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Internet providers in 66801

Find internet providers serving the 66801 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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Provider
AT&T $30 100 - 18 MbpsDSL93%
Sparklight $30 15 - 1,000 MbpsCable95%
ValuNet FIBER $59.95 -Fiber-optic90%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 5 MbpsSatellite100%
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66801 internet service at a glance

At 97%, broadband coverage in the 66801 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Kansas - 94%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 66801 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 95% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 94% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 90% of those living in the 66801 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 66801 area, and 93.86% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 66801, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 66801

The largest internet providers serving the 66801 ZIP code are AT&T, Sparklight, and ValuNet FIBER bringing DSL, cable, and fiber-optic options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 66801 ZIP code, covering 93% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Sparklight, which covers 95% of the area. Emporia’s third most-available internet provider, ValuNet FIBER, offers fiber-optic to around 90% of residents in the 66801 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

18 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

93%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 66801 ZIP code, covering 93% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Emporia, $44.98.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.30 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Emporia, $1.45.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 18 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.768 Mbps in 66801 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Emporia's providers, 216 Mbps.

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Sparklight cable internet

Provider
Sparklight
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

95%

Cable from Sparklight offers broadband to nearly all households in the 66801 ZIP code, covering 95% of the area.

Sparklight’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 66801 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Sparklight start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Emporia, $44.98.

Sparklight customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Emporia, $1.45.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Sparklight offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in 66801 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Emporia's providers, 216 Mbps.

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ValuNet FIBER fiber-optic internet

Provider

ValuNet FIBER

Starting price*
$59.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

90%

Fiber-optic from ValuNet FIBER offers broadband to nearly all households in the 66801 ZIP code, covering 90% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from ValuNet FIBER is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 66801 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for ValuNet FIBER start at $59.95/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Emporia, $44.98.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, ValuNet FIBER offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 66801 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 90% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Emporia's providers, 216 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 66801 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 66801 and the greater Emporia area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Emporia at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Emporia at $50/mo. for speeds up to 5 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 66801 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Emporia may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $59.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Emporia cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 66801 frequently asked questions

Sparklight is the fastest internet provider in the 66801 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 95% of households in 66801. The next fastest internet provider in the 66801 ZIP code is ValuNet FIBER, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 90% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in the 66801 ZIP with service starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Emporia, $44.98.

ValuNet FIBER is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 66801 ZIP code, covering 90% of the city.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.