Internet providers in Manhattan, KS

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Manhattan, KS internet providers

Provider
AT&T $40.00 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic1.848%
AT&T $30.00 10 - 75 MbpsDSL96%
Cox $29.99 10 - 300 MbpsCable94%
Wamego Telecommunications Company $34.95 25 - 250 MbpsFiber-optic1.015%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Manhattan internet service at a glance

At 96%, broadband coverage in Manhattan 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 Manhattan area will have access to DSL, which covers 96% of Manhattan residents. Cable 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 2.860% of those living in Manhattan.

There are five internet providers serving the Manhattan area, and 93.37% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Manhattan's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Manhattan

The largest internet providers in Manhattan are AT&T, Cox, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Manhattan.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Manhattan residents, covering 96% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Cox, which covers 94% of the area. Manhattan’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Manhattan residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

96%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Manhattan covering 96% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Manhattan 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 Manhattan, $40.99.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Manhattan, $2.28.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 75 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Manhattan. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Manhattan's providers, 331 Mbps.

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Cox cable internet

Provider
Cox
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

94%

Cable from Cox offers broadband to nearly all households in Manhattan covering 94% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Cox start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Manhattan, $40.99.

Cox customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Manhattan, $2.28.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Cox offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in Manhattan. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Manhattan's providers, 331 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Manhattan covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Manhattan where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Manhattan, $40.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Manhattan, $2.28.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Manhattan. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Manhattan's providers, 331 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Manhattan with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 1.848% of households in Manhattan. The next fastest internet provider in Manhattan is Cox, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 94% of the area.

Cox offers the cheapest internet in Manhattan with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Manhattan, $40.99.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Manhattan, covering 1.848% of the city. Wamego Telecommunications Company also offers fiber internet in Manhattan and is available to 1.015% of households.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.