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Internet providers in Chalco, NE

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Chalco, NE internet providers

Provider
Cox $29.99 25 - 1,000 MbpsCable95%
Cox $29.99 25 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic8.547%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic81%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL21%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Chalco internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Chalco is comparable to the rest of Nebraska - 94%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Chalco area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Chalco residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 40% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 5.450% of those living in Chalco.

There are six internet providers serving the Chalco area, and 91.71% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Chalco's six internet providers, prices start at $29.95 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Chalco

The largest internet providers in Chalco are Cox and CenturyLink bringing cable, fiber-optic, and DSL options to Chalco.

Cable internet from Cox is available to nearly all Chalco residents, covering 95% of households. Many will also have the option of fiber-optic from CenturyLink, which covers 81% of the area. Chalco’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers DSL to around 21% of Chalco residents.

Cox cable internet

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

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

95%

Cable from Cox offers broadband to nearly all households in Chalco covering 95% of the area.

Cox’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Chalco 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 Chalco, $48.98.

Cox customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Chalco, $1.88.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Cox offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in Chalco. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Chalco's providers, 487 Mbps.

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CenturyLink fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

81%

Fiber-optic from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Chalco covering 81% of the area.

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

Internet prices for CenturyLink start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Chalco, $48.98.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Chalco, $1.88.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Chalco. These download speeds are available to 81% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Chalco's providers, 487 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

21%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to some, but not many households in Chalco covering 21% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Chalco 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 CenturyLink start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Chalco, $48.98.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Chalco, $1.88.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in Chalco. These download speeds are available to 21% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Chalco's providers, 487 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Chalco, you’ll likely have options from cable, fiber-optic, and DSL internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Chalco, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Chalco and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Chalco at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Chalco at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Chalco residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Cox is the fastest internet provider in Chalco with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 95% of households in Chalco. The next fastest internet provider in Chalco is Cox, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 8.547% of the area.

Rise Broadband offers the cheapest internet in Chalco with plans starting at $29.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Chalco, $48.98.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Chalco, covering 81% of the city. Cox also offers fiber internet in Chalco and is available to 8.547% of households.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.

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.