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Internet providers in 68901

Find internet providers serving the 68901 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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68901 internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable97%
Windstream $19.99 200 - 2,000 MbpsDSL98%
Glenwood Network Services $49.95 300 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic50%
Glenwood Network Services $49.95 300 - 1,000 MbpsDSL0.290%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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68901 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 68901 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 68901 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 97% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 93% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 85% of those living in the 68901 ZIP code.

There are nine internet providers serving the 68901 area, and 97.15% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among nine internet providers in 68901, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 2,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Hastings

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Windstream 99 Mbps 67 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 106 Mbps 21 Mbps Cable
HughesNet 10 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in 68901

The largest internet providers serving the 68901 ZIP code are Spectrum, Windstream, and Glenwood Network Services bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all in the 68901 ZIP code, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Windstream, which covers 98% of the area. Hastings’s third most-available internet provider, Glenwood Network Services, offers fiber-optic to around 50% of residents in the 68901 ZIP code.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

97%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 68901 ZIP code, covering 97% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 68901 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Hastings, $52.98.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hastings, $0.24.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in 68901 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hastings's providers, 46 Mbps.

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Windstream DSL internet

Provider
Windstream
Starting price*
$19.99/mo.
Max download speed

2,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

8 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from Windstream offers broadband to nearly all households in the 68901 ZIP code, covering 98% of the area.

DSL internet from Windstream 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 Windstream start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Hastings, $52.98.

Windstream customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.10 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hastings, $0.24.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Windstream offers download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 8 Mbps in 68901 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hastings's providers, 46 Mbps.

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Glenwood Network Services fiber-optic internet

Provider

Glenwood Network Services

Starting price*
$49.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

100 Mbps

Average availability

50%

Fiber-optic from Glenwood Network Services offers broadband to about half of households in the 68901 ZIP code, covering 50% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Glenwood Network Services is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 68901 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Glenwood Network Services start at $49.95/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Hastings, $52.98.

Glenwood Network Services customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hastings, $0.24.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Glenwood Network Services offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 100 Mbps in 68901 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 50% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hastings's providers, 46 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 68901 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 68901 and the greater Hastings area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Hastings at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Hastings at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 68901 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 Hastings may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $64.99 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 Hastings DSL, cable, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 68901 frequently asked questions

Windstream is the fastest internet provider in the 68901 ZIP code with download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in 68901. The next fastest internet provider in the 68901 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps* to 97% of the area.

Hamilton Telephone Comapny offers the cheapest internet in the 68901 ZIP with service starting at $34.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Hastings, $52.98.

Glenwood Network Services is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 68901 ZIP code, covering 50% of the city.

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Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.