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Internet providers in Russell, KS

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Russell, KS internet providers

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Provider
Rural Telephone Service/Golden Belt - -Fiber-optic100%
Eagle Communications, Inc. - -Cable55%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 5 MbpsSatellite100%
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Russell internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Russell 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 Russell area will have access to fiber-optic, which covers 100% of Russell residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 55% of the area. No DSL providers are currently available in Russell, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the Russell area, and 55.08% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Russell's four internet providers, prices start at $50 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Russell

The largest internet providers in Russell are HughesNet and Viasat bringing satellite options to Russell.

Satellite internet from HughesNet is available to nearly all Russell residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from Viasat, which covers 100% of the area.

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 Russell covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Russell 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Russell, $55.00.

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 Russell, $2.89.

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 Russell. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Russell's providers, 15 Mbps.

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Viasat satellite internet

Provider
Viasat
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

5 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from Viasat offers broadband to all households in Russell covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Russell 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 Viasat start at $50/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Russell, $55.00.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Russell, $2.89.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 5 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in Russell. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Russell's providers, 15 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Rural Telephone Service/Golden Belt is the fastest internet provider in Russell with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Russell. The next fastest internet provider in Russell is Eagle Communications, Inc., offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 55% of the area.

Viasat offers the cheapest internet in Russell with plans starting at $50/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Russell, $55.00.

Rural Telephone Service/Golden Belt is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Russell, covering 100% of the city.

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.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.

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.