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Internet providers in 68847

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68847 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $27.99 6 - 24 MbpsDSL95%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable98%
USA Communications - -Fiber-optic94%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Skybeam - -Wireless100%
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68847 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 68847 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 68847 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 98% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 95% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 94% of those living in the 68847 ZIP code.

There are nine internet providers serving the 68847 area, and 98.25% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among nine internet providers in 68847, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 150 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 68847

The largest internet providers serving the 68847 ZIP code are Frontier, Spectrum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all in the 68847 ZIP code, covering 95% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 98% of the area. Kearney’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 68847 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$27.99/mo.
Max download speed

24 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

95%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in the 68847 ZIP code, covering 95% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier 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 Frontier start at $27.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Kearney, $44.69.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Kearney, $0.48.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 24 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in 68847 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Kearney's providers, 52 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

98%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 68847 ZIP code, covering 98% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 68847 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 Kearney, $44.69.

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 Kearney, $0.48.

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 68847 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Kearney's providers, 52 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 the 68847 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 68847 ZIP 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 Kearney, $44.69.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Kearney, $0.48.

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 68847 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Kearney's providers, 52 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 68847 frequently asked questions

Prairie Hills Wireless is the fastest internet provider in the 68847 ZIP code with download speeds up to 150 Mbps. These speeds are available to 1.998% of households in 68847. The next fastest internet provider in the 68847 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 98% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in the 68847 ZIP with service starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Kearney, $44.69.

USA Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 68847 ZIP code, covering 94% of the city.

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.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

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