Internet providers in 68801

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Provider
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable97%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 100 MbpsDSL72%
Allo Communications $70.00 500 - 7 MbpsDSL16%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Hamilton Telephone Comapny $29.95 0.512 - 25 MbpsWireless100%
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68801 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 68801 ZIP code 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 68801 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 97% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Grand Island, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are 10 internet providers serving the 68801 area, and 93.72% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among 10 internet providers in 68801, prices start at $29.95 and available download speeds reach up to 100 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 68801

The largest internet providers serving the 68801 ZIP code are Spectrum, CenturyLink, and Allo Communications bringing cable and DSL options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all in the 68801 ZIP code, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 72% of the area. Grand Island’s third most-available internet provider, Allo Communications, offers DSL to around 16% of residents in the 68801 ZIP code.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

97%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 68801 ZIP code, covering 97% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 68801 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Grand Island, $47.48.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.22 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Grand Island, $0.36.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in 68801 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Grand Island's providers, 35 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

72%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in the 68801 ZIP code, covering 72% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink 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 CenturyLink start at $45/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Grand Island, $47.48.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Grand Island, $0.36.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in 68801 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 72% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Grand Island's providers, 35 Mbps.

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Allo Communications DSL internet

Provider

Allo Communications

Starting price*
$70/mo.
Max download speed

7 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

16%

DSL from Allo Communications offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 68801 ZIP code, covering 16% of the area.

DSL internet from Allo Communications 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 Allo Communications start at $70/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Grand Island, $47.48.

Allo Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 500 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.14 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Grand Island, $0.36.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Allo Communications offers download speeds up to 7 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.768 Mbps in 68801 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 16% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Grand Island's providers, 35 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 68801 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 68801 and the greater Grand Island area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Grand Island at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Grand Island at $50/mo. for speeds up to 5 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 68801 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 Grand Island 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 Grand Island cable and DSL internet providers.

Internet providers in 68801 frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 68801 ZIP code with download speeds up to 100 Mbps. These speeds are available to 97% of households in 68801. The next fastest internet provider in the 68801 ZIP code is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 72% of the area.

Viaero Wireless offers the cheapest internet in the 68801 ZIP with service starting at $29.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Grand Island, $47.48.

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.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.