Internet Providers in Vale, South Dakota

Residential Internet Statistics for Vale, SD
Internet Service Providers: 6
Plans Start From: $39.95
Top Download Speed: 250 Mbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Vale, South Dakota:

Showing 1 to 8 Providers

  • 1. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    39.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    39.2% Available
  • 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 3. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. CenturyLink
    14.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    14.6% Available
  • 5. 5. West River Cooperative Telephone Company
    98.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *150 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    98.1% Available
  • 6. 6. Celerity
    92% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *40 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    92% Available
  • 7. 7. Western Communications
    34.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *30 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    34.9% Available
  • 8. 8. Golden West Telecommunications
    3.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *250 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    3.9% Available
  • 1. Celerity
    91.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *40 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    91.5% Available
  • 2. Golden West Telecommunications
    49.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *250 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    49.5% Available
  • 3. Western Communications
    37.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *30 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    37.5% Available
  • 4. CenturyLink Business
    24.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    24.4% Available
  • 5. 5. Golden West Telecommunications
    13.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    13.5% Available

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Internet Access in Vale, South Dakota

Vale features a total of 8 broadband providers with home service, and a total of 12 including business and mobile providers.

The majority of Vale households have 2-3 wired Internet providers to choose from. 82.27% of the Vale area — 300 people — are limited to one or fewer options for their Internet service provider. cable and DSL broadband services are likely to offer the best price for home use.

The data on this page comes from FCC reports. Data is against privatized databases to output more useful resources than can be accessed through the FCC directly. Information on speeds and pricing of specific Internet plans is sourced by manually collecting tens of thousands of data points annually. We've analyzed 142 Vale Internet plans since 2014, with 33 Internet deals currently marketed in the area.

Viasat Internet has the widest availability for Vale residents. They are available to close to one hundred percent of Vale. HughesNet is the most likely second choice, serving practically one hundred percent of local addresses with predominantly Satellite Internet service. The fastest Internet plan advertised by HughesNet for Vale is 25 Mbps.

Broadly speaking, the most common broadband choices within Vale are 5G Internet and Satellite. The map and speed test data seen below show how the actual speed test statistics vary between zip codes and providers in and around Vale.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Vale, South Dakota

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
West River Cooperative Telephone Company 150 Mbps Fiber 54s 98.1%
Golden West Telecommunications 250 Mbps Fiber and DSL 32s 3.9%
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 14.6%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 39.2%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
300 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

Vale is the 38th most connected city in South Dakota ahead of Spearfish, Whitewood, and Deadwood, but behind Sturgis and Belle Fourche.

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

Approximately 200 people in Butte County don't have access to any wired internet.

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This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Fiber Availability: 98% of people living in Vale have residential fiber service available to them.

Reference

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.

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25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

Map of ISPs in Vale

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