Internet Providers in White Owl, South Dakota

Most Popular Internet Providers in White Owl, South Dakota:

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  • 1. 1. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

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    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-50mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 2. 2. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $59.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. 3. Golden West Telecommunications
    100% Available
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    Speeds up to:
    250 Mbps
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    100 Mbps
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    • Fiber
    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-250mbps
    • Connection: Fiber and DSL
    • Price Range: $61.95 - $101.95
  • 4. 4. Western Communications
    100% Available
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    Speeds up to:
    30 Mbps
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    4 Mbps
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 10-30mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Includes standard installation.
    • Price Range: $48 - $88
    • Contracts: 1 Year - 1 Year required
  • 1. 1. Golden West Telecommunications
    100% Available
    100%

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    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Price Range: $61.95 - $61.95
  • 2. 2. Western Communications
    100% Available
    100%

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    Speeds up to:
    30 Mbps
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    4 Mbps
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 10-30mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Includes standard installation.
    • Price Range: $63 - $103
    • Contracts: 1 Year - 1 Year required
  • 3. 3. Golden West Telecommunications
    27.1% Available
    27.1%

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    Speeds up to:
    250 Mbps
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    100 Mbps
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    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 50-250mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Price Range: $61.95 - $101.95
  • 1. 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
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    Speeds up to:
    3 Mbps
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    1.5 Mbps
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-3mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. 2. Verizon
    100% Available
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    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider

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Internet Access in White Owl, South Dakota

For more sparsely populated cities such as White Owl, fixed microwave Internet and other wireless Internet technologies provide the primary access option. FCC records show no meaningfultrue wired broadband infrastructure availability for residential customers, but fixed wireless Internet provides a decent alternative available to practically one hundred percent of the population.

The information listed here comes via FCC coverage reports specific to the area, and is confirmed using privatized data sources and direct provider reporting to provide more accurate results than can be accessed through the FCC directly. Information on pricing and speeds of listed broadband plans is generated by manually collecting tens of thousands of data points each year. We've analyzed 74 White Owl Internet plans since 2014, with 23 Internet deals currently on the market.

Since many houses are only wired for one phone (DSL) company and one cable provider, the average home in White Owl has 2 wired broadband options available. 89.15 percent of White Owl residents — 100 people — are limited to one or fewer choices. DSL and cable Internet are likely to offer the best budget pricing for home use.

Golden West Telecommunications is a common alternative, serving White Owl with a top download speed of 100 Mbps. Wired Internet isn't the only choice for Internet access in White Owl. fixed wireless companies such as Western Communications can offer 30 Mbps or more using wireless technology.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the strongest providers in White Owl as measured by coverage area. These ISPs frequently compete at addresses around White Owl.

Internet Statistics 2021

100 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 White Owl, South Dakota

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Golden West Telecommunications 250 Mbps Fiber and DSL 32s 100.0%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

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White Owl is the 141st most connected city in South Dakota behind Ellsworth Afb, Rapid City, Piedmont, Black Hawk, and Box Elder.

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

Approximately 400 people in Meade 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: 11% of people living in White Owl 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 Meade County, approximately 1,000 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.

Data Caps and Cord Cutting in White Owl

Data from our market research team suggests that top providers in the area use data caps on home Internet plans. Data caps are controversial because subscribers see caps as a strategy to discourage "cord cutting", while providers explain they are a necessary strategy as they struggle to manage heavy network congestion. In either case, the culprit is streaming services, which can eat up anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes per hour.

Compare White Owl to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
White Owl 89.1 Mbps 5 $3.80 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +445.3 Mbps ) 17 ( +12 ) $0.48 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +59.7 Mbps ) 17 ( +12 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +71.5 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +80.4 Mbps ) 23 ( +18 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +73 Mbps ) 8 ( +3 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )