chicago||99.7 Mbps ( +87.5 Mbps )||15 ( +15 )||$0.33 ( + $0.00 )|
|Houston||111.7 Mbps ( +99.5 Mbps )||21 ( +21 )||$0.21 ( + $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||115.3 Mbps ( +103.1 Mbps )||9 ( +9 )||$0.26 ( + $0.00 )|